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Self-paced course
Food and Agriculture Organisation of the United Nations, FAO

Agricultural risk management tools

Risks in agriculture arise from a variety of sources. There are several risk management options that can be used to either mitigate, transfer or cope with risks in agriculture. Choosing the most appropriate tool depends on various factors such as type of risk, tools availability, and level of responsibility. This course focuses on what can be done at the farm, local area/community, and national levels to manage risks in agriculture. Besides that, it touches Social Protection and Productive Safety Nets on the tool 12.