farmers with World
Pula has worked with WFP over 3 years to provide crop insurance to farmers in Kitui, Kenya. Over the past three years, the programme has grown from 1,000 to about 10,000 insured farmers, and crop loss compensation amounting to US$766,000.
WFP Kenya: 10,000 farmers in Kitui County, Kenya
Our insurance payouts are key in stabilising household incomes during droughts and severe weather events. Farmers invest insurance payouts into the livelihoods of families through closing the food shortage, saving and paying off debts, and investing in assets like livestock and children’s education.
Empowering Smallholder Farmers with Central Bank of Nigeria – Anchor Borrowers Program
In 2020, Pula worked with the Central Bank of Nigeria to insure about 543,000 farmers for the wet season.
Of these, 196,301 were under the National Cotton Association of Nigeria (NACOTAN) and 235,907 were rice farmers under the Rice Farmers Association of Nigeria (RIFAN) and NIRSAL MFB.