Understanding financial agricultural risk for smallholder farmers in developing countries: what do we know and not know?

Understanding financial agricultural risk for smallholder farmers in developing countries: what do we know and not know?

3ie Evidence gap map report 9

Bidisha Barooah, Bharat Kaushish, Jyotsna Puri and Beryl Leach

This evidence gap map report examines the evidence on financial agricultural risk management instruments for smallholder farmers. The authors identified areas where there are (or are not) impact evaluations and systematic reviews that study these instruments. Research on the role of product quality, financial and product knowledge is lacking. Most instruments, and insurance in particular, have low take-up, hence an important question is what can be done to increase uptake.

EGM13

Improving and sustaining livelihoods through group-based interventions: mapping the evidence

Evidence gap map 3ie 2019
This evidence gap map report describes existing and missing evidence on the effects of livelihoods interventions provided through groups in rural India.

EGM12

Agricultural innovation: an evidence gap map

Evidence gap map 3ie 2017
This report outlines the main findings of an evidence gap map referring to agricultural inputs, practices and programmes aimed at improving farmers’ productivity and well-being.

EGM11

Social, behavioural and community engagement interventions for reproductive, maternal, newborn and child health: An evidence gap map

Evidence gap map 3ie 2017
This report outlines the main findings of an evidence gap map on social, behavioural and community engagement interventions related to reproductive, maternal, newborn and child health programmes in L&MICs.

Evidence for peacebuilding: an evidence gap map

Evidence for peacebuilding: an evidence gap map

Evidence gap map 3ie 2015

Around 70 per cent of fragile states have seen conflict since 1989 and 30 per cent of official development assistance is spent in fragile and conflict-affected situations.

Land-use change and forestry programmes: evidence on the effects on greenhouse gas emissions and food security

Land-use change and forestry programmes: evidence on the effects on greenhouse gas emissions and food security

Evidence gap map 3ie 2016

This report presents the findings of an evidence gap map that assesses the evidence available on the effects of land-use change and forestry programmes on greenhouse gas emissions and human welfare