Explore Government Support Measures and Implications of Crop Insurance from International Experience
Asia-Pacific Information Platform on Agricultural Policy (AP).
Whit the climate change and the risk of commercial insurance companies, the government should be devoted to establishing agriculture insurance fund, building risk transfer systems and reinsurance mechanisms, improving techniques on loss assessment. Leaning from international experience, we developing our own way and specialize the crop insurance depend on domestic famer condition. Due to climate change, many natural hazards take place in Taiwan such as typhoons, triggering floods, landslides, droughts, tsunamis, government need to build strong policy in agriculture insurance. In this report, showing that Taiwan government program of Agriculture insurance and turns agricultural insurances to tool for risk management in the agricultural production sector, not only for disaster damage loss coverage.