The present study is part of an effort by the World Bank and the State of Paraíba to assess agricultural sector risks as a contribution to the strategic economic development and poverty reduction agenda of the State Government. It is composed of two phases: 1) Agricultural Sector Risk Identification and Prioritization and 2) Risk Management Strategy and Action Plan. The study was conducted in close collaboration with the Cooperar Agency (which is currently preparing a World Bank–financed project) and the Secretary of Agriculture of Paraíba.

About the Presenters

Diego Arias