ACRE Africa joins Business Call to Action with a pledge to reduce the burden of weather- and climate-related risks on smallholder farmers
Nairobi, 10 August 2017 – Kenya-based insurance service provider ACRE Africa has joined Business Call to Action (BCtA) by committing to strengthen the resilience of 1 million African farmers to climate risks with its micro-insurance products by 2020.
Launched in 2008, BCtA aims to accelerate progress towards the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) by challenging companies to develop inclusive
business models that engage people with less than US$8 per day in purchasing power as consumers, producers, suppliers and distributors. It is supported by several international organizations and hosted by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP).