Caribbean Countries to Benefit from Access to Insurance for the Fisheries Sector. | SMN News

Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands:— CCRIF SPC and the World Bank are pleased to announce that on July 1, the Facility issued the Caribbean Oceans and Aquaculture Sustainability FaciliTy (COAST) fisheries parametric insurance policy to two of its member governments – Grenada and Saint Lucia. The COAST insurance policies provide coverage for fisherfolk and other players in the fisheries industry to enable them to recover quickly after weather-related events. Initial funding for COAST has been provided by the U.S. State Department.

The COAST insurance product is another in a list of innovative parametric insurance products that are provided by CCRIF to

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