Photo Release

July 09, 2018

Sen. Cynthia A. Villar in high level dialogue on Agri Insurance : Sen. Cynthia A. Villar, chair of the Committee on Agriculture and Food, discusses with Dennis Funa, Insurance Commissioner, how a system of insurance would greatly help small holder farmers recover from the destruction brought about by natural disasters. During the round table discussion on Agricultural Insurance organized by the Philippine Insurers and Reinsurers Association and the World Bank, Villar said Senate Bill 1759 or the Free Index-Based Crop Insurance which she authored, is one of her priority legislative measures.