IAG announces launch of microinsurance programme in Vietnam

Wednesday, February 18, 2015

Major insurer IAG and its partners are launching a microinsurance programme in Vietnam to help those with low income in a country where 70% of the population live in rural areas, often in poverty.

IAG’s AAA Assurance recently launched a suite of four microinsurance products covering personal accident, surgery and hospital cash, motorbike loss and theft and home fire protection in Vietnam.

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Report launched effectiveness insurers' response to Typhoon Haiyan

Thursday, February 12, 2015

The Microinsurance Network collaborated with GIZ RFPI to produce a report looking at how microinsurance service providers responded and performed in terms of claims processing and benefits payments in the Philippines in the aftermath of Typhoon Haiyan, and how that impacted the clients of these service providers.

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The Microinsurance Network is looking for a consultant

Wednesday, February 4, 2015

The Microinsurance Network, on the behalf of its Distribution Working Group and Consumer Protection Task Force, wishes to appoint a consultant(s) to evaluate client value and consumer protection risks in mobile phone based insurance models in microinsurance.

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Board sets direction for the Microinsurance Network

Wednesday, February 4, 2015

The new Board of the Microinsurance Network has decided on a clear focus for the coming years.

The Microinsurance Network will focus on increasing its representation and engagement in the regions, especially Latin America, Asia and Africa. It has also identified insurance companies as a key stakeholder through which to achieve its mission.

Find out more about what this means by reading the press release here.

 

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