Listen to our Expert Forum on disaster insurance

Tuesday, August 16, 2016

The recording of the Expert Forum on "Disaster insurance: How does it promote and protect the poor and their livelihoods?", with topic experts Ulrich Hess, of GIZ, Lourdes del Carpio of La Positiva Seguros y Reaseguros and independent consultant, Weijing Wang, moderator Annalisa Bianchessi, from the Network, and some 60 participants is now available. Listen to the recording to gain insights into disaster insurance schemes and case studies from Peru and China.

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June Member Meeting 2016 comes to a close

Friday, June 24, 2016

The Network's annual June Member Meeting, held in Königstein, Germany came to a close this past Wednesday, 22 June following a two-day agenda filled with insightful presentations, debates, discussions, networking and moments of leisurely entertainment mixed in for good measure. Around 50 participants contributed their time and expertise, to make this a meaningful and dynamic member meeting as well as a fruitful exchange of knowledge and ideas.

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Luxembourg insurance industry is intrigued by microinsurance

Friday, June 17, 2016
Jenny Nasr, Senior Development Coordinator, represented the Microinsurance Network at a conference organised by ILAC – the Luxembourg Institute for Actuaries and the Inclusive Finance Network Luxembourg (InFiNe) on the last week at the Ernst & Young headquarters in Luxembourg.
 
She presented the definition of microinsurance and examples of delivery channels, the latest findings in microinsurance coverage and gross written premiums in Africa, Asia, Latin America and the Caribbean.
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6th Consultative Forum: Regulators and industry convey microinsurance experiences in Africa

Thursday, June 2, 2016
Around 70 participants gathered from many African countries to attend the first day of the 6th Consultative Forum on “Innovative products for the emerging consumer”, in Marrakesh on 11 May 2016, co-organised by the Microinsurance Network, the International Association for Insurance Supervisors (IAIS), Access to Insurance Initiative (A2ii) and the African Insurance Organisation (AIO).
 
The Forum started with an introduction by Bachir Baddou, newly appointed president o
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Vacancy at the Network

Tuesday, May 24, 2016
The Network Secretariat is recruiting a Junior Communications and Administration Officer. The incumbent will support the Communications team in producing effective communication outputs and enhance visibility of the Network's activities, as well as support general administrative tasks within the Secretariat team.
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