Member profile: IFAD

Thursday, December 13, 2018

IFAD - the International Fund for Agricultural Development - is one of the Network’s longest-standing members. We talked to Francesco Rispoli, now IFAD’s Country Programme Manager for Rwanda and Tanzania (previously Senior Technical Specialist in Inclusive Rural Financial Services) about the future for agricultural Microinsurance and his time as a MiN Board member.

Emily Coleman, Insurance Specialist at IFAD and also a MiN member contributed to this interview.

MiN: How has the MiN evolved since IFAD joined ten years ago?

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Apply now for the Leadership and Diversity for Innovation Program!

Tuesday, December 11, 2018

Women's World Banking's Leadership and Diversity for Innovation Program is now accepting applications. 

This one-year global leadership programme is designed for senior executives from financial service providers, FinTechs or MNOs in emerging markets and high-potential women leaders from their respective institutions. 

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ILO's Impact Insurance Facility and Cenfri reflect on decade-long progress in inclusive insurance

Monday, December 3, 2018

As long-time MiN members ILO's Impact Insurance Facility and Cenfri celebrate a decade of existence this year, they took stock of the progress made over the last ten years and also looked ahead to what is to come in the world of inclusive insurance.

Insurance matters more than ever the ever-changing world of risk. Over the last ten years, there has been a significant uptake of insurance by emerging consumers driven by banks, MFIs, MNOs and retailers, however have prducts offered through these channels delivered value to clients?

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