Securing the Masses: An Assessment of Jan Suraksha Schemes

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Jan Suraksha, a combination of three schemes - PMSBY (accident insurance), PMJJBY (life insurance), APY (pension product) - is India's tryst to insure the country's masses and is part of the largest financial inclusion programme in the world. The policy brief, Securing the Masses: An Assessment of Jan Suraksha Schemes, looks at the main takeaways, as well as the primary recommendations, including the current state, how it can be expanded to reach more lives, and the challenges when it comes to customer awareness, claims and administrative processes.

Global Standard-Setting Bodies and Financial Inclusion for the Poor - Toward Proportionate Standards and Guidance

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The multi-year Financial Inclusion Action Plan approved by G-20 leaders at the November 2010 Seoul Summit recognizes the commitments of the global financial sector standards-setting bodies (SSBs) to “support financial inclusion” and encourages SSBs “to further explore . . .
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