Extending mutual microinsurance to 5 million uninsured households in five countries over five years.

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Uplift member I-Cards being created on within minutes of enrolment
03 May 2017

From 26 April 2017, Uplift has begun issuing on the spot Identity Cards (I-Cards) to its members at the time of enrolment. The turnaround time in issuing I-Cards has reduced from 30-45 days to half an hour. This has...

Andrea & Erna with the Uplift team in Pune, India
03 May 2017

It’s been a short while since they returned from India but it’s got to be said: Andrea Poodt and Erna Kuiper are still enthusiastic about the technical assistance assignment they completed as part of ICMIF’s 5-5-5...

Photo of Ryan Trevor (from The Co-operators, Canada) during his visit to Uplift in India
26 April 2017

Ryan Trevor, an Insurance & Financial Advisor for The Co-operators (Canada), was in India recently as part of his Executive Masters of Business Administration (EMBA) degree and asked if he could visit Uplift...

Claims process training of Uplift staff in Mumbai office, April 2017
26 April 2017

Uplift opened a new office in Mumbai in April to better serve new members joining as part of its project through ICMIF's 5-5-5 Mutual Microinsurance Strategy.

Through the 5-5-5 Strategy, Uplift aims to bring...

26 April 2017

On 2 April 2017, Uplift opened its first pharmacy in Pune, India under its ‘ALL BE WELL’ brand. The pharmacy, will provide access to low-cost generic medicines and discounts to Uplift members across Pune and Mumbai...

16 March 2017

The International Cooperative and Mutual Insurance Federation (ICMIF) has this week announced that it will be working with the Development of Humane Action (DHAN) Foundation, India, to supply an additional 1.17...

16 March 2017

The Achmea Foundation, a Netherlands-based member of the International Cooperative and Mutual Insurance Federation (ICMIF) has joined other ICMIF member organisations in supporting ICMIF’s 5-5-5 Mutual Microinsurance...

16 March 2017

Länsförsäkringar AB, Sweden, has announced its support for the International Cooperative and Mutual Insurance Federation's (ICMIF) 5-5-5 Mutual Microinsurance Strategy in India. This support will go towards assisting...

22 December 2016

There has been significant progress with the International Cooperative and Mutual Insurance Federation’s (ICMIF) 5-5-5 Mutual Microinsurance Strategy in India, with the selection of the first two cooperatives to...

25 November 2016

ICMIF member Takaful Insurance of Africa’s innovative index-based livestock insurance policy has been recognized internationally for its success protecting low-income pastoralist farmers in Kenya from drought and...

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