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

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05 December 2019
Insurance for low-income markets, or microinsurance, provides a means for smallholder farmers to protect themselves from this financial loss.

Peter Kiruthi, a livestock farmer from Kiambu County (Kenya) explains the...

11 November 2019
A large majority of Indian workers are employed in the unorganised sector, and with little income security this makes them very vulnerable to the everyday risks they face.

The DHAN Foundation, a pioneering Indian...

07 November 2019
The Asia and Oceania Association of ICMIF (AOA) and ICMIF are pleased to announce that the final agenda of AOA/ICMIF Microinsurance Seminar on Monday 11 November 2019.

The Seminar is taking place prior to the ICMIF...

23 September 2019

The United Nations, Germany, the UK and the insurance industry yesterday (22 September 2019) announced a series of coordinated commitments aimed at increasing climate change resilience for the most vulnerable...

29 August 2019

Launched in June 2016, the ICMIF 5-5-5 Mutual Microinsurance Strategy (the “5-5-5”) aims to insure 5 million lives in five countries (Colombia, India, Kenya, the Philippines and Sri Lanka) over a period of five years...

28 June 2019

Shaun Tarbuck, Chief Executive at the International Cooperative and Mutual Insurance Federation (ICMIF), was interviewed last week by AM Best TV at the International Insurance Society (IIS) Global Forum in Singapore...

26 June 2019

A one-day microinsurance seminar has been added to the programme for the forthcoming ICMIF Biennial Conference which takes place in November 2019 in Auckland (New Zealand).

The microinsurance seminar will...

21 June 2019

A new study from the University of Cambridge Institute for Sustainability Leadership has, for the first time, analysed how mutual microinsurance, a community-owned model of insurance, contributes to...

04 June 2019

We are delighted to let you know that ICMIF will be holding a 30-minute webinar on Thursday 27 June on Technical Assistance opportunities available through the ICMIF 5-5-5 Mutual Microinsurance Strategy.

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25 April 2019

Nearly 300,000 previously uninsured people from low-income and disadvantaged communities in India are now protected with a health or life microinsurance policy by ICMIF Indian member the DHAN Foundation.

This...

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