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24 September 2020

When considering the spread of the COVID-19 pandemic in India local ICMIF member The DHAN Foundation observed two major impacts in Indian society. One was on health of the individuals that were affected by the COVID-...

24 September 2020

Just over 530,000 households from low-income communities are now covered with mutual microinsurance thanks to ICMIF’s 5-5-5 DHAN Foundation (DHAN) project in India. This equates to 2.65 million people being protected...

24 September 2020

In India, ICMIF member SEWA (Self Employed Women Association) reports that the Coronavirus pandemic is having devastating effects on the lower income population and, in particular, migrant workers. 

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CARD MBA and KMBA ranked highly in the 2019 Insurance Industry ASEAN Corporate Scorecard Assessment
12 February 2020

During its 71st anniversary celebration held on 28 January 2020 at the Philippine International Convention Centre in Metro Manila, the Philippine Insurance Commission (IC), the regulator of the insurance industry in...

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...

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