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

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27 November 2017

More than 3,221,645 people are now covered by mutual microinsurance, thanks to ICMIF’s 5-5-5 Mutual Microinsurance Strategy operationalised in 2 of the 5 countries.

Since June 2016, ICMIF has been working with...

5-5-5 team members attend the ICMIF Biennial Conference 2017
23 November 2017

The International Cooperative and Mutual Insurance Federation's (ICMIF) 5-5-5 Mutual Microinsurance Strategy is now supported by 20 member organisations from 13 countries across the world.

The 5-5-5 Mutual...

Inga Beale
31 October 2017
In an interview recorded at ICMIF's recent Biennial Conference in London (17-20 October), Dame Inga Beale, Lloyd’s Of London CEO, spoke about the role of mutual and cooperative insurers in closing the protection gap....
26 September 2017

On 2 April 2017, Uplift opened the first pharmacy in Pune under its ‘ALL BE WELL’ brand. In India, buying over the counter medicines form most out of pocket expenditure on health care. In urban areas, about 68% of...

Dr Swati Shinde conducting a health talk
01 August 2017

India has the highest number of people in the world without access to safe water (75.8 million people). A lack of access to clean water causes leads to diarrhoeal diseases in children which in turn is associated with...

20 July 2017

With the advent of Monsoons, Uplift has begun putting into action its Monsoon plan. As part of risk reduction and early diagnosis measures, a series of health talks and check-up camps are being organized in...

17 July 2017

A first-of-its-kind report on mutual and cooperative microinsurance in India entitled The missing chapter of microinsurance in India: a diagnostic of mutuals has today been published by the International Cooperative...

28 June 2017

The Co-operators, a Canadian based member of the International Cooperative and Mutual Insurance Federation (ICMIF), has agreed to provide Indian member Uplift Mutuals with actuarial assistance for developing its...

20 June 2017

Uplift has a centralized benefit management committee comprising two-member representative from each partner organization. All partner organizations that have 3000 + members will get a seat in the benefit management...

15 June 2017
Uplift signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Samagra, a Pune based social enterprise, which provides affordable and accessible sanitation services to 10,000 urban Poor. This partnership will mark the beginning of...

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