Events

Presentation at 11th International Microinsurance Conferece: Understanding the opportunity for MSME insurance

In November 2015, Cenfri staff members attended the 11th International Microinsurance Conference hosted by the Munich Re Foundation and the Microinsurance Network in Casablanca, Morocco. At the conference Jeremy Gray presented evidence on the risk experience of SMMEs and their coping mechanisms from six MAP pilot countries. The presentation “Understanding the opportunity for MSME insurance” formed part of a panel discussion entitled “Servicing SMEs”

7th AFI Global Policy Forum, Maputo, Mozambique (Sept 2015)

In September 2015, Cenfri and insight2impact (i2i) team members participated in the 7th AFI Global Policy Forum in Maputo, Mozambique. The event was attended by over 450 senior financial inclusion policymakers and regulators, along with leaders from international organisations and the private sector. Herman Smit, interim lead of i2i, made an introductory presentation to the Alliance for Financial Inclusion Data Working Group (FIDWG) on the new i2i facility, which is jointly hosted between FinMark Trust and Cenfri to advance the impact of data in financial inclusion.

SADC Financial Inclusion Indaba (July 2015)

The SADC Secretariat, in partnership with the South African Treasury, SADC Banking Association and FinMark Trust, hosted the SADC Financial Inclusion Indaba, a regional workshop on Financial Inclusion, on the 23 and 24 July 2015 at the Balalaika Hotel in Sandton, Johannesburg, South Africa. The purpose of the conference was to create a platform for public and private sector stakeholders across the SADC region to share their financial inclusion initiatives, learn from each other's experiences, and discuss local innovations and approaches to increase financial inclusion.

CGAP Measuring Market Development Learning Event (June 2015)

In June 2015, insight2impact (i2i) team members attended a learning event on Measuring Market Development hosted by the Consultative Group to Assist the Poor (CGAP) in Paris, France. The purpose of the event was to convene key stakeholders involved in financial inclusion market development programmes to assist them to better measure the impact of their work.   In market development programmes, funders take on a facilitative role to catalyse change. This indirect role is often challenging to attribute impact to. Funders are rethinking how they can measure their programmes to better demonstrate their impact, as well as learn from the…
 
Events

Presentation at 11th International Microinsurance Conferece: Understanding the opportunity for MSME insurance

In November 2015, Cenfri staff members attended the 11th International Microinsurance Conference hosted by the Munich Re Foundation and the Microinsurance Network in Casablanca, Morocco. At the conference Jeremy Gray presented evidence on the risk experience of SMMEs and their coping mechanisms from six MAP pilot countries. The presentation “Understanding the opportunity for MSME insurance” formed part of a panel discussion entitled “Servicing SMEs”

7th AFI Global Policy Forum, Maputo, Mozambique (Sept 2015)

In September 2015, Cenfri and insight2impact (i2i) team members participated in the 7th AFI Global Policy Forum in Maputo, Mozambique. The event was attended by over 450 senior financial inclusion policymakers and regulators, along with leaders from international organisations and the private sector. Herman Smit, interim lead of i2i, made an introductory presentation to the Alliance for Financial Inclusion Data Working Group (FIDWG) on the new i2i facility, which is jointly hosted between FinMark Trust and Cenfri to advance the impact of data in financial inclusion.

SADC Financial Inclusion Indaba (July 2015)

The SADC Secretariat, in partnership with the South African Treasury, SADC Banking Association and FinMark Trust, hosted the SADC Financial Inclusion Indaba, a regional workshop on Financial Inclusion, on the 23 and 24 July 2015 at the Balalaika Hotel in Sandton, Johannesburg, South Africa. The purpose of the conference was to create a platform for public and private sector stakeholders across the SADC region to share their financial inclusion initiatives, learn from each other's experiences, and discuss local innovations and approaches to increase financial inclusion.

CGAP Measuring Market Development Learning Event (June 2015)

In June 2015, insight2impact (i2i) team members attended a learning event on Measuring Market Development hosted by the Consultative Group to Assist the Poor (CGAP) in Paris, France. The purpose of the event was to convene key stakeholders involved in financial inclusion market development programmes to assist them to better measure the impact of their work.   In market development programmes, funders take on a facilitative role to catalyse change. This indirect role is often challenging to attribute impact to. Funders are rethinking how they can measure their programmes to better demonstrate their impact, as well as learn from the…
 

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