Events

Microinsurance Zambia: Innovation Workshop (2010)

While it is a social protection tool that can reduce vulnerability among the poor, microinsurance also presents a viable business opportunity for insurers in developing countries. Innovative business models will be required to access this market in a sustainable manner and offer value to clients. In February 2010, Cenfri facilitated a workshop on innovation in microinsurance business models in Lusaka, Zambia. Click here to download the workshop presentation (PDF: 1.6MB)

FSI meeting on microinsurance (2010)

Cenfri participated in the recent microinsurance meeting hosted by the Financial Stability Institute’s in Basel (6-8 July 2010). The meeting was hosted in collaboration with the Access to Insurance Initiative (A2ii) (click here to read more about the A2ii) and attended by an audience of supervisors from 21 developing countries. The focus was on discussing the latest developments in microinsurance and particularly the implications for policy and regulation.Click below to access Cenfri's presentations at this event: Innovations in the Product Design, Distribution and Servicing of Claims by Doubell Chamberlain: Click here to download presentation (PDF 582.27kb). Formalisation of Informal markets by Hennie Bester…

Microinsurance on supervisor’ agenda

Microinsurance is becoming an increasingly important item on the agenda of supervisors globally.   The 16th Annual IAIS conference was held in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil from 21 – 24 October 2009. Emerging markets make up the bulk of the IAIS membership and have been catalytic in placing the issues of developing countries on the agenda of the IAIS. Demonstrating the growing importance of microinsurance and market development to the membership of the IAIS, the theme of this conference was “Insurance as a Means of Socio Economic Development” and the opening plenary was dedicated to the topic of microinsurance.  …

Cenfri presentation: A2ii policy seminar (Dakar, Nov 2009)

Cenfri participated in a special Access to Insurance Initiative session for policymakers and regulators that was arranged back-to-back with the Munich Re Foundation Microinsurance Conference. Hennie Bester delivered a presentation entitled “Enabling policies for microinsurance market development in Africa”. Download presentation here
 
Events

Microinsurance Zambia: Innovation Workshop (2010)

While it is a social protection tool that can reduce vulnerability among the poor, microinsurance also presents a viable business opportunity for insurers in developing countries. Innovative business models will be required to access this market in a sustainable manner and offer value to clients. In February 2010, Cenfri facilitated a workshop on innovation in microinsurance business models in Lusaka, Zambia. Click here to download the workshop presentation (PDF: 1.6MB)

FSI meeting on microinsurance (2010)

Cenfri participated in the recent microinsurance meeting hosted by the Financial Stability Institute’s in Basel (6-8 July 2010). The meeting was hosted in collaboration with the Access to Insurance Initiative (A2ii) (click here to read more about the A2ii) and attended by an audience of supervisors from 21 developing countries. The focus was on discussing the latest developments in microinsurance and particularly the implications for policy and regulation.Click below to access Cenfri's presentations at this event: Innovations in the Product Design, Distribution and Servicing of Claims by Doubell Chamberlain: Click here to download presentation (PDF 582.27kb). Formalisation of Informal markets by Hennie Bester…

Microinsurance on supervisor’ agenda

Microinsurance is becoming an increasingly important item on the agenda of supervisors globally.   The 16th Annual IAIS conference was held in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil from 21 – 24 October 2009. Emerging markets make up the bulk of the IAIS membership and have been catalytic in placing the issues of developing countries on the agenda of the IAIS. Demonstrating the growing importance of microinsurance and market development to the membership of the IAIS, the theme of this conference was “Insurance as a Means of Socio Economic Development” and the opening plenary was dedicated to the topic of microinsurance.  …

Cenfri presentation: A2ii policy seminar (Dakar, Nov 2009)

Cenfri participated in a special Access to Insurance Initiative session for policymakers and regulators that was arranged back-to-back with the Munich Re Foundation Microinsurance Conference. Hennie Bester delivered a presentation entitled “Enabling policies for microinsurance market development in Africa”. Download presentation here
 

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