10th International Microinsurance Conference 2014 - Call for proposals

10th International Microinsurance Conference 2014 - Call for proposals

From 11 to 13 November 2014, the 10th International Microinsurance Conference will take place in Mexico City. Around 500 participants and experts will discuss challenges. To cover subjects that are currently of interest, the conference organisers are calling for proposals. >more

Dialogue forum on 3 April 2014: Starved and stuffed – are we eating ourselves sick?

Food and health: what is the current situation? Obesity is on the rise, sugar has become a popular drug and the demand for fast food continues to grow. Why have our eating habits changed so much? How can we succeed in leading a healthy life? >more

Dialogue forum on 25 March 2014: How "organic" is organic food?

Pesticide-laden tomatoes, stretched olive oil, excessive antibiotics in meat – in the wake of food scandals in the past, the boom in organic products remains unbroken. But how good is organic really? >more

Tanzania approves microinsurance regulation

Over 120 insurance experts participated in the Learning Session Tanzania, which took place on 24 and 25 March 2014 in Dar es Salaam. The Tanzanian Insurance Regulatory Authority has just approved new regulations for microinsurance. >more