Call for proposals- 11th International Microinsurance Conference

Call for proposals- 11th International Microinsurance Conference

The 11th International Microinsurance Conference will take place in Morocco from 3 – 5 November 2015. Around 400 participants and experts from around the world will discuss and identify ways of accelerating growth and economic viability in microinsurance. To cover subjects that are currently of interest, the conference organisers are calling for proposals. Deadline: 8 May 2015. >more

The 2015 RISK Award goes to Pune, India

The 2015 RISK Award honors and funds an innovative project in India. The winning project reduces disaster risks faced by the most vulnerable especially by women and children in slum populations in Pune. The prize was awarded during the UN World Conference on Disaster Risk Reduction in Sendai, Japan. >more

Munich Re Foundation 2014 report

To provide effective aid for people at risk, Munich Re Foundation pursues a strategy that rests on three pillars: knowledge accumulation, education and direct help on the ground. Read more about our work and projects in the new Munich Re Foundation 2014 report. >more

Zambia plans to increase microinsurance outreach to six million policies by 2019

From 9 to 12 March 2015, the Zambia Microinsurance Technical Advisory Group (TAG) in collaboration with the FSDZ, ILO’s Impact Insurance Facility hosted a regional conference. Key topic: Microinsurance business models and strategies for Africa. >more