• 12th International Microinsurance Conference - Mobile phones are driving microinsurance growth

    12th International Microinsurance Conference - Mobile phones are driving microinsurance growth

    Microinsurance reaches a promising 7% of the Sri Lankan population according to the latest Landscape Studies figures which analyse the status of Microinsurance in Sri Lanka and Mobile Insurance in Asia. The number of policies sold via mobile phones exceeds 40 million in the region. The results of the studies were published at the 12th International Microinsurance Conference.
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  • New studies on landscape of microinsurance in Sri Lanka & MNOs in Asia released

    New studies on landscape of microinsurance in Sri Lanka & MNOs in Asia released

    Mobile Network Operators (MNOs) provided microinsurance coverage through mobile phones to more than 40 million people in Asia, estimates a new study on mobile insurance in the region, carried out by the Microinsurance Network and Munich Re Foundation, based on 2013-2016 data. >more

  • Agenda - #12thIMC

    Agenda - #12thIMC

    Over 80 speakers and facilitators shared their knowledge in 30 sessions. >more

  • Partners and sponsors of the 12th International Microinsurance Conference - #12thIMC

    Partners and sponsors of the 12th International Microinsurance Conference - #12thIMC

    The 12th International Microinsurance Conference will be hosted by Insurance Association of Sri Lanka (IASL) in cooperation with the Munich Re Foundation and the Microinsurance Network, supported by the Insurance Board of Sri Lanka. We also welcome the Center for the Economic Analysis of Risk (CEAR) at Georgia State University, ILO's Impact Insurance Facility, GIZ, a2ii, IIS, IAA and the World Bank as content partners of the conference. >more

  • 13th International Microinsurance Conference, 7-9 November 2017, Lima, Peru

    13th International Microinsurance Conference, 7-9 November 2017, Lima, Peru

    The 13th International Microinsurance Conference will take place in Peru from 7 – 9 November 2017. Approximately 400 participants and experts from around the world will discuss and identify ways of accelerating growth and economic viability in microinsurance. The conference will be hosted by APESEG, the Munich Re Foundation and the Microinsurance Network. >more

12th IMC will boost microinsurance in Sri Lanka

12th IMC will boost microinsurance in Sri Lanka

The 12th International Microinsurance Conference has concluded in Colombo on 17 November 2016. “The sector has received a boost and Public-Private-Partnerships will be receiving more emphasis” said the Chairperson of the Insurance Board of Sri Lanka. >more

Proportionate regulatory frameworks in Inclusive Insurance: Lessons from a decade of microinsurance regulation

Proportionate regulatory frameworks in Inclusive Insurance: Lessons from a decade of microinsurance regulation

New publication on experience with microinsurance regulation launched at the 12th International Microinsurance Conference on 16 November 2016. The publication looks back at what supervisory approaches have been undertaken since 2005, and draws lessons from the past. >more

Women in inclusive insurance markets

Women in inclusive insurance markets

GIZ pre-releases selected chapters of an upcoming publication on women in inclusive insurance markets at the 12th International Microinsurance Conference. >more

12th International Microinsurance Conference opened on 15 November 2016 in Colombo, Sri Lanka

12th International Microinsurance Conference opened on 15 November 2016 in Colombo, Sri Lanka

The 12th International Microinsurance Conference was opened by Hon. Ravi Karunanayaka, Minister of Finance of Sri Lanka on 15 November 2016 in Colombo. The opening ceremony included welcome remarks by Dirk Pereira, President of the hosting Insurance Association of Sri Lanka and Idrani Sugathadesa, Chairperson of the Insurance Board of Sri Lanka. >more

Learning Sessions

Learning Sessions

The Learning Sessions have been complementing the International Microinsurance Conference since 2011. They are designed to address topics that are particularly relevant to a specific group of experts, country or region. The events are organised jointly with international and local partners in various countries. >more

World Map of Microinsurance

World Map of Microinsurance

In 2006, first results from the ground-breaking study "The Landscape of Microinsurance in the World's 100 Poorest Countries" were published followed by a series of landscape studies. The World Map of Microinsurance (WMM) hosts data and analysis from the landscape studies, which are displayed visually on an interactive world map. >more