Upcoming Events

  • 02.09.2019 to 03.09.2019
    2 days
    Frankfurt, Germany | Workshops and Seminars, Global

    The year 2019 marks 10 years of Access to Insurance Initiative. To celebrate its anniversary, and the key milestones, the A2ii has been running its #A2ii10 campaign throughout 2019.

  • 04.09.2019 to 05.09.2019
    2 days
    Frankfurt, Germany | Partner Events

    Organisers: EIOPA and Goethe University

  • 04.11.2019
    1 day
    Dhaka, Bangladesh | Consultative Forum, Asia and Pacific, Agricultural and Disaster Risk Insurance

    Poor and vulnerable people in the developing world are affected most by natural disasters. They suffer disproportionately due to their higher vulnerability and exposure and lower ability to cope and recover. In 2019, our Consultative Forums explore how insurance providers, policymakers, insurance regulators and supervisors can collaborate to reduce the protection gap and help to build resilience in the face of climate risk and natural disasters.

  • 18.11.2019 to 22.11.2019
    5 days
    San José, Costa Rica | Inclusive Insurance Training, Latin America, Inclusive Insurance Regulation

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    El Programa de Capacitación en Seguros Inclusivos para Supervisores de América Latina es organizado conjuntamente por la Superintendencia General de Seguros (SUGESE), la Asociación de Supervisores de Seguros de América Latina (ASSAL), la Iniciativa de Acceso a los Seguros (A2ii), la Asociación internacional de supervisores de seguros (IAIS), y el Toronto Centre. La capacitación se llevará a cabo del 18 al 22 de noviembre de 2019, en San José, Costa Rica.

Past Events

  • 03.07.2014 to 04.07.2014
    2 days
    Jamaica | Workshops and Seminars

    On July 3rd and 4th, the A2ii, the Multilateral Investment Fund (MIF), a member of the Inter-American Development Bank (IADB) Group, and the Financial Services Commission from Jamaica carried out two final workshops to present the findings and recommendations of the Jamaica microinsurance country diagnostic.

  • 26.06.2014
    Worldwide | Consultation Calls, Agricultural and Disaster Risk Insurance

    The fourth consultation call focused on agriculture insurance, an issue that has hardly been discussed when considering inclusive insurance markets. It was attended by almost 30 supervisors from various jurisdictions across Asia, Africa, Latin America and the Caribbean.

  • 05.06.2014
    1 day
    Kigali, Rwanda | Workshops and Seminars

    The African Insurance Organization (AIO), the Access to Insurance Initiative (A2ii), the International Association of Insurance Supervisors (IAIS), and the Microinsurance Network (MIN) hosted a Policy Seminar on Microinsurance Regulation for Insurance Supervisory Authorities in Kigali, Rwanda.

  • 22.05.2014
    Worldwide | Consultation Calls, Consumer Protection

    “This is the third call I’ve participated on and I can say that in terms of the quality of the outputs and the conversations taking place between supervisors, it’s shown to be immensely beneficial and I think that’s consistent with the feedback that has been returned to the A2ii and IAIS from IAIS members.”

    These were the opening remarks made by IAIS Secretariat staff Conor Donaldson for the third Consultation Call held on 22 May.

  • 24.04.2014
    Worldwide | Consultation Calls, Inclusive Insurance Regulation, Digital Technology

    "Technical innovations are a key issue, not only for financial inclusion, but for the future development of the (insurance) regulatory approach." These were the opening remarks of IAIS Secretary General Yoshihiro Kawai in the A2ii’s second Consultation Call on 24 April.

  • 27.03.2014
    Worldwide | Consultation Calls, Inclusive Insurance Regulation

    "Setting guidelines does not mean anything without implementation." These were the opening remarks of IAIS Secretary General Yoshihiro Kawai in the A2ii’s first Consultation Hour call on 27 March. The first call focused on the definition of microinsurance. It was attended by 35 participants from across Asia, Africa and Latin America.  

  • 16.12.2013 to 17.12.2013
    2 days
    Lima, Peru | Workshops and Seminars

    In December, Superintendencia de Banca, Seguros y AFP (SBS), the Peruvian supervisor, hosted two stakeholder workshops to present and discuss the Peru diagnostic findings.

  • 12.11.2013
    half day
    Jakarta, Indonesia | Consultative Forum, Workshops and Seminars, Event Reports

    The IAIS and Microinsurance Network, supported by A2ii, organized a Consultative Forum to provide a platform for public-private dialogue. The first forum focused on microinsurance business models, distribution and regulatory implications and was attended by more than 100 participants from 40 countries.

  • 04.11.2013
    half day
    Colombia | Workshops and Seminars

    As part of the joint IADB/A2ii project „Implementation of Regulatory and Supervisory Standards in Microinsurance Markets in Latin America”, the Financial Services Commission (FSC) from Jamaica hosted a kick-off national workshop that served as starting point for the Jamaican microinsurance country diagnostic. 

  • 17.10.2013 to 18.10.2013
    2 days
    Colombia | Workshops and Seminars

    As part of the joint IADB/a2ii project „Implementation of Regulatory and Supervisory Standards in Microinsurance Markets in Latin America“, the Superintendencia Financiera de Colombia (SFC) hosted 2 workshops in Bogotá, on October 17 - 18, 2013.