08.07.2019 to 12.07.20195 daysTurin, Italy | Partner Events
The ILO’s Impact Insurance Academy is a unique opportunity to learn from more than ten years of experience and innovations in inclusive insurance facilitated by the ILO’s Impact Insurance Facility.
By combining plenary sessions with specific electives by the choice of participants, participative activities, case studies and intensive discussions, the Academy offers a dynamic learning environment for participants and experts from all over the world to discuss ways of developing inclusive insurance.
15.07.2019 to 16.07.20192 days
05.08.2019 to 09.08.20194.5 daysJakarta, Indonesia | Workshops and Seminars, Asia and Pacific
We are pleased to invite you to the Training “Capacity Building for Insurance Supervisors - Leveraging Actuarial Skills” in Indonesia, Jakarta, jointly organised by the International Actuarial Association, the International Association of Insurance Supervisors, the Access to Insurance Initiative and the ASEAN Insurance Training and Research Institute, hosted by OJK Indonesia and funded by the UK Department for International Development.
30.05.2016 to 31.05.20162 daysCairo, Egypt | Partner Events
The Learning Session was attended by approximately 150 participants from the Egyptian Financial Supervisory Authority, the microinsurance sector, microfinance institutions, distribution channels and development partners.
19.05.20161hWorldwide | Consultation Calls, Inclusive Insurance Regulation
A regulatory definition of microinsurance delineates this business line from other types of insurance such as traditional or mass. Distinguishing microinsurance is important to facilitate product and business model innovation; while at the same time protecting typically more vulnerable microinsurance consumers.
16.05.2016 to 17.05.20162 daysAbidjan, Ivory Coast | Workshops and Seminars, CIMA, Digital Technology
The workshop set the tone for the future collaboration between the different supervisory stakeholders who all agreed on the need for a cross sectoral communication platform to be established.
16.05.20162 daysAbidjan, Côte d'Ivoire | Workshops and Seminars, Côte d' Ivoire, Digital Technology
In May 2016, the Inter-African Conference on Insurance Markets (CIMA) in partnership with the Access to Insurance Initiative (A2ii) hosted a workshop in Abidjan, Côte d'Ivoire. The main objective of the workshop was to provide inputs to assist CIMA in developing regulations to deal with mobile insurance that protect the policyholder and ensure financial stability. The workshop was also intended to create a framework for cooperation and information exchange between the supervisors and regulators involved in mobile insurance in the CIMA zone.
11.05.2016 to 12.05.20162 daysMarrakesh, Morocco | Workshops and Seminars, Event Reports, Digital Technology, Market Development
Over 70 representatives from supervisory authorities, the insurance industry and intermediary bodies came together at the 6th Consultative Forum on “innovative products for the emerging consumer” in Marrakesh, Morocco.
03.04.2016 to 07.04.20165 daysCairo, Egypt | Inclusive Insurance TrainingInclusive Insurance Training Program for Supervisors in the Middle East and North Africa and Sub-Saharan Africa
28 middle- to senior level insurance supervisors from 9 countries in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) and sub-Saharan Africa participated in the training program.
31.03.20161hWorldwide | Consultation Calls, Market Development
Innovative approaches to distribution are important to achieve scale and serve low-income groups that traditionally have not had access to insurance. Large client aggregators such as retailers with numerous sales agents and mobile network operators increasingly play an important role in distribution.
14.03.2016 to 18.03.20165 daysBangkok, Thailand | Inclusive Insurance Training
32 middle- to senior level insurance supervisors from 12 countries in Asia participated in the Inclusive Insurance Training Program for Supervisors in Asia that was hosted by the Office of Insurance Commission Thailand.
21.01.20161hWorldwide | Consultation Calls, Market Development
Regulatory incentives to foster the growth of inclusive insurance are important. Regulation needs to be proportionate to the nature, scale and complexity of risks inherent in individual insurance business and strike a balance between “motivating the industry” and “protecting the consumer” if it is going to achieve its intended objectives and expand access to insurance for low income consumers.
26.11.20151hWorldwide | Consultation Calls, Digital Technology, Consumer Protection
Mobile insurance has a huge potential in advancing inclusive insurance markets and has experienced rapid growth in recent years. However, it also brings with it new risks and challenges for insurance supervisors seeking to ensure policyholders are protected from abuse and fraud. Participants on the call will learn more about these risks and discuss potential supervisory responses. Additionally, different country examples will be shared with participants on the call.