Press release May 31, 2017
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Drawing on the experiences of Ghana, Mexico and the Philippines, the report “Proportionality in practice: Distribution" examines the practical aspects of distribution where insurance supervisors are flexible and adjust certain supervisory requirements in order to encourage the insurance industry to offer insurance to the underserved or those excluded from insurance services while protecting consumers.
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 report summarises the key take-aways and recommendations of the seminar on Financial Education: Challenges, Trends and Measures of Success in Supporting Financial Inclusion in Sub-Saharan Africa held in September 2016 in Sandton, South Africa.
This study contains a detailed risk assessment of the mobile insurance landscape in Ghana and develops a risk assessment framework, to be used for improving the regulatory guidelines for m-insurance products in Ghana. The study was commissioned by the GIZ project for Promoting Insurance in Ghana (PromIGH), on behalf of BMZ and at the request of the National Insurance Commission (NIC) of Ghana.
Uganda has a relatively undeveloped insurance market and there is clear potential for expansion, particularly through microinsurance. However, insurers face significant challenges in developing microinsurance beyond credit life.
Presentation at International Conference "Enabling Microinsurance Markets - Overcoming the challenges for the insurance industry, regulators and supervisors", 03 May 2010 in Berlin, Germany