Extending mutual microinsurance to 5 million uninsured households in five countries over five years.

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26 September 2017

On 2 April 2017, Uplift opened the first pharmacy in Pune under its ‘ALL BE WELL’ brand. In India, buying over the counter medicines form most out of pocket expenditure on health care. In urban areas, about 68% of...

26 September 2017

On 23 August 2017, Uplift began its operations under the ICMIF 5-5-5 program in Pune. Uplift has partnered with Samagra, a Pune based social enterprise, which provides affordable and accessible sanitation services to...

Dr Swati Shinde conducting a health talk
01 August 2017

India has the highest number of people in the world without access to safe water (75.8 million people). A lack of access to clean water causes leads to diarrhoeal diseases in children which in turn is associated with...

20 July 2017

With the advent of Monsoons, Uplift has begun putting into action its Monsoon plan. As part of risk reduction and early diagnosis measures, a series of health talks and check-up camps are being organized in...

17 July 2017

A first-of-its-kind report on mutual and cooperative microinsurance in India entitled The missing chapter of microinsurance in India: a diagnostic of mutuals has today been published by the International Cooperative...

28 June 2017

The Co-operators, a Canadian based member of the International Cooperative and Mutual Insurance Federation (ICMIF), has agreed to provide Indian member Uplift Mutuals with actuarial assistance for developing its...

20 June 2017

Uplift has a centralized benefit management committee comprising two-member representative from each partner organization. All partner organizations that have 3000 + members will get a seat in the benefit management...

15 June 2017
Uplift signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Samagra, a Pune based social enterprise, which provides affordable and accessible sanitation services to 10,000 urban Poor. This partnership will mark the beginning of...
Mrs Jyoti Sonawane receiving her cheque after a claim disbursement from Uplift
06 June 2017

As of 31 April this year, 1,294,089 individuals / 258,885 households previously uninsured are now covered by a mutual because of the now active country interventions in India and the Philippines for the 5-5-5 project...

Children dancing in the rain during monsoon season, India
26 May 2017

In the run up to the monsoons, Uplift has planned a series of measures to improve access to quality and affordable healthcare which will help their members cope with increased health risks. Below, Kumar Shailabh,...

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