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

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22 December 2016

There has been significant progress with the International Cooperative and Mutual Insurance Federation’s (ICMIF) 5-5-5 Mutual Microinsurance Strategy in India, with the selection of the first two cooperatives to...

25 November 2016

ICMIF member Takaful Insurance of Africa’s innovative index-based livestock insurance policy has been recognized internationally for its success protecting low-income pastoralist farmers in Kenya from drought and...

10 November 2016

Stephen Catlin, Deputy Executive Chairman of XL Catlin and Chairman of the Insurance Development Forum (IDF), last week told a gathering of development sector experts that a global framework of public-private...

17 October 2016

The Co-operators (Canada) last week announced its contribution to the International Cooperative and Mutual Insurance Federation's (ICMIF) 5-5-5 Mutual Microinsurance Strategy, which will guide the development of...

10 October 2016

September 28th saw an ambitious insurance-led risk management strategy get the green light from the Insurance Development Forum (IDF). This first-of-its-kind collaborative effort spanning the United Nations (UN), the...

16 August 2016

The first country intervention project of the International Cooperative and Mutual Insurance Federation’s (ICMIF) 5-5-5 Mutual Microinsurance Strategy was launched today in partnership with Uplift India Association ...

13 July 2016

ICMIF today applauded the inclusion of its emerging markets strategy in a B20 policy paper.

This year China is presiding over the B20 meetings in 2016.  B20 priorities aim to be aligned with those of the G20,...

18 April 2016

The formation of the Insurance Development Forum (IDF) was today announced in a joint release issued by leaders of the United Nations, the World Bank Group and the insurance industry, following a high level meeting...

24 February 2016

The forum was held at the Insurance Commission’s office in Manila and was attended by delegates from key organizations which included: members of RIMANSI’s network of Mutual Benefit Associations (MBAs); cooperative...

17 December 2015

2015 is the first year of the ICMIF 5-5-5 Mutual Microinsurance Strategy, which aims to extend mutual insurance to five million low income households over five years in five countries. The inaugural ICMIF/AOA 5-5-5...

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