The GIZ Sector Project "Financial Systems Approaches to Insurance" represents the German Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ), Division Economic Policy/Financial Sector, in the Microinsurance Network. BMZ supports the Microinsurance Network at secretariat and working group level with financial and in-kind contributions. The Consumer Protection Task Force is facilitated by the Sector Project. The Sector Project "Financial Systems Approaches to Insurance" supports German Development Cooperation and their projects through innovative concepts, strategies and instruments with global relevance for financial inclusion in the insurance sphere. On behalf of BMZ, the Sector Project also hosts the Secretariat of Access to Insurance Initiative.