COVID crisis highlights urgent need for inclusive insurance

Monday, November 2, 2020

Luxembourg / Munich - 2 November 2020. Governments and insurance companies must increase efforts to help millions of low-income people, households and businesses cope with the impacts of the Covid crisis and climate change - or risk exacerbating wealth and social gaps in emerging economies and undermining political and financial system stability.

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MiN member profile: Guardian Life

Thursday, October 29, 2020

Guardian Life is a company on a mission - “Insurance for All”. So far it has covered the lives of more than 11 million microcredit borrowers and their family members in Bangladesh. In their short journey, they have earned many national and international accolades for their smooth claim settlements, innovative products, IT solutions, largest life coverage etc.

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The ILO's Impact Insurance Facility partners with Habitat for Humanity and Britam to develop new property insurance solutions

Friday, October 16, 2020

In Kenya and many other countries, entrepreneurs, micro and small enterprises use their homes in business operations, be this in running small businesses from home or using their home for stock storage, for example. Therefore, this project not only supports people in protecting their homes, but in many instances, their business operations too.

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World Food Programme (WFP) receives the Nobel Prize

Monday, October 12, 2020

The need for international solidarity and multilateral cooperation is more conspicuous than ever. The Norwegian Nobel Committee has decided to award the Nobel Peace Prize for 2020 to the World Food Programme (WFP).

WFP has been a member of the Network for several years and have continued their efforts to combat hunger, to better conditions for peace in conflict-affected areas and to act as a driving force in efforts to prevent the use of hunger as a weapon of war and conflict.

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We are hiring a Knowledge Manager

Tuesday, September 29, 2020

Are you an effective communicator looking to make a difference? Do you want to put your skills to work and have a real impact in contributing to the development of insurance markets that work for the poor? Do you have a strong grasp of strategic messaging and packaging information for purpose? If so, why not join our growing, dedicated, multicultural and dynamic team in beautiful Luxembourg?

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Putting the ‘S’ back into ESG

Tuesday, September 29, 2020

In the first of four articles on the role of inclusive insurance in the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) criteria, MiN Executive Director Katharine Pulvermacher calls on insurers to ensure that their customer-base is inclusive and on stakeholders to strengthen the recognition of access to insurance in SDG targets and indicators.

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