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There is growing evidence of the impact of microinsurance. The number of risks covered by microinsurance has more than doubled since 2009. Yet, billions of low-income persons remain excluded from quality insurance services. Since its launch in 2008, the ILO's Microinsurance Innovation Facility has tackled this need.

For more information, interviews and news on microinsurance please call +41 22 799 6478 or email Alice Merry ([email protected]) or Aida Lindmeier ([email protected])
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Latest news

Launch of client value series

The ILO’s Microinsurance Innovation Facility and the MicroInsurance Centre’s Microinsurance Learning and Knowledge (MILK) project launched a client value series that highights that low-income people actually benefit from insurance and how the value they derive from insurance can be enhanced. 

Special Annual Report 2013

Results of ground-breaking research from 2008 – 2013. We are delighted to present our special Annual Report 2013 featuring the results of the ILO's Microinsurance Innovation Facility during the past 6 years.

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Microinsurance success stories

Case Brief: Naya Jeevan

Financing health for low income households is a significant challenge. Naya Jeevan is trying an innovative approach.

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A.M. BestTV: A Microinsurance Initiative Blossoms in Bangladesh

A look at the Sajida Foundation in Bangladesh and its comprehensive microinsurance program, called Nirapotta, which has been given a boost by the International Labour Organization’s Microinsurance Innovation Facility. 

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