MICROFINANCE EVENT: 9th Consultative Forum on Microinsurance Regulation; March 14, 2017; Singapore

Event Name: Ninth Consultative Forum on Microinsurance Regulation

Event Date: March 14, 2017

Event Location: Theatrette, MAS Building, 10 Shenton Way, Singapore

Summary of Event: The theme of this year’s event is “Exploring challenges in scaling up insurance as a disaster resilience strategy for smallholder farmers.” Speakers will consider the perspectives of supervisors, insurers and policymakers as they relate to how insurance can improve the lives of small-scale farmers.

Background on Organizers: This event is organized by the International Association of Insurance Supervisors (IAIS), the Microinsurance Network and the Access to Insurance Initiative (A2ii). IAIS is a Switzerland-based membership organization of insurance regulators and supervisors in about 140 countries. The Luxembourg-based Microinsurance Network is an organization of 30 individual and 80 institutional members focusing on delivering insurance to low-income people in developing countries. The Access to Insurance Initiative (A2ii) is a Germany-based consultancy that aims to support insurance supervisors with knowledge about international regulatory and supervisory practices.

Cost: This event is free of charge.

Event Website: http://www.microinsurancenetwork.org/civicrm/event/info?reset=1&id=138

For additional information you may contact the organizers at info[at]microinsurancenetwork.org or +352 26 29 78 25.

By Phoebe Rorke, Research Associate

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