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Insurance

MFW4A supports the expansion of insurance services focusing on low-income markets through regulatory reform and leveraging new technologies.

NEWS & EVENTS

News
Mar 26, 2019
At least 40 insurance professionals in The Gambia are benefitting from a training designed to boost their technical skills and understanding of engineering and…
News
Mar 21, 2019
Trade facility gets boost with US$ 100 million from TDB.
News
Feb 25, 2019
Better understanding of the potential costs - and financial opportunities - of climate change and the shift away from fossil fuels is needed, experts say
News
Feb 15, 2019
Pan-African credit rating agency in Nigeria, Agusto & Co. has assigned a "Bb" rating to the insurance industry in its newly published 2019 Nigerian…
News
Mar 05, 2019
Over 70 participants attended this key event providing the ideal opportunity for domestic financial institutions and regional/international DFIs to build up…
Feb
27
Event
Feb 27, 2019 - Feb 28, 2019
Tunis, Tunisia
As part of their series of regional financial sector policy dialogue and stakeholders’ consultation workshop in Africa, Making Finance Work for Africa (MFW4A)…
News
Feb 04, 2019
The third dialogue focusing on Central Africa financial sector took place on 29 and 30 January 2019 in Libreville, Gabon, and mobilized more than 70…
Jan
29
Event
Jan 29, 2019 - Jan 30, 2019
Libreville, Gabon
The Making Finance Work for Africa Secretariat (MFW4A) and the African Development Bank  (AfDB) organized in the second half of 2018 two regional Financial…
Jun
12
Event
Jun 12, 2019 - Jun 13, 2019
Johannesburg, South Africa
The 2019 Consultative Forum will explore how insurance providers, policymakers, insurance regulators and supervisors can collaborate to reduce the protection…
Jun
09
Event
Jun 09, 2019 - Jun 12, 2019
Johannesburg, South Africa
This event will provide a platform for senior delegates from across Africa and the rest of the world to discuss the most pressing issues facing the insurance…
Apr
29
Event
Apr 29, 2019 - Apr 30, 2019
Lagos, Nigeria
The aim is this event is to bring together leading practitioners and thinkers within the African insurance ‘ecosystem’ to share experiences and ideas relating…
Jan
29
Event
Jan 29, 2019 - Jan 30, 2019
Libreville, Gabon
The Making Finance Work for Africa Secretariat (MFW4A) and the African Development Bank  (AfDB) organized in the second half of 2018 two regional Financial…

Blog

The past decade has seen the emergence of digital platforms. These digital platforms (also known as multi-sided platforms[1]) connect buyers…
This blog is a summary of a recent book in french by the author (janet@continental-re.com) about the theoretical and practical aspects of the…

Publications

Feb 28, 2019 | C. Hougaard, A. van der Linden, B. Msulwa et al. | DFID, FSD Africa, Cenfri
Feb 28, 2019 | M. Thom, N. Beyers, K. Rinehart et al. | DFID, FSD Africa, Cenfri
Dec 31, 2018 | Microinsurance Network | Microinsurance Network
Dec 31, 2018 | A. Dalal, A. Merry, E. Sing’oei | ILO’s Impact Insurance Facility
Dec 26, 2018 | ILO'S Impact Insurance Facility | ILO'S Impact Insurance Facility
Nov 30, 2018 | K.S. Miles, M. Wiedmaier-Pfister | InsuResilience Global Partnership