Why reinvent the wheel? Use existing tools that work

Microinsurance Innovation Facility - As more institutions enter microinsurance, it is efficient to make use of existing tools that work, in order to minimize the resources needed to develop successful tools. An encouraging example comes from Seguros Futuro. When Seguros Futuro wanted to expand its education efforts it decided to incorporate insurance education in the annual [...]

Announcement: Microinsurance Training at Dagupan moved to Feb 23-24

Dear Rural Banks: This is to inform you that the Microinsurance Basic Training Course in Dagupan originally scheduled on February 20-21 has been moved to February 23-24. The venue is still at the City Deluxe  Restaurant, Dagupan. For further concerns, feel free to contact: Ms. Ghay Lyne Mapano RBRDFI Project Coordinator 0918-635-3235 (02) 527-2968 gpmapano@yahoo.com Ms. Ruth Aseron [...]

USAID Supports RBAP Microinsurance Seminars

Mr. Michael J. McCord, President of the MicroInsurance Centre and one of the world’s leading international experts on microinsurance, facilitated two separate seminars on microinsurance for the Rural Bankers Association of the Philippines (RBAP) member rural banks and local insurance partners. The seminar for rural banks focused on enhancing microinsurance sales and servicing. Nineteen (19) [...]

RBAP-MABS Participates in the Microinsurance Advocacy Training

In celebration of Microinsurance Month, a three-day Training on Microinsurance Advocacy (TOMA) was held in Tagaytay City from January 18-20. The Microinsurance Teams of the United States Agency for International Development-supported Rural Bankers Association of the Philippines-Microenterprise Access to Banking Services (RBAP-MABS) and RBAP-Rural Bankers Research Development Foundation Inc. participated.  The event was the third [...]