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 [...]

RBAP-MABS Participating Banks Mark New Milestone in Microfinance

The Rural Bankers Association of the Philippines-Microenterprise Access to Banking Services (RBAP-MABS) Program was launched in 1997. The Program – supported by the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) and the Rural Bankers Association of the Philippines (RBAP), with oversight provided by the Mindanao Development Authority – assists rural banks to develop the capability [...]

Northern Bicol Federation Rural Banks Completed Microinsurance Training Course

Thirteen rural bank-members of the Northern Bicol Federation participated in the 16th Basic Microinsurance Training Course on December 16-17 at Café Frederico in Naga City. To date, 354 rural bank officers and staff from 168 rural banks have completed the training. The two-day course is designed to guide and qualify rural banks to properly complete [...]