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    8 October 2018

Assistant Director – Insurance Sector

SSA | Financial Inclusion | Financial Sector Deepening | Fintech | Insurance

FSD Africa is a non-profit company, funded by the UK’s Department for International Development (DFID), which aims to increase prosperity, create jobs and reduce poverty by bringing about a transformation in financial markets in sub-Saharan Africa (SSA) and in the...

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    11 May 2018

Assistant Director – Insurance Sector

SSA | Change management | Insurance

As a key member of the Competitive Strategies team, the Assistant Director will work to bring about real change in financial institutions that will lead to increased access to financial services for underserved and unserved people in SSA. The appointee will contribute to...

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    Blog post | 10 April 2018 | Saurabh Sharma, Aparna Dalal, Peris Mburu

Organising for Change…

Africa | Change management | Insurance

This blog focuses on key ingredients necessary in obtaining buy- in for Change Management to happen in a large insurance company. 1. Create a structure First, it is vital that insurers put in place a structure to guide, plan and review the change process. A steering...

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    Blog post | 7 June 2016 | Severin Luebke

The Growth of Micro-Insurance: Expanding Financial Inclusion

SSA | Insurance

Access to insurance across sub-Saharan Africa (SSA) is still very low and estimated to cover only around 5.4% of the population (approx. 61.9m people)[1]. Most of this coverage is represented by life insurance products, the penetration of which still pales in comparison...

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    Document | November 2015 | Michael J. McCord, Katie Biese

The Landscape of Microinsurance Africa 2015

SSA | Insurance | Microfinance

This preliminary briefing note summarises some of the key insights and trends from the 2015 Landscape of Microinsurance in Africa study which will be published in the first quarter of 2016. This landscape study identified 61.9 million people in the Africa region as...

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    Document | April 2015 | Microinsurance network, Munich Re Foundation

The Landscape of Microinsurance Africa 2015

Africa | Insurance

This is a preliminary briefing note published by Microinsurance network and Munich Re Foundation  after a study by the Micro Insurance Centre with support from Making Finance Work for Africa and GIZ. It provides an analytical overview of some of the key insights and...

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