microinsurance - updates

Rappler's latest stories on microinsurance


Why households, enterprises need micro-insurance

Feb 25, 2019 - 5:45 PM

The government and the private sector are hitting two birds in one stone in the promotion of micro-insurance: disaster-preparedness and financial inclusion

Students take part in a march for the environment and the climate organised by students, in Brussels, on February 21, 2019. (Photo by EMMANUEL DUNAND / AFP)

How to protect farmers from disasters, climate risk

Aug 12, 2017 - 9:22 PM

Microinsurance adaptation and risk mitigation help build the resilience of the agricultural sector

READY FOR DISASTERS. Cebuana Lhuillier, with the support of the Insurance Commission, Climate Change Commission, and the Deutsche Gesellschaftfür Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ), holds a forum on August 9, 2017 in Makati City to discuss ways to foster disaster resilience among micro, small, and medium enterprises, farmers, and fisherfolk. Photo courtesy of Cebuana Lhuillier

APEC pushes microinsurance for disaster mitigation

Apr 29, 2015 - 7:23 PM

With global damage due to calamities reaching 300 billion leaders are now encouraged to invest in microinsurance to strengthen disaster resilience in communities an ADB specialist says

#RubyPH: Non-life insurance firms prepare for huge claims

Dec 08, 2014 - 6:53 PM

Lack of insurance protection is one of the reasons some Filipinos are hesitant to evacuate when natural disaster strikes

Only 7.8-M Pinoys have microinsurance

Apr 13, 2013 - 11:36 PM

ADB says this represents less than 10 of the Philippine population

POOR ACCESS. Only 7.8 million Filipinos have access to microinsurance products, says an Asian Development Bank report released on Wednesday, April 10. Photo by AFP