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24th August 2016

JazzCash collaborates with MicroEnsure to offer insurance products

JazzCash has entered in to a strategic alliance with MicroEnsure Pakistan, the leading provider of mass market insurance worldwide, whereby innovative small ticket insurance products and solutions will be offered to JazzCash customers. Speaking on the occasion, Aniqa Afzal Sandhu, VP Digital & Mobile Financial Services – Mobilink, stated: “We are excited about this partnership […]


18th August 2016

Easypaisa and financial inclusion

Telenor believes in empowering societies. Motivated by the prospect of building something that can make a difference for customers with very limited access to traditional financial services, we ventured to leverage our mobile tele-density strength in developing countries to bring about financial inclusion. Telenor has committed to enabling 50% of its customers to use their […]


9th August 2016

MicroEnsure and Muwakhat Foundation, have announced the launch of their first Health Takaful product.

28 July 2016: MicroEnsure in Pakistan, a global leader in innovative mass market risk management solutions, together with Muwakhat Foundation, have announced the launch of their first Health Takaful product. The product provides financial benefit to Muwakhat’s customers in the event they, or someone in their family is hospitalized. The product is underwritten by EFU […]

Pictured (centre): Syed Shaukat Abbasi, Country Head – Consumer, TCS and Rehan Butt, Country Manager & Head of Business Development - Asia, MicroEnsure together with other senior executives at the signing.

9th August 2016

TCS Financial Services and MicroEnsure in Pakistan enter into Memorandum of Understanding (MoU)

1 August, 2016: TCS and MicroEnsure in Pakistan have signed an MoU whereby both organizations will collaborate to design and distribute simple, affordable, innovative insurance products and solutions for the benefit of emerging customers; through leveraging the strong brand image and distribution network of TCS, alongside the multinational insurance solution experience of MicroEnsure. Speaking at […]


1st August 2016

MicroEnsure at “The future of work in the developing world”, August 3-5 in Aspen, Colarado

We are looking forward to attending and speaking at “The future of work in the developing world” conference in Aspen, Colorado from 3-5 August. We will be focusing on how our work and experience can give an insight into how technological change and globalisation are reshaping the global economy. The 13th Brookings Blum Roundtable will […]

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6th July 2016

MicroEnsure featuring at “Cracking the Nut Health”: The Role of Communities in Building Resilient Health Systems conference

At MicroEnsure, we are excited to showcase our Fearless product at the upcoming Cracking the Nut Health: The Role of Communities in Building Resilient Health Systems conference. This important learning event will take place in Washington, D.C. on July 18-19, 2016. The conference will highlight changes being made to transform how we design global health interventions […]


1st July 2016

Richard Leftley speaking at InsTech London Meet Up – 14 July 2016

Our CEO, Richard Leftley will be speaking the ‘InsTech London MeetUp’ on 14 July 2016 where he will be regaling attendees with “his enthralling story that includes his elevator pitch to Bill Gates, how best to use mobile for insurance, what worked and what didn’t and lessons learned along the way”. The event is focused around: 1. Two great […]

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1st July 2016

“Protection Plus” launches in Bangladesh

“Protection Plus” is a specialist insurance product designed for bank customers and is a culmination of a partnership between IT Consultants Limited (ITCL), Pragati Life Insurance and MicroEnsure; offering a first of its kind product to bank customers.   “Protection Plus” offers the following services: Transaction-linked life insurance product for debit card holders only Currently, the Bangladesh […]


27th June 2016

The Landscape of Microinsurance in Africa 2015 – new report released

This study gives great insight into the latest activities and current state of microinsurance in Africa, as identified by the latest regional landscape study, as part of the Microinsurance Network’s World Map of Microinsurance Programme. The 2014 data presented in this publication were collected from over 200 microinsurance providers representing all 36 of 54 African countries […]

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22nd June 2016

We’re one of 100 solutions building a better world!

Sustainia publishes 100 innovative solutions to world’s biggest problems More than 1,200 solutions identified Individual solutions typically address a number of Sustainable Development Goals Rise of cities as health facilitators – one of four key trends At least 60 percent of solutions come from SMEs This is the year of ‘systemic opportunity’ – according to […]