FRESH MILK AND MOST INTERESTING RESULTS! CHECK OUT THESE NEWEST PUBLICATIONS FOR ALLIANZ BURKINA FASO AND ALLIANZ INDONESIA TODAY~
Burkina Faso-The MicroInsurance Centre’s Microinsurance Learning and Knowledge (MILK) Team studied drought-related costs and financing for maize farmers in Dedougou, Burkina Faso, focusing on farmers' highly variable cash flow and the role that Allianz’s maize loan protection insurance product played in coping with a drought.
MILK Brief #35: Doing the Math - Loan Protection for Maize Farmers in Burkina Faso
Indonesia-The MicroInsurance Centre’s Microinsurance Learning and Knowledge (MILK) Team studied death-related costs and financing in East Java, Indonesia, focusing on the role that Allianz’s Payung Keluarga insurance product played.
MILK Brief #36: Credit Life Insurance in Indonesia
The MicroInsurance Centre is honored and thrilled to have been such an important part of these studies-Thank you!
Congratulations to our friend Jonathan Bauchet for being featured in this recent edition of Perdue Today!
In the Spotlight
Some families in the world's poorest countries may spend half of their yearly income on a funeral for a loved one. Those families struggle to develop plans to meet these expenses, particularly since they have limited access to loans and other financial services. But thanks to research by Jonathan Bauchet, assistant professor of consumer science, families in that situation may now be better able to manage their financial needs and make the best of limited resources.
For the full article/story on Jonathan's research, click here...
CONGRATULATIONS TO OUR FRIENDS AT ATIKUS!! on your recent article on Forbes.com - click HERE for the exciting article by Geri Stengel-
CONGRATULATIONS MICHAEL!! Michael J. McCord, President of the MicroInsurance Centre elected Board Chair for The Microinsurance Network. The announcement was made at the 10th International Microinsurance Conference in Mexico City, during the network meetings.
Above an overview video of the Microfinance Lunch Break in Brussels Belgium. Michael J. McCord, President of the MicroInsurance Centre, was this session's keynote presenter. Click here for more videos, details and the full presentation.
The MicroInsurance Centre’s own Michael J. McCord featured in the latest edition of anew click here to read the full interview-
UPCOMING EVENTS - Be sure to come see us in a location near you!
The Egyptian Insurance Brokers Association (EIBA) invites you to participate in the first Regional Insurance Brokers Congress (RIBC) taking place in Cairo, Egypt from 18-19 May, 2015. Michael J. McCord of the MicroInsurance Centre will present during this important program!
Michael J. McCord of the MicroInsurance Centre will be sharing his knowledge and expertise as a faculty member of the Boulder Institute of Microfinance - Turin Session 2015. This will take place in Turin, Italy from 20 July - 7 August, 2015. Click here to read more about the program and register for a class!