Citi Foundation advocates for member growth of Microinsurance Mutual Benefit Associations

With its advocacy to improve member growth and retention of Microinsurance Mutual Benefit Associations (Mi-MBAs), RIMANSI with the support of Citi Foundation facilitated a peer learning workshop last August 14-15, 2018 at Soleste Suites, Quezon City. The workshop was attended by six (6) Mi-MBAs supported by the project namely, 4K MBA in Cagayan De Oro, […]

RIMANSI Secretariat braces for 2018

RIMANSI Secretariat held its two-day annual work planning for 2018 regular programs and projects at Soleste Suites in Katipunan, Quezon City on November 14-15. The Secretariat individually get readied and presented their respective annual work plan for 2018 paving the way to the Association’s goal of achieving 12 million members by 2024 insuring 48 million […]

Four microinsurance products approved by Insurance Commission

Four microinsurance products are on its way for implementation upon release of approved rules and regulations from the Insurance Commission. Low-cost life insurance to cover life, loans, and hospitalizations are ready to be put into action for the respective members of the Mi-MBAs. The approved products include Basic Life Insurance Plan for Nueva Segovia Consortium […]

Lakbay-Aral series for members and staff of CARD continues

A total of two hundred nineteen (219) CARD members and staff from varied provinces visited RIMANSI as one of the stops in their Lakbay-Aral to widen knowledge on CARD services and its key affiliates. Nine groups of CARD MRI center chiefs, unit managers, account officers and coordinators selected by CARD Bank and CARD NGO visited […]

Governance and AMLA Workshop for Mi-MBAs held in October

RIMANSI, in cooperation with the Insurance Commission, held the second run of Governance and AMLA Workshop for 2017 last October 25-27 at Hotel Benilde, Manila. Thirty-eight new Board, management, and staff of ten Mi-MBAs take part in the workshop. Concepts and relevance of good governance and the importance of Board’s roles are the key takeaways […]

Seventeen Microinsurance MBAs created their Anti-Fraud plan

Seventeen anti-fraud plans were formed together in a three-day writeshop organized by RIMANSI for the member Microinsurance MBAs last August 21-23 in Katipunan, Quezon City. The workshop aims to assist the Mi-MBAs in forming their own customized anti-fraud plan, putting together the existing practices in an anti-fraud policy. Thirty-five participants composed mainly of General Managers, […]

ICMIF granted project support for mutual microinsurance strategy in the Philippines

RIMANSI spearheaded implementation of new project funded by Folksam (Sweden) through International Cooperative and Mutual Insurance Federation, leading toward the achievement of the 5-5-5 mutual microinsurance strategy. The said strategy was launched to help mutual microinsurers reach its full potential scale in a number of emerging markets and touching the lives of millions of low-income […]

Membership expansion for Mi-MBAs earmarked in second Citi Foundation grant

Citi Foundation awarded its second project grant to RIMANSI tailored to bank growth strategy of Microinsurance MBAs through development of new distribution channels. Building on the gains of the initial project, RIMANSI geared on the implementation of another 18-month project to start on August 2017 and conclude by February 2019. The initiative is a continuing […]

RIMANSI showcased key results of project with Citi Foundation in a learning and sharing forum

RIMANSI, through the support of Citi Foundation, conducted a Learning and Sharing Forum showcasing the key results of the 18-month project on Building Microinsurers Capacities for Greater Financial Inclusion attended by close to 60 participants last November 24 in Butuan City. The multi-stakeholder forum is the culminating activity of the project with Citi Foundation which […]

Citi Foundation worked on financial management workshop for microinsurers

Forty-two participants from 17 Microinsurance MBAs within the RIMANSI network were primed on recent developments related to financial management in a three-day workshop last September 27-29 in Pasig City. The workshop was primarily supported by Citi Foundation under the Building Microinsurers Capacities for Greater Financial Inclusion program. Aimed on improving the practitioners’ skills in handling […]