List of Emerging Insights

This page gives an overview of all the Emerging Insights released by the ILO's Impact Insurance Facility and the Social Finance Programme since 2015.

List of Emerging Insights

Date Title
8 March 2024 Seizing the women's insurance market
22 February 2024 The best of 2023
6 December 2023 Financial services to enhance resilience
9 November 2023 Setting robust social key performance indicators in sustainability-linked finance
20 September 2023 Integrated financial services for better risk management
7 September 2023 Business using under-18 support may be less resilient
19 July 2023 Seguros Bolivar designs versatile insurance product
24 April 2023 Becoming a long-term ally for micro, small and medium-sized enterprises in Argentina
1 March 2023 Clients prefer flexible contribution levels and focus on wealth accumulation in savings products
1 February 2023 The best of 2022
10 January 2023 Selecting a digital payment platform
14 December 2022 Choosing quality over quantity
15 November 2022 Breaking traditional insurance models in Peru
20 October 2022 How can lenders better protect MSMEs?
7 October 2022 How partnerships benefit aggregators and clients alike
19 September 2022 Decent work in ESG ratings
7 July 2022 Reaching out to new markets micro, small and medium enterprises in Peru
19 May 2022  Using a modular approach to improve client understanding
 2 May 2022 Blended finance: When to use which instrument?
 12 April 2022 Equipping and enticing cooperatives to offer insurance
 22 February 2022 Shifting staff mind-sets around loan repayments
 2 February 2022 The best of 2021
 21 September 2021 Exploring digital solutions in Mexico
 17 August 2021 Using the right risk management tools for agri-SMEs to address COVID-19 and future resilience
 2 June 2021 Making the right tweaks to provide effective emergency loans
 3 May 2021 Innovative partnerships to grow an insurance customer base
 9 April 2021 Public-private dialogues for sustainable agriculture insurance
 26 March 2021 Sports insurance to foster financial inclusion in Bolivia
 23 February 2021 Short-term savings are just as important as long-term savings
 26 January 2021 The best of 2020
 17 December 2020 Designing the right insurance product can improve women’s lives
 10 December 2020 Rethinking insurance for MSMEs
 5 November 2020 The potential of telemedicine in the inclusive insurance industry
 19 October 2020 Innovating to provide inclusive insurance during the pandemic
 29 September 2020 Creating an efficient, sustainable and socially responsible insurance culture in Colombia
 27 August 2020 Women can become powerful advocates for insurance within local communities
 28 July 2020 A digital health wallet to help millions of Kenyans access healthcare
 18 June 2020 Looking beyond traditional distribution channels to develop a nascent insurance market
 3 June 2020 Women’s safety nets are falling away
 22 May 2020 Postal networks are facilitating doorstep banking during COVID-19
 4 May 2020 Designing insurance products that better serve women entrepreneurs
 16 April 2020 Helping mothers save for education
 26 March 2020 Integrated risk management solutions for low-income households
 28 January 2020 The best of 2019
 16 December 2019 Providing insurance in Côte d’Ivoire through alternative distribution channels
 14 November 2019 Overcoming health care and geographical challenges in Indonesia through a digital solution
 25 October 2019 Using PACE to improve products
 9 October 2019 Client personas can help to organize your data and serve real people
 21 August 2019 Digitization of renewal processes
 29 May 2019 Developing partnerships with governments to offer agriculture insurance
 29 April 2019 The potential of innovation labs for inclusive insurance
 27 March 2019 A decade of Impact Insurance
 6 March 2019 The future of impact insurance
15 February 2019  Insights from Britam’s 10-year journey
 21 January 2019 The best of 2018
 19 December 2018 Creating a hybrid agriculture insurance product in Ethiopia
 3 December 2018 Designing a digital strategy
 21 November 2018 Ten years, eight trends: Where does inclusive insurance go from here?
 17 October 2018 The financial lives of cocoa farmers in Côte d’Ivoire
 1 October 2018 Going digital: what to do first?
 4 September 2018 Ten years of impact insurance
 22 August 2018 Making change happen
 8 August 2018 The art and science of being responsible
 11 July 2018 Which is your favourite Emerging Insight?
 26 June 2018 Health and money matters
 13 June 2018 Putting client insights into practice
 12 April 2018 A step towards better agricultural index insurance
 21 March 2018 Design thinking for public sector health schemes
8 March 2018 Helping farmers manage risks resulting from climate change
 15 February 2018 The best of 2017
 11 December 2017 Eliminate the easy way out
 4 September 2017 The insurer that pays claims
 25 August 2017 Applying agility to become an inclusive insurer
 4 August 2017 Partnering with an insurer: A client perspective
 21 July 2017 Why insurance failed to adequately support small business recovery in India
 11 July 2017 Bundling value into the agricultural value chain
 22 May 2017 Getting to the bottom of claims turnaround time
 3 April 2017 Finding the needle in the haystack
 20 March 2017 Growing claims to avoid growing pains
 6 March 2017 Boosting capacity in Senegal
 24 January 2017 Data, data everywhere
 13 January 2017 Stay informed in 2017
 6 December 2016 Index insurance education
 23 November 2016 Making healthcare accessible for small businesses in the Philippines
 7 July 2016 Balancing sales techniques
 21 June 2016 An under-rated distribution opportunity
 24 May 2016 How to customize for small businesses
 6 May 2016 One message, many benefits
 21 April 2016 Why metrics matter for customer centricity
 8 March 2016 Turning around a struggling hospital cash product
 11 February 2016 A preview of the year ahead
 18 January 2016 Make a new year’s resolution
 17 December 2015 Going beyond basis risk
 9 November 2015 Latin America and the Caribbean in numbers
 23 October 2015 Position carefully to complement, not compete
 8 October 2015 How can insurers remain relevant to MNOs?
 22 September 2015 Using technology to improve value to clients
28 August 2015  Timing success
 24 July 2015 A need for permanent subsidies for health insurance to contribute towards universal health coverage
 5 June 2015 Graduating mandatory clients to voluntary buyers
 25 May 2015 Using insurance as a nudge for timely tax payments
 10 May 2015 When insurance backfires for farmers
 27 April 2015 Why do farmers underestimate risks?
13 April 2015  New models and new risks
 30 March 2015 Can groups help sell insurance?
 16 March 2015 Our predictions for 2015
2 March 2015 What is the value of hospital cash?
 16 February 2015 Smart technology for smart delivery