Gender-sensitive health micro-insurance scheme

Management of a gender-sensitive health micro-insurance scheme: Workshop documentation

The Philippines has numerous community based organizations )cooperatives, women's groups and indigenous peoples) and NGOs spearheading health and other micro-insurance schemes. the need to provide a basic framework in the management and administration of a health micro-insurance scheme is necessary for the decentralized scheme to be sustainable and better able to provide protection.

The training course aimed to strengthen the capacity of implementers to manage a health micro-insurance scheme for the extension of social protection in health especially to the women and men workers in the informal economy.