The Katie School's support for this project is one of several Katie School programs supporting this initiative and the value of sustainable, principle-centered business education. The insurance industry has a number of reasons to be concered with sustainability issues and students preparing for careers in the industry should understand this. On November 22, 2009, Director James Jones spoke on, "Using Microinsurance and Index Insurane to Enhancing Sustainable Access to Capital for Farmers in Developing Countries - Case Study Ghana," at the MRIC Brownbag Seminar.
You can read more about the project in the following articles:
View more information on microinsurance research on the the Microinsurance Innovation Facility website.