Delivering Health Microinsurance through Savings and Internal Lending Communities: An Evaluation of CRS' Experience in Benin
In Benin, the average household spends more than 40% of its total budget on out-of-pocket health expenses each year.
Catholic Relief Services and partners piloted a health microinsurance product and delivered it through savings groups in Benin. We introduced a digital solution to improve efficiency and scalability. This document evaluates the project's ability to increase access to health services among rural households.