Pension & Development Network news

Webinar May 29th - Private Companies and Pension Provision

We are delighted to announce that HelpAge International and REDCAMIF will join our Webinar...
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Vietnam experience

Caroline van Dullemen, director of WorldGranny, shares her experience of her recent trip to Vietnam.
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Volunteers experience with DHAN micropensions project, India

A report into the experiences of volunteers from the Pension & Development Networks experience with the DHAN foundation micropensions project in India.
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Asset Management Webinar: 20th March 2013

Following the success of December 2012 Webinar, the Pension & Development Network are delighted to announce...
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Ageing in the Twenty-First Century

A new United Nations report released today calls on governments to address the needs of older persons, who are now...

Launch of REDCAMIF micropension scheme in Central America

The Central American and Caribbean Microfinance Network (REDCAMIF) is expecting to pilot its...

Video: Interview with Micropension Clients

Our colleagues at Invest India Micro Pension Service have published a video containing interviews with...
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P&D Network Annual Report 2011

The P&D Network is honoured to present its annual report for 2011.
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Conference Report: Challenges of Global Aging

On November 10th, 2011, WorldGranny organized a conference on the implications of global aging.

The Global Microcredit Summit 2011: Presenting the Case for Micro Pensions

A report on the fifth Global Microcredit Summit 2011, which took place...

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A micro pension assignment in Sri Lanka

Mission Report: Micro Pension Project in Vietnam

A team of the P&D Network visited TYM Fund in Vietnam in October.

Seasons' Greetings from the P&D Network

Wishing you a merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!

WorldGranny Ranked 30th in the Charity Top-50!

The Charity Top 50 analyzed more than 800 charity organizations in the Netherlands. While attaining the...
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Conference 'Challenges of Global Aging'

On the 10th of November 2011 WorldGranny Pension & Development Network organizes the conference ‘Challenges of...
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P&D Network will expand project base in Central and South East Asia

The Pension & Development Network is expecting to significantly expand its...
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Interview with Jos van Ophem, Project Manager for the P&D Network

P&D Network member Jos van Ophem shares insights on how to develop and implement...
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AEGON publishes article on micro pensions

AEGON Global Pensions published an article of the Pension & Development Network in its 'Pension View'...

Mission report: micro pension project in Central America

Between March 7 - 11, 2011, a team of two P&D Network consultants visited the REDCAMIF office...

Cooperation between micro pension and micro insurance

Risk management still forms a grave problem for low-income people, those at the ‘Base of the...

New Year's Reception P&D Network a success

The P&D Network can proudly look back on a very successful New Year's Reception, and is very thankful...
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Season's Greetings from the P&D Network!

The P&D Network wishes you happy holidays and a warm and prosperous 2011.

P&D Network Special Report: China's pension provisions

With a population of 1.33 billion people, China is the single largest country in the world....

P&D Network visits Philippines and signs MoU with RIMANSI

Together with Leo den Hartog, senior member of the P&D Network, and Robert Lensink,...

Follow the P&D Network on Twitter

Stay up-to-date with the latest developments from the P&D Network on project developments, mission results and...

P&D Network to cooperate with REDCAMIF on micro pension pilot in Central America

Mrs. Caroline van Dullemen, director of WorldGranny, and Mr. Henk...
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Market research on micro pensions in Mongolia

Together with local partner XacBank, the P&D Network is developing a market study to research the...

Netherlands' pension system best, Mercer says

For the second year in a row, with a score of 78.3 out of 100, the Netherlands' pension system is placed...

Workshop on micro pensions by P&D Network at Micro Financial Services World

Mrs. Caroline van Dullemen, director of WorldGranny, and Mr. Henk...

Yael Ribco intern at the P&D Network

My name is Yael Ribco and I am originally from Montevideo, Uruguay. For the next few months I will be working...

P&D Network sends combined mission to Georgian MFI Crystal.

Between August 30 and September 3, a combined delegation of the Pension & Development...

P&D Network to hold presentation at RIMANSI partners forum

The P&D Network is attending the 6th International Microinsurance Conference, in Manilla...

Micro pensions introduced in Vietnam during Micro Insurance Conference

P&D Network member Mr. Hatim Baheranwala introduced micro-pension products to...

New brochure provides summary of Dutch pension system

This brochure, which is aimed at foreign stakeholder, covers the most important aspects of the...

Dutch press picks up on the WorldGranny P&D Network

The first week of July proved to be the week of WorldGranny and the P&D Network, with the...
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Outcome of conference 'Product Innovation in Intergenerational Perspective'

On the 23rd of June, the P&D Network, together with the Micro Insurance...
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WorldGranny P&D Network on BNR NieuwsRadio

P&D Network Programme Manager, Mrs. Jansje van Middendorp, interviewed on Dutch Radio.
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P&D Network visits BRAC in Bangladesh

A delegation of the Pension & Development Network visited BRAC in Bangladesh during the first week of April,...
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P&D Network, DHAN Foundation and HelpAge India launch micro pension pilot

The P&D Network has launched its first micro pension pilot project in...

MicroFinancial Services World: P&D Network is ready to contribute

The Pension & Development Network will be participating in the international...

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An Italian trainee at the P&D Network in Amsterdam
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P&D Network nominated for Dutch Insurance Awards

The Pension & Development Network, part of the Dutch NGO WorldGranny, has been nominated for the...

Impression new years reception P&D Network

On the 28th of January, the P&D Network organized a new years event to meet up with all volunteers of...
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Update project DHAN, March 2010

The set up of a micro pension scheme in India has come one step closer with the completion of the DHAN Foundation...

Update project Shepherd, March 2010

Hatim Baheranwala, former employee of SPF Beheer and currently self employed in India, has been selected as project...
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Cindy Yuan intern P&D Network

My name is Yumeng (Cindy) Yuan. I am a Chinese girl, yet a fourth year undergraduate (majoring in Actuarial Science)...
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P&D Network meets with Tanzanian representatives

On February 13th, 2010, representatives of the Pension & Development Network met up with 10...
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Philippine government to launch national microinsurance strategy

The Philippine Department of Finance will launch the National Strategy and Regulatory...
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Pension & Development Network to participate in debate: 'Microfinance - Who profits?'

This debate, organized by Radio Netherlands Worldwide (RNW),...
WorldGranny director Mrs. Caroline van Dullemen asks HRH Princess Máxima to open the seminar by officially launching the P&D Network website.

HRH Princess Maxima opens first seminar Pension & Development Network

By officially launching the Pension & Development website, HRH Princess...
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HRH Princess Máxima installed as UN Special Advocate for Inclusive Finance

Her Royal Highness Princess Máxima of the Netherlands has been installed as...
Mr. Vasimalai, Executive Director of the DHAN Foundation, is initiating a micro pension pilot-project together with the P&D Network.

CEO of DHAN Foundation visits the Netherlands

The DHAN Foundation and the Pension & Development Network are jointly initiating a micro pension pilot...
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