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Enrollees in Nigeria, Kenya and Tanzania


Total disbursed loan amount in USD


Number of patient visits to SafeCare facilities per month


Number of active clinics in the SafeCare program

Private sector partners

Hygeia is the largest health maintenance organization in Nigeria.

KMET is a Kenyan non-governmental organization  with a social franchise provider network. It is involved with recruitment of facilities and technical services.

Africa Medilink is a dedicated micro-insurance third-party administrator.

AAR is the largest private healthcare company in East Africa.

MicroEnsure is a multi-national microinsurance intermediary.

Heineken, Celtel, Unilever and Shell contributed to the establishment of the Health Insurance Fund through their membership of the Public-Private Partnership working group consisting of the afore-mentioned companies, the Dutch Ministry of Foreign Affairs and PharmAccess. They continue to support the Health Insurance Fund through this forum and also provide local support to the program.

ACHMEA, AEGON, Heineken, Shell, SNS-REAAL and Unilever.
Through the Social Investor Foundation for Africa, these Dutch companies invest in the Investment Fund for Health in Africa.

The Health Insurance Fund would like to express its special thanks to ABN AMRO and SNS REAAL for supporting its financial management.

PricewaterhouseCoopers International Development has provided advice on the governance structure of the Health Insurance Fund.



PharmAccess Group partners include:

International Finance Corporation (IFC)Marie Stopes International, PSI, Association of Private Health Facilities in Tanzania (APHFTA), Safaricom and the M-PESA Foundation.


On 12 September 2016, OPIC, Calvert Foundation and two private investors announce expansion
PharmAccess and its German consultancy partner GFA have won a 27.3 million Euros tender from the German development bank KfW to improve access to healthcare for low-income pregnant women in 5 regions of Tanzania.
President Felipe Nyuse of Mozambique officially opened the University Clinic


A population-based study
Date: September, 2015

Research findings on Health Insurance Fund supported programs

Date: February, 2015