Links & Cooperations

Links and Co-operations

Since its relocation to The Gambia in 1991, WAII has jointly with the country’s Management Development Institute (MDI) run training programmes for Chief Executives and Personnel of Insurance Organizations and other institutions at their request.  WAII also provides in-house training courses for specific organizations as well as providing Consultancy service for financial institutions.  WAII is determined to contribute effectively in promoting the socio-economic development of The Gambia by producing sound middle-level Insurance professionals capable of providing excellent service to conserve the needed foreign exchange for the nation.

  • In 1982, the African Insurance Organisation (AIO), in recognition of the modest contribution of the Institute to the Development of African Insurance Market, donated a first class award Certificate and a gold Medal to the Institute.
  • In 1982, the CICA also donated a Medal to the Institute for excellent performance.
  • In October 1985, at Beijing, China, the WAII was admitted as Associate Member of the Federation of Afro Asian Insurers and Reinsurers (FAIR).
  • In September, 1996, the Institute was also made an Affiliate of the British Chartered Insurance Institute (CII)
  • In May 1997, AIO once again awarded WAII  a Certificate of Appreciation.
  •  In October 1997, the Institute was made a Member of the Institute for Global Insurance Education (IGIE) formed by the Insurance Professional Bodies of the U.K.(CII), USA (CPCU); and Canada (IIC).
  • In October 1999, the Institute was made a pioneer member of The Association of African Insurance Educators and Trainers (AAIET). The Institute also produced the first Secretary-General of the Association.