Tuesday, July 19, 2022

Forte teams up with Chea Sim High School to plant 200 trees in Takeo

Takeo Province: Forte Insurance (Cambodia) Plc and Forte Life Assurance (Cambodia) Plc. has partnered with Chea Sim High School at Takeo province on a tree planting initiative held on Saturday 16 July to contribute towards creating a sustainable future.  

Over 100 Forte Insurance and Forte Life employees volunteered for the event, working with Chea Sim High School students to plant 200 trees in the vicinity of their school, as well as presenting a donation of school stationery to all students. The event, which was themed ‘Beautiful Life’, was presided over by His Excellency Bou Chanphirou, Director General of the Insurance Regulator of Cambodia (IRC) and Dr. Hor Sovathana Deputy Director of Insurance Contractors Cambodia.  

Mr. Chamroeunrith Youk, Group CEO of Forte and Group Chairman of Forte Life, said, "Giving back and contributing to the communities we live in is crucial to us at Forte Insurance and Forte Life. It is important to educate the young generation in Cambodia about the importance of caring for the environment, to tackle the challenge of global climate change. Together, we can make a difference." 

This tree planting initiative serves as an opportunity to emphasise Forte’s commitment to a sustainable future in the region and inspire action to contribute to the cause. 

Since its founding in 1999, Forte has organized various CSR initiatives, including cooperating with Japanese NGO OISCA International to sponsor various green projects and develop human resources in agriculture, organizing the Children’s Forest Program to encourage students to realize the importance of a sustainable environment via tree-planting campaigns, initiating a road safety campaign, and partnering with NGO JCI Cambodia-Mekong to donate 1,000 helmets to students and motorcyclists. 

About Forte Insurance (Cambodia) Plc. 

Since its founding in 1999, Forte has been at the forefront of the insurance industry in the Mekong region. Beginning in Cambodia and later expanding to Laos, Forte strives to provide customers with world-class products tailored to the unique needs of the markets it serves, combined with international standards of customer service and management. Today, Forte offers a full range of corporate and individual insurance products and is helping to give its customers peace of mind in an increasingly complex and uncertain world. Its products include Fire Insurance, Group Personal Accident Insurance, Home and Property Insurance, Marine and Cargo Insurance, Contractor's All Risk/Erection All Risks Insurance, Aviation Insurance, Automobile Insurance, Health Insurance, Public Liability Insurance, and other insurances. 

About Forte Life Assurance (Cambodia) Plc. 

Forte Life is a subsidiary of Forte Insurance (Cambodia) Plc. specialising in life insurance. As of December 2021, Forte Life has a total of more than 600,000 customers. By 2021, Forte Life will have compensated more than 50,000 customers for about $2.7 million. Forte Life offers a wide range of life insurance products, including life protection, life education, group term life, and comprehensive group care.