This Roadmap is part of a series of documents produced in the Making Access Possible (MAP) Myanmar initiative. Preparation for MAP Myanmar was approved by the President of the Union of Myanmar in January 2013. The programme has been developed by United Nations Capital Development Fund (UNCDF) in close cooperation with the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP).
U Chit Po is 49 years old and runs a grocery store in Myanmar. He is responsible for his wife and two
children. He recently had a major health scare and would like to retire soon, given his health
problems. He has no health insurance, as there is no license for the health insurance market in
Myanmar. His income consists of profit from the grocery store and the balance of his income is from
interest on loans to others, which he lends at 20% interest per day.