ARC to offer insurance against Ebola and other outbreaks and epidemics
An African Union agency (ARC) that is offering the continent's first insurance against natural disasters is developing cover for disease outbreaks after the deadly Ebola crisis.
African Risk Capacity elects first African Director General
Mr. Mohamed Beavogui of Guinea was elected as first African ARC Director General (DG). He will serve a four-year term of office beginning September 2015, taking over from interim DG, Dr Richard Wilcox.