ARC Agency Governing Board

On 30 June 2021, the extraordinary session of the African Risk Capacity (ARC) Conference of the Parties (CoP) appointed Members and Alternate Members of the ARC Group Board for a term of three (3) years.The Members and Alternate Members were nominated by countries with insurance policies, the Chairperson of the African Union Commission and partners in accordance with the provisions of the Agreement for the Establishment of ARC Agency and the Amendment Agreement.The session was chaired by the CoP Chairperson, H.E Gebreil Ibrahim Mohamed, Minister of Finance of the Republic of the Sudan.The CoP agreed to fill all the vacant positions in the ARC Group Board during its next ordinary session.

List of Members and Alternate Members of the African Risk Capacity Group Board

 

NAME

STATUS OF

MEMBERSHIP

CATEGORY

COUNTRY (if applicable)

1

DR. SAIF EL DIN DAOUD ABD EL RHMAN

Full

East Africa

Sudan

 

MR. FORTUNAT DIMBISA ZAFISAMBO RUPHIN

Alternate

East Africa

Madagascar

2

HON. MOHAMED LEMINE OULD DHEHBY

Full

North Africa

Mauritania

 

Vacant

Alternate

North Africa

3

MR. GEORGE T. GUVAMATANGA

Full

Southern Africa

Zimbabwe

 

MRS. GRACE A. MURADZIKWA

Alternate

Southern Africa

Zimbabwe

4

MR. BIRAMA SIDIBE

Full

West Africa

Mali

 

Vacant

Alternate

West Africa

 

5

DR. KABAGHE CHANCE

Full

Central Africa

Zambia[1]

 

PROF. OLIVER S. SAASA

Alternate

Central Africa

Zambia

6

Vacant

Full

AU Nominee

 

7

DR. LAILA LOKOSANG

Full

AU Nominee

 

8

MR ABDOULIE JANNEH

Ex officio, voting member

Chair, ARC Ltd

 

9

MS. BARBARA SCHNELL

Full

Partner (KfW)

 

 

MR. JURGEN MEISCH  

Alternate

Partner (KfW)

 

10

MS. RACHEL TURNER

Full

Partner (FCDO)

 

 

MITA SAMANI

Alternate

Partner (FCDO)

 

11

MS. SARA MBAGO-BHUNU

Full

Partner (IFAD)

 

 

MS. NADINE GBOSSA

Alternate

Partner (IFAD)

 

12

Vacant

Full

Partner

 

 

Vacant

Alternate

Partner

 

13

IBRAHIMA CHEIKH DIONG

Ex officio, non voting member

ARC GROUP DG

 

14

LESLEY NDLOVU

Ex officio, non voting member

ARC LTD CEO

 

 

[1] Elected for a term or three years or until such time as a Central African country fulfils the criteria and puts forward a candidate to a session of the CoP, whichever is earlier.