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ARC Agency Treaty Signatories

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On 19-23 November 2012 delegates from 41 African Union Member States convened a Conference of Plenipotentiaries in Pretoria, South Africa to finalize the African Risk… Read More »

ARC Agency Governing Board

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In accordance with Article 14 of the ARC Establishment Agreement, the ARC Agency Governing Board was elected by the Conference of the Parties in Dakar, Senegal on… Read More »

How ARC works

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Background Although their exact timing and magnitude are uncertain, most weather events are predictable. Agricultural production in many parts of Africa is affected by natural… Read More »

Vision and Mission

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Vision The African Risk Capacity (ARC) was established as a Specialized Agency of the African Union (AU) to help Member States improve their capacities to better plan, prepare… Read More »