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African Union countries to pool resources to cover disaster risk

Posted On: Jun. 26, 2019 6:23 AM CST

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Member countries of the African Union plan to pool their financial resources to cover disaster risks such as drought, floods and extreme weather, Afrik21 reported. Under the program, South Africa-based insurer African Risk Capacity and its partners will provide insurance, identify the countries' risk profiles and set up a catastrophe risk management framework.

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