Impact of COVID-19 on the insurance sector in Ghana, Malawi & Zimbabwe

“COVID-19 and the social distancing measures implemented by many governments have adversely affected insurance sectors and their customers around the world. Infographics summarise the impact of COVID-19 on the insurance sectors of Ghana, Malawi and Zimbabwe and the response by regulators and insurers within each of these countries. “

via FSD Africa

Landmark fund launched to help protect textile industry jobs in Ethiopia as COVID-19 slows manufacturing demand

“A landmark fund set up between the UK and Germany in collaboration with the Government of Ethiopia could save thousands of jobs in Ethiopia’s textile and garments industry, while helping to support the country’s economic recovery from COVID-19. With $6.5 million invested at launch, the partnership aims to help safeguard a critical industry and protect the livelihoods of those working within it.”

via FSD Africa