Situated on the coast of West Africa, Sierra Leone is a developing country with a lot of crime and health concerns. Theft is rampant, but other common crimes include fraud, assault and kidnapping. Although there are hospitals in the capital, Freetown, they are usually very short-staffed and lack essential supplies. Law enforcement is also limited in resources. As of 2014, Sierra Leone has also become a high risk country for exposure to the ebola virus; getting the proper immunizations and having the right insurance coverage are essential if you intend on traveling to Sierra Leone anytime soon.

Here is a list of different types of insurance coverage you will want if you are planning to venture into Sierra Leone:

If you require a quote for Sierra Leone, contact Expat Financial today for a quote. Please send along any relevant risk information that may be available.