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World Bank Boosts Support for Poverty Reduction and Power Access in Djibouti

(HornTrade) -  Efforts by the Government of Djibouti to accelerate poverty reduction in the poorest areas of its capital and to expand access to electricity for poor people received further support from the World Bank on July 28 with additional grant financing of $8.9 million.
“The Republic of Djibouti and the World Bank signed additional financing agreements for the Power Access and Diversification Project (US$6.00 million) and Djibouti’s Urban Poverty Reduction Project (US$ 2.9 million). Ambassador Robleh Olhaye Oudine, representing the Government of Djibouti, and Read the rest of this entry »