World Bank releases $70 mln to help Rwanda combat poverty

By Reuters | Wed, 19 Mar 2014 17:17 PM
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KIGALI, March 19 (Reuters) - The World Bank signed off on a $70 million financing package for Rwanda on Wednesday, the last tranche of a three-year aid programme, which will be partly used to make poverty-fighting programmes more effective at combating natural disasters.

The deal, which will include a $46 million loan and a grant of $24 million, was signed shortly after typically tropical rains lashed the ...

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