Australia Extends Aid to Zimbabwe

Australia will be providing an additional 5 million Australian dollars (USD4 million) to Zimbabwe through a donation to the Africa Enterprise Challenge Fund. The money is expected to help Zimbabwe boost its rural economy and address long-standing issues of food security. This new aid package brings Australia's total assistance to Zimbabwe to more than 33 million Australian dollars.

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  • Ivy Mungcal

    As former senior staff writer, Ivy Mungcal contributed to several Devex publications. Her focus is on breaking news, and in particular on global aid reform and trends in the United States, Europe, the Caribbean, and the Americas. Before joining Devex in 2009, Ivy produced specialized content for U.S. and U.K.-based business websites.