Colombia Secures $320M World Bank Loans


approved a pair of loans for Colombia worth $320 million. It will provide $300 million for the Integrated Mass Transit System Project and $20 million for the Solid Waste Management Program. Both are part of the bank's partnership strategy for Colombia.

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  • Eliza Villarino

    Eliza Villarino is an associate editor for Devex and leads the company's news team in Manila. She played a critical role in conceptualizing the Development Newswire. Prior to joining Devex in 2004, she has already published articles and news briefs for Internet media organizations and for the Institute for Ethics and Economic Policy at Fordham University in New York. She earned her bachelor's in political science and master's in public affairs from the University of the Philippines. Eliza is a member of Mensa Philippines.