Donors Back Nigerian Green Development

The World Bank, African Development Bank and International Finance Corp. have set up a USD200 million technology fund to help Nigeria sustain a low-carbon economy. The fund will support programs aimed at reducing the country's dependence on firewood and improve the efficiency of the Nigerian energy and transportation sectors,

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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.