Donors Promote Myanmar Development

Donors of the Livelihoods and Food Security Trust fund are

for its USD100 million portfolio in Myanmar, the Myanmar Times reports. Deadline for delta-based projects is three weeks from Nov. 10, while projects to be implemented elsewhere will get eight weeks of preparation. LIFT donors include the European Commission, AusAID, the U.K. Department for International Development, France, Denmark, Germany, Sweden and the Netherlands.

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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.