East, Southern Africa Gain AfDB Grant for Statistics Development, Poverty Reduction

    The Common Market for East and Southern Africa will manage USD3.4 million in grant from the African Development Bank for programs supported by the member states' national strategies for statistics development and poverty reduction,

    reported. The grant will be spent for preparatory and analytical phases of population, agriculture and household surveys, the Comesa secretariat said.

    About the author

    • Ma. Rizza Leonzon

      As a former staff writer, Rizza focused mainly on business coverage, including key donors such as the Asian Development Bank and AusAID.