France Offers Budget Support to Mozambique

France expects to disburse 10 million euros (USD13 million) in budget support to Mozambique between 2010 and 2014, according to the Mozambique News Agency. The assistance is part of the third debt-development swap contract worth 18.3 million euros signed March 11. The deal also provides funding for the establishment of a conservation and development foundation and development of the Quirimbas National Park.

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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.