Germany, UNIDO Back Iraq's Economic Development

Germany and the United Nations Industrial Development Organization have formed a 3.6 million euro (USD5.38 million)

to support economic development in Iraq. The money will be used to fund projects aimed at capacity and institution building, human rights and training of women and internally displaced people.

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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.