IDB Aid to Ensure Flood Protection in Haiti


    is helping Haiti prevent flooding and boost sustainable agricultural development. The Caribbean nation may access a $30 million IDB grant to back public works in the Grande Riviere du Nord, Ravine du Sud and Cavaillon watersheds. The grant will also help provide direct support to farmers adhering to erosion control farming practices, as well as finance technical assistance, training and materials for municipalities and organizations responsible for watershed management.

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    • 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.