IDB Announces Twin Environment Grants

    The Inter-American Development Bank has named Ecuador and Costa Rica as the latest grantees under the IDB-Global Environment Facility. The USD4 million for Ecuador and USD3 million for Costa Rica will be used to promote marine and coastal biodiversity conservation.

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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.