IDB Helps Address Argentina Security Concerns

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    is lending USD25 million to help address crime, violence and insecurity in the Argentine province of Buenos Aires. The loan will support a five-year program that aims to strengthen the province's police emergency response system, introduce violence prevention programs, and expand existing community participation mechanisms.

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      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.