IDB Provides Assistance for Jamaican Cattle Farmers

The Inter-American Development Bank has committed USD13 million in support of a project that aims to

of small-scale farmers in Jamaica, according to the Jamaican Information System. The grant will be drawn from IDB's Multilateral Investment Fund. It will benefit cattle farmers in the Jamaican parishes of St. Thomas, St. Mary and Portland.

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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.