Japan Backs Congo Water Project

The Japanese government is providing Congo with a USD22.3 million grant to improve water supply and purification facilities in the capital city of Kinshasa. The bilateral grant will be used for repairs and expansion of deteriorating water facilities in Kinshasa, among public utilities that suffered due to internal conflict.

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  • Tarra Quismundo

    Tarra Quismundo joined Devex Manila as a staff writer in October 2009 after more than six years of working as a reporter for the Philippine Daily Inquirer, a nationwide daily, for which she covered major breaking news in politics, military, police and international affairs. Tarra's Devex News coverage focuses on key Asian donors and top aid officials around the globe.