Liberia Reconstruction Funds Grow

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has gone bigger through a USD22 million contribution by the U.K. Department for International Development, according to a report by Liberian Observer. “DFID is pleased to contribute funding for the Government of Liberia’s priority of improving the country’s infrastructure, particularly roads which open up markets and increase economic activity,” said Alex Harper, DfID's top official in Liberia.

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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.