Luxembourg, Nicaragua Renew Partnership

Luxembourg will provide Nicaragua with €35 million ($50 million) in aid through 2014 under the two nations’ seventh partnership agreement.

The agreement was signed on April 4 between visiting Nicaraguan Minister of Foreign Affairs Samuel Santos Lopez and Luxembourg Minister for Development Cooperation and Humanitarian Action Marie-Josee Jacobs.

The new partnership deal focuses on improving health, supporting vocational education and developing tourism in Nicaragua.

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    Eliza Villarino

    Eliza Villarino currently manages one of today’s leading publications on humanitarian aid, global health and international development, the weekly GDB. At Devex, she has helped grow a global newsroom, with talented journalists from major development hubs such as Washington, D.C, London and Brussels. She regularly writes about innovations in global development.