Mozambique Secures World Bank Funding for Health, Communications

The World Bank will lend a total of $75.6 million to support Mozambican projects in the health and communications sectors, according to

. The funding includes $44.6 million for the construction of 25 health centers in Nampula, Niassa and Cabo Delgado. It will also support nutritional education and basic hygiene campaigns, and programs to avert malaria, tuberculosis and HIV/AIDS. The remaining $31 million is earmarked for a regional project for electronic governance and communication infrastructure.

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    Ma. Rizza Leonzon

    As a former staff writer, Rizza focused mainly on business coverage, including key donors such as the Asian Development Bank and AusAID.