Nepal Wins Swiss Aid for Soil Management

Switzerland is providing 5.63 million Swiss francs (USD6 million) for a soil management project that seeks to improve Nepal’s food security. The four-year project is expected to benefit up to 50,000 poor families in the impoverished Asian country, the Republica reports.

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  • Ivy Mungcal

    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.