World Bank Backs Sri Lankan Recovery

The World Bank is lending 7.4 billion Sri Lankan rupees (USD64 million) to help provide livelihoods to conflict victims in Sri Lanka's Northern Province. The

, which will be implemented by the Ministry of Nation Building and Estate Infrastructure, will offer emergency cash support to affected households as well as rehabilitate agriculture and public infrastructure sectors.

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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.