World Bank Helps Strengthen Jamaican Education System

Jamaica will be receiving a USD16 million loan from the World Bank in support of the country's efforts to

. The money will finance a capacity-building project that aims to create new agencies to improve the quality, efficiency, performance and accountability of educational services.

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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.