World Bank Releases Funds to Help Resettle Internatlly Displaced Sri Lankans

The World Bank has earmarked USD65 million in support of Sri Lanka's Emergency Northern Recovery Project. Specifically, the World Bank funds will help resettle internally displaced people to their home villages in Sri Lanka's Northern Province. World Bank Country Director Naoko Ishsi said the funding will also support social and economic development programs for IDPs, according to the

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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.