World Bank Supports 4 Mozambican Development Schemes

The World Bank is offering loans worth a total of USD143 million to support four development projects in Mozambique. The funding includes:

- USD39 million for the prevention and treatment of HIV/AIDS, malaria and tuberculosis, as well as the promotion of reproductive and child health. It will also be used to improve the distribution of medical supplies between the central, provincial, and district warehouses.

- USD20 million to help enhance national social and economic development planning through the introduction, institutionalization and mainstreaming of multisectoral spatial development planning methodologies and practices.

- USD34 million to increase water service coverage in the cities of Beira, Nampula, Quelimane and Pemba.

- USD50 million to boost the institutional and financial capacity of the Maputo municipality.

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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.