Thursday, September 17, 2015

World Bank Approves a Social Safety Net Project for Madagascar

More than 162,500 vulnerable people are targeted

WASHINGTON, September 17, 2015 – The World Bank’s Board of Executive Directors has approved a US$40 million credit for a social safety net project in Madagascar.

“This operation will support the government in increasing the access of extremely poor households to safety net services and in laying the foundations for a social protection system,” said Andrea Vermehren, Lead Social Protection Specialist at the World Bank . Read More