Daily Archives: June 15, 2019

New funding boosts efforts to combat deforestation, desertification, climate change and strengthen food systems

Rome – FAO today welcomed a decision by the Council of the Global Environment Facility (GEF) to provide $179 million to support the UN agency’s work with countries worldwide at the critical nexus between agriculture and the environment. This includes …

Mozambique Gets Further Support for its Water Systems Following Demages Caused by Cyclones

WASHINGTON, The World Bank approved today an International Development Association (IDA)* grant in the amount of $75 million equivalent from its Crisis Response Window (CRW) as an additional financing to the Water Services and Institutional Support Project II currently in …