23 April 2020 – World Bank approves $11.3 million to support Republic of Congo COVID-19 response

Type of Intervention: Financial and Economic
Sectors Involved: Finance/Economy
Intervention Categories: International relations; Foreign aid
Level of Jurisdiction: National
Lead People/Agency: World Bank, International Development Association

Overview: World Bank allocates $11.3 million to the Republic of Congo to respond to the coronavirus pandemic
Full details here: https://www.banquemondiale.org/fr/news/press-release/2020/04/23/the-world-bank-provides-113-million-to-support-the-republic-of-the-congos-response-to-the-coronavirus-pandemic

Type of Justification: Advice of EXTERNAL expert advisor or advisory committee, Perception of an increased threat, No justification given
Source of Evidence or Justification: International – other