World Bank Supports Irrigation Modernization for Egyptian Farms

Outlet: The FINANCIAL

December 15, 2010

The FINANCIAL — Agriculture remains vital in Egypt employing 30% of the country’s workforce and supporting 55% of the population even as agriculture’s share of GDP falls in a diversifying economy. The World Bank on December 14 approved a US$ 100 million loan to support Egypt’s Farm-level Irrigation Modernization Project (FIMP)…

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