September 2008
International Trade Forum;2008, Issue 3/4, p6
Academic Journal
The article reports that an initial fund of $2 billion will be released by the World Bank Group to help the poorest countries affected by the global financial crises. It is noted that the funds will likely be used for public spending on education, infrastructure and other programs for communities. The bank estimated that around 100 million people experienced poverty because of the crisis.


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