Tuesday, May 21, 2019

Cameroon: Safety Nets Project - Added Funds Help Extend Poverty Alleviation Scheme

The World Bank-funded project would be extended to the North West and South West Regions. The technical follow up committee charged with implementation of a World Bank-funded poverty alleviation project in the poorest communities in Cameroon is brainstorming on strategies to extend the scheme to some communities in the North West and South West Regions. The Chairman of the committee, Jean Tchoffo who doubles as Secretary General of the Ministry of the Economy, Planning and Regional Development disclosed the plan during an ordinary session of the committee held in Yaounde on May 15.

He said the extension among other modifications of the initial project, has been made possible by a financing agreement the Government of Cameroon and the World... Read More