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秋霞电影网在线观看伦A re-allocation of U$33.6 million will support Iraq's Ministry of Public Health’s efforts to respond to the crisis.

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Iraq Economic Monitor

GDP growth is projected to contract by 9.7%, making it the worst performance since 2003, according to a new World Bank report.


During the most recent financial year, the World Bank responded with US$5.47 billion in new commitments to help the MENA region.



Saroj Kumar Jha

秋霞电影网在线观看伦Regional Director for the Mashreq

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The World Bank program in Iraq aims to support the government’s efforts to create inclusive economic growth and more and better opportunities for all.

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