March 11, 2019 |
The IMF said it has granted $229m in loans to the Haitian government to provide school meals and public housing.
The three-year loan pays 0% interest "in return for reaching agreed goals," the IMF said in a press release.
The goals include lowering the budget deficit and offering greater transparency into the management of public finances, the IMF said.
"Under the program, we expect that financial constraints will be relaxed, allowing for faster growth," IMF Mission Chief Chris Walker said in th
Multilateral lender provides $29m at 0% interest for three years "in return for reaching agreed goals"