Africa: Advancing Research On Climate Change – World Bank Grants $60 Million to Help Strengthen the Resilience of the Agricultural Sector in Africa

[World Bank] Washington — The World Bank Board of Directors today approved a $60 million International Development Association (IDA)* grant to help African countries strengthen the resilience of their agricultural sectors to the threat posed by climate change. The grant fulfils the World Bank's commitment at the 2019 United Nations Climate Summit to increase its support to the CGIAR, a global partnership that unites international organizations engaged in research about food security, to help advance agricultural research efforts foRead the Original Article