Central African Republic: World Bank Group Announces U.S.$100 Million in Crisis Response for the Central African Republic

[World Bank]Washington -The World Bank Group announced today that it will mobilize US$100 million in emergency development funds to help restore key government services and provide much-needed food, healthcare, and other vital supplies for the people of the Central Africa Republic (CAR) after violence overwhelmed their country in recent months, and displaced more than 25 percent of the population.