Mudslide Recovery Funding Has Been Well Spent - World Bank
There has been several criticisms from civil society organisations and some sections of the public regarding the handling of funds meant for survivors of the disaster but all is above board according to Parminder Brar, country manager for the World Bank.
A resident removes mud from his home (file photo).
A civil engineer, Muniru Nyei, has warned that the lack of a coordinated storm water drainage system, poor urban planning and haphazard dumping of solid waste are some of the ... Read more »
Many African cities and towns have recently suffered disasters, and much can be learnt from the recent mudslide in Freetown, write Emmanuel Osuteye and Hayley Leck for IRIN. Read more »
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