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The Gambia Secures More Funds for COVID-19 Vaccines

World Bank Board has approved $8 million additional financing from the International Development Association (IDA) to provide The Gambia with safe and effective vaccine purchase and deployment. “With this additional financing, the World Bank is helping The Gambia strengthen their pandemic response and health care systems, as well as scale …

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Africa: World Tuberculosis Day

On World Tuberculosis Day, the global community acknowledges the progress made and the challenges that lie ahead in fighting tuberculosis (TB). While COVID-19 has had a devastating global impact over the past year, TB has long been the world’s leading infectious disease killer and continues to kill more people in …

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