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World Bank Boosts Aid to Ebola-affected Nations

The World Bank is offering an additional $650 million to help Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone recover from the devastating Ebola epidemic. Before Ebola these nations had some of the highest economic growth rates in Africa, but the crisis closed markets, crimped trade, and forced schools and businesses to close. This brought sharp cuts in the growth needed to fund the improved health care systems, infrastructure, education and other things needed to fight the disease and rebuild the...

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