The World Bank pioneered global HIV and AIDS financing early in the emergency and remains committed to achieving Millennium Development Goal 6, to halt by 2015 and begin to reverse the spread of HIV and AIDS, through prevention, care, treatment, and mitigation services for those affected by HIV and AIDS.
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ChallengeThe new authorities face myriad challenges as they bid to return the country to a path of economic growth. Three such challenges are of particular importance: to avoid further violence between... Show More + rival factions (security); to manage the fall-out from investigations into the atrocities (reconciliation); and to establish a stable government and to restart the economy (reconstruction). The Bank is working very closely with the International Monetary Fund (IMF) to support Côte d’Ivoire efforts and progress towards the Heavily Indebted Poor Countries (HIPC) Completion Point.SolutionA Country Partnership Strategy (CPS) for the period FY10-FY13 was discussed by the World Bank’s Board of Executive Directors in April 2010 with four key pillars: (i) strengthening economic governance; (ii) infrastructure renewal; (iii) agricultural production and export promotion; and (iv) private sector development. As of January 31, 2012, the IDA-financed portfolio in Côte d’Ivoire consists of nine active Show Less -