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World Bank to Ebola Countries: We're With You

December 4, 2014

World Bank Group President Jim Yong Kim pledged support to Liberia during a two day trip to West Africa to assess the impact of Ebola and to identify what steps need to be taken to reach the goal of zero cases as soon as possible. According to a new World Bank report, the Ebola Epidemic continues to cripple the economies of Guinea, Liberia, and Sierra Leone, and is projected to result in negative or contracting growth in these countries next year as they work to eradicate the virus.