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Kiribati wins multi-million dollar economic grant to prepare for climate change

Kiribati wins multi-million dollar economic grant to prepare for climate change

Updated 23 December 2013, 17:53 AEST

The World Bank has given Kiribati a 5.

2 million US dollar grant toward the country's economic reform plan.

The grant will help the Kiribati government deliver a wide range of reforms designed to better prepare the small island nation for long-term challenges like climate change and market isolation.

Reporter: Tom Maddocks

Speaker: Atanteora Beiatau, Kiribati Secretary for Finance

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