IDB announces $20 mm for Amazon development fund

The president of the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB), Mauricio Claver-Carone, announced that the agency will allocate $20 million in seed capital to a fund for the sustainable development of the Amazon, during the institution’s annual meeting in Colombia. President Jair Bolsonaro, present by video conference, applauded the IDB’s decision and called for “effectiveness” in its execution.

Source: UOL Economia