In Haiti, more than 60 percent of pregnant women deliver at home with a matron (a traditional birth attendant).
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The World Bank has been working on Disaster Risk Managment with Guatemala’s national and local authorities and agencies since 2006.
A city of contrasts, Buenos Aires works to integrate informal settlements
The program offers affordable loans for climate adaptation to households and to small businesses in manufacturing, tourism and agriculture.
Hundreds of thousands of tons of plastic remain uncollected on Caribbean islands each year and voluminous waves of plastic waste wash up on the shores, especially after severe storms.
The World Bank has prioritized helping Saint Vincent and the Grenadines build resilience against natural disaster and climate change.