World Bank meets with Taiz Leadership [Archives:2005/817/Local News]

February 18 2005

Taiz Bureau
Dr. Ahmed Owaidhah, head of the World Bank mission, met Taiz Governor Judge Ahmed al-Hejri to discuss the progress of executing the second phase of the project “Protection of the city of Taiz from flood disasters,” financed by the World Bank.

The two sides also discussed other matters related to the implementation of contracts concerning the construction of housing zones by the project in Be'rarah area and talked about the administrative units of the project, the project's maintenance, the organizational support, and issues related to local councils.

The deliberations also covered other components of the project such as raising environmental awareness, alleviating poverty, and training programs.