Tanzania: New U.S.$300 Million Financing to Improve Services for 2 Million People in Dar

[World Bank] Washington -The World Bank's Board of Executive Directors has today approved $300 million in credit from the highly-concessional International Development Association (IDA)* for the new Dar es Salaam Metropolitan Development Project (DMPD) that will improve services directly for 1.9 million residents and, indirectly, for the city's overall population of 4.6 million.