In the aftermath of the devastating earthquake in Nepal, getting aid to people in isolated mountain villages has been especially difficult.
Some of the World Bank loan would be directed towards 150,000 families affected by the earthquakes and tsunami that hit Lombok and Sulawesi islands. Indonesia is still reeling from the quakes that killed 2,000 people.
Authorities have said they will soon call off the search for the over 5,000 still missing. At the same time, pupils and teachers have returned to school in the hard-hit town of Palu.
Indonesian officials have indicated that many more people may have died in a quake disaster than the current toll, with 5,000 still unaccounted for. Authorities say the search for bodies will end October 11.
Foreign aid is making its way to Indonesia to help hundreds of thousands in need following an earthquake and tsunami. The death toll, which has passed 1,400, could jump once access is gained to cut-off areas.
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