This is the reference page for the XML element
The free text name or description of the item being described. This can be repeated in multiple languages.
The text in this element must be of type xsd:string.
This element must occur at least once (within each parent element).
ISO 639-1 code specifying the language of text in this element. If a default language is specified in the iati-activity element it does not have to be repeated here.
This value should be on the Language codelist.
narrative child element can be used to declare freetext for the
<period-start iso-date="2014-01-01" />
<period-end iso-date="2014-12-31" />
<value currency="USD" value-date="2014-01-01">250000000</value>
<value currency="USD" value-date="2014-01-01">200000000</value>
<narrative xml:lang="en">Expense Line</narrative>
narrative element can be repeated for any language additional to the default language set in
iati-organisation, by using the
@xml:lang attribute. Example not shown.
total-expenditure element was added.
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