This web page presents information about the work of the IMF in Djibouti, including the activities of the IMF Resident Representative Office. Additional information can be found on the Djibouti and IMF country page, including IMF reports and Executive Board documents that deal with Djibouti.
Djibouti: At a Glance
- Current IMF membership: 188 countries
- Djibouti joined the Fund on December 29, 1978; Article VIII
- Quota: SDR 15.90 million
- Outstanding Loans: ECF Arrangements SDR 22.71 million
- Djibouti: 2014 Article IV Consultation Staff Report (Country Report 15/338, published Dec 15, 2015 )
- Read the Latest Program Note on Djibouti, April 3, 2013 (PDF)
Blog by Massod Ahmed, published on November 16, 2011
November 16, 2011
M Carlo Sdralevitch, a tenu aux côtés de leur représentant résident à Djibouti, M.Samba Thiam, une conférence de presse qui marquait l’achèvement de la quatrième revue duprogramme de facilité élargie pour le crédit ou FEC suivant le jargon des professionnels.
July 6, 2011
“The authorities have a vision of becoming an important logistical and strategic hub for the region,” said Carlo Sdralevich, IMF mission chief for Djibouti.
February 2, 2011
Oil exporters in the Middle East and North Africa have been directly hit by the global financial crisis through a sharp drop in oil prices and a drying up of capital inflows, but the blow has been softened by countercyclical government spending, according to the IMF’s new regional forecast.
October 11, 2009
The global financial crisis has not spared the MENAP region, but strong economic fundamentals and sizeable currency reserves have helped to mitigate the impact of the shock.
May 10, 2009
IMF's work on Djibouti
December 28, 2015
December 22, 2015
Author/Editor: Corinne Deléchat ; Ejona Fuli ; Dafina Mulaj ; Gustavo Ramirez ; Rui Xu
Series: Working Paper No. 15/268
December 15, 2015
Series: Country Report No. 15/338
September 10, 2015
Inflation can determine a currency’s purchasing power as high inflation means rising prices. But what drives inflation differs from region to region. In this podcast we talk with Oral Williams, IMF Mission Chief for Malawi and coauthor of a new research paper that shows the drivers of inflation are changing in sub-Saharan Africa.
May 6, 2015
Author/Editor: Louise Fox
Series: Working Paper No. 15/102
Regional Economic Outlook
Middle East, North Africa, Afghanistan, and Pakistan
In 2016, low oil prices and deepening conflicts continue to weigh mightily on the economies of the MENAP region. Oil exporters are facing another year of heavily reduced oil export revenues, and require ongoing fiscal consolidation and reforms to cope with these losses and to diversify their economies away from oil. Oil importers are experiencing uneven and fragile growth, and need to adjust to the challenges of spillovers from their oil-exporting neighbors and the threat from conflicts. Read the report