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The Gambia Resident Representative Site

Resident Representative Office in The Gambia

November 1, 2009

This web page provides information in on the activities of the Office, views of the IMF staff, and the relations between The Gambia and the IMF. Additional information can be found on The Gambia and IMF country page, including official IMF reports and Executive Board documents in English and French that deal with The Gambia.

News and Highlights



A Newsletter of the IMF on Low-income countries; November 2012 click for more

Private Sector Gains Ground in Africa

The growing role of the private sector in Africa has been credited by the head of the IMF's African Department for sustaining foreign investment during the recent global slump. In an interview, Antoinette Sayeh says Africa has demonstrated a new openness. click for more

Stronger Policies Helped Africa Through Global Crisis

Stronger monetary and budget policies, together with structural reforms in many countries, helped Africa come through the global financial crisis better than in the past, IMF First Deputy Managing Director John Lipsky said. click for more

IMF Builds Statistical Capacity in Africa

The IMF is helping 22 sub-Saharan African countries improve the quality, coverage, and dissemination of key statistics. click for more

The Gambia and The IMF

Press Release: Statement at the End of an IMF Staff Visit to The Gambia

April 4, 2014

Press Release: IMF Mission Reviews Policy Implementation under the ECF in The Gambia

November 20, 2013

The Gambia: Staff Report for the 2013 Article IV Consultation; Informational Annex; Press Release on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by the Executive Director for The Gambia

September 18, 2013
Series: Country Report No. 13/289 click for more

Press Release: IMF Executive Board Concludes 2013 Article IV Consultation with The Gambia

September 13, 2013

Press Release: Statement at the Conclusion of an IMF Mission to The Gambia

June 18, 2013

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Regional Economic Outlook for Sub-Saharan Africa

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The October 2013 Regional Economic Outlook: Sub-Saharan Africa provides a comprehensive report on the prospects for growth in the region, as well as the major risks to the outlook. Generally, growth is expected to remain strong despite a downward revision since the May 2013 report. The report analyzes drivers of growth in nonresource-rich sub-Saharan African countries, and examines the risks to frontier market economies of volatile capital flows as they become more integrated with international capital markets. Click for more