Rwanda Resident Representative Site
Resident Representative Office in Rwanda
This web page provides information on the activities of the Office, views of the IMF staff, and the relations between Rwanda and the IMF. Additional information can be found on Rwanda and IMF country page, including official IMF reports and Executive Board documents in English that deal with Rwanda.
News and Highlights
Rwanda and The IMF
Press Release: Statement by IMF Managing Director Christine Lagarde at the Conclusion of a Visit to Rwanda
Rwanda—Taking On the Future, Staying Ahead of the Curve by Christine Lagarde, Managing Director, International Monetary Fund
Transcript of a Press Briefing by William Murray, Deputy Spokesperson, Communications Department, International Monetary Fund
Rwanda: 2014 Article IV Consultation and Second Review Under the Policy Support Instrument-Staff Report; Press Release
December 12, 2014
Series: Country Report No. 14/343
Regional Economic Outlook for Sub-Saharan Africa
The October 2014 Regional Economic Outlook: Sub-Saharan Africa anticipates continued strong growth in much of Sub-Saharan Africa, driven by efforts to invest in infrastructure and by strong agricultural production. However, the current Ebola outbreak in Guinea, Liberia, and Sierra Leone is exacting a heavy toll, with spillovers to neighboring countries. In addition, external threats to the region's overall positive outlook include global financial conditions and a slowdown in emerging market growth. Other topics are building resilience in fragile states and addressing the infrastructure deficit.
IMF Opens Africa Training Institute in Mauritius
The International Monetary Fund (IMF) on June 26, 2014 opened the Africa Training Institute (ATI) in Ebene, Mauritius, adding an important regional center to a global network of centers helping to develop countries' policymaking capacity by transferring economic skills and best practices.