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Consumer Prices 5.5 5.9
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Updated October 30, 2014

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Annual Meetings Speeches
September 29, 2002 -- Statement by the Hon. Gerald Ssendaula, Governor of the World Bank for Uganda, on behalf of the African Governors, at the Joint Annual Discussion of the Boards of Governors of the IMF and World Bank, September 29, 2002
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September 29, 1999 -- Statement by the Hon. Tantely Andrianarivo, Governor of the IMF for Madagascar, on behalf of the African Governors, at the Joint Annual Discussion
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Article IV Staff Reports
July 19, 2013 -- Uganda: 2013 Article IV Consultation and Sixth Review Under the Policy Support Instrument, Request for a Three-Year Policy Support Instrument and Cancellation of Current Policy Support Instrument—Staff Report;Public Information Notice and Press Release on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by the Executive Director for Uganda
Series: Country Report No. 13/215
March 05, 2009 -- Uganda: 2008 Article IV Consultation and Fourth Review Under the Policy Support Instrument - Staff Report; Staff Supplement; Public Information Notice and Press Release on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by the Executive Director for Uganda
Series: Country Report No. 09/79
January 30, 2007 -- Uganda: 2006 Article IV Consultation and Staff Report for the 2006 Article IV Consultation, First Review of the Policy Support Instrument, Request for Waiver of Assessment Criteria, and Request for a Three-Year Policy Support Instrument - Staff Report; Public Information Notice and Press Release on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by the Executive Director for Uganda
Series: Country Report No. 07/29
June 06, 2005 -- Uganda: 2004 Article IV Consultation, Fourth Review Under the Three-Year Arrangement Under the Poverty Reduction and Growth Facility, and Request for Waiver of Performance Criteria--Staff Report; Staff Statement; Public Information Notice and Press Release on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by the Executive Director for Uganda
Series: Country Report No. 05/183
March 26, 2003 -- Uganda: 2002 Article IV Consultation-Staff Report; Public Information Notice on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by the Executive Director for Uganda
Series: Country Report No. 03/83
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Heavily Indebted Poor Countries
August 26, 2002 -- HIPC Updated Debt Sustainability Analysis and Assessment of Public External Debt Management Capacity
Report on a comprehensive analysis of the external debt situation of the member country concerned, and simulate the impact of the full use of traditional debt relief mechanisms on eligible debt from bilateral creditors. PDF File Size: 1407Kb
April 04, 2000 -- HIPC Second Completion Point Document
Assess the observance of the conditionality agreed at the decision point and provide a basis for decision by the Executive Boards of the IMF and World Bank on the release of all remaining assistance under the HIPC Initiative. PDF File Size: 27Kb
January 24, 2000 -- HIPC Second Decision Point Document
Makes recommendations for decisions by the Executive Boards of the IMF and World Bank regarding: eligibility, timing of decision point under the Initiative, assistance required to reach the sustainability targets, and the agreed policy measures which when implemented would trigger the completion point. PDF File Size: 215Kb
March 20, 1998 -- HIPC Completion Point Document
Assess the observance of the conditionality agreed at the decision point and provide a basis for decision by the Executive Boards of the IMF and World Bank on the release of all remaining assistance under the HIPC Initiative. PDF File Size: 348Kb
April 11, 1997 -- HIPC Decision Point Document
Makes recommendations for decisions by the Executive Boards of the IMF and World Bank regarding: eligibility, timing of decision point under the Initiative, assistance required to reach the sustainability targets, and the agreed policy measures which when implemented would trigger the completion point. PDF File Size: 341Kb
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IMF Survey Online
October 30, 2014 -- New Podcast : Uganda-Capacity Building for Growth
As Uganda’s economy continues to grow, so does the need for more efficient ways of managing large development projects. The country’s finance minister says the objectives of each program must be clear, for capacity building to be effective. Watch the Webcast.
April 12, 2014 -- IMF Survey : Energy Revenues to Help Africa Trim ‘Infrastructure Gap’
New revenue streams from oil and gas would be devoted to investments in roads, railways, ports, and power, African finance officials say. They tell a news briefing that Africa’s “infrastructure gap” will have to be overcome to help achieve inclusive growth.
December 30, 2013 -- IMF Survey : New Pacts Ease Path Toward East African Single Currency
Moves toward deeper economic integration among the countries of the East African Community—Burundi, Kenya, Rwanda, Tanzania, and Uganda—gain new impetus from agreements on monetary union and cross-border payments sealed in recent weeks.
May 07, 2013 -- Podcast : Booms Don’t Last Forever
In recent years, commodity prices have been riding high, and many commodity dependent countries have benefited from these high prices. But this boon is unlikely to last forever: prices may fall, and nations can run out of key commodities.

February 28, 2012 -- IMF Survey: IMF Promotes Better Economic Data in Africa
The IMF is helping a group of sub-Saharan African countries produce and disseminate higher-frequency data on economic growth.
July 21, 2010 -- IMF Survey: New Financing Sources for Africa's Infrastructure Deficit
Four African countries aim to boost infrastructure budgets with new financing sources as they chase higher economic growth rates. Policy programs in Mozambique, Rwanda, Tanzania, and Uganda allow for less concessional financing from development banks, more public-private partnerships; and, potentially, external sovereign bond issues.
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IMF Surveys
January 10, 2000 -- IMF Survey:
Uganda receives PRGF aid; Camdessus on monetary system priorities; poverty-reduction endorsed; off-market gold sales; Netherlands recovery; G-20 meeting; regulating retirement annuities; Turkey's Stand-By credit; and Pacific Island technical assistance. PDF File Size: 846Kb
November 11, 1996 -- IMF Survey:
IMF Survey: Ghana, Senegal, and Uganda Adopt Bold Reforms PDF File Size: 34Kb
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IMFC Statements
October 11, 2014 -- IMFC Statement by the Honorable Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, Coordinating Minister for the Economy and Minister of Finance, Nigeria
On behalf of: Angola, Burundi, Botswana, The State of Eritrea, The Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia, The Gambia, Kenya, Liberia, Lesotho, Republic of Mozambique, Malawi, Namibia, Nigeria, Sierra Leone, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia, Zimbabwe. PDF File Size: 360Kb
April 11, 2014 -- IMFC Statement by Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, Coordinating Minister for the Economy and Minister of Finance, Nigeria
On behalf of: Angola, Burundi, Botswana, The State of Eritrea, The Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia, The Gambia, Kenya, Liberia, Lesotho, Republic of Mozambique, Malawi, Namibia, Nigeria, Sudan, Sierra Leone, Republic of South Sudan, Kingdom of Swaziland, Tanzania, Uganda, South Africa, Zambia, Zimbabwe. PDF File Size: 244Kb
October 12, 2013 -- IMFC Statement by the Honorable Pravin J. Gordhan, Minister of Finance for South Africa
On behalf of: Angola, Burundi, Botswana, The State of Eritrea, The Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia, The Gambia, Kenya, Liberia, Lesotho, Republic of Mozambique, Malawi, Namibia, Nigeria, Sudan, Sierra Leone, Republic of South Sudan, Kingdom of Swaziland, Tanzania, Uganda, South Africa, Zambia, Zimbabwe. PDF File Size: 94Kb
April 20, 2013 -- IMFC Statement by Pravin J. Gordhan, Minister of Finance, National Treasury, South Africa
On behalf of: Angola, Burundi, Botswana, The State of Eritrea, The Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia, The Gambia, Kenya, Liberia, Lesotho, Republic of Mozambique, Malawi, Namibia, Nigeria, Sudan, Sierra Leone, Republic of South Sudan, Kingdom of Swaziland, Tanzania, Uganda, South Africa, Zambia, Zimbabwe. PDF File Size: 288Kb
October 13, 2012 -- IMFC Statement by Pravin J. Gordhan, Minister of Finance, South Africa
On behalf of: Angola, Burundi, Botswana, The State of Eritrea, The Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia, The Gambia, Kenya, Liberia, Lesotho, Republic of Mozambique, Malawi, Namibia, Nigeria, Sudan, Sierra Leone, Kingdom of Swaziland, Tanzania, Uganda, South Africa, Zambia, Zimbabwe. PDF File Size: 600Kb
April 21, 2012 -- IMFC Statement by Pravin J. Gordhan, Minister of Finance, South Africa
On behalf of: Angola, Burundi, Botswana, The State of Eritrea, The Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia, The Gambia, Kenya, Liberia, Lesotho, Republic of Mozambique, Malawi, Namibia, Nigeria, Sudan, Sierra Leone, Kingdom of Swaziland, Tanzania, Uganda, South Africa, Zambia, Zimbabwe. PDF File Size: 296Kb
September 24, 2011 -- IMFC Statement by Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, Coordinating Minister of the Economy and Minister of Finance, Federal Ministry of Finance, Nigeria
On behalf of: Angola, Burundi, Botswana, The State of Eritrea, The Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia, The Gambia, Kenya, Liberia, Lesotho, Republic of Mozambique, Malawi, Namibia, Nigeria, Sudan, Sierra Leone, Kingdom of Swaziland, Tanzania, Uganda, South Africa, Zambia, Zimbabwe. PDF File Size: 168Kb
April 16, 2011 -- IMFC Statement by Teklewold Atnafu, Governor, National Bank of Ethiopia
On behalf of: Angola, Burundi, Botswana, The State of Eritrea, The Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia, The Gambia, Kenya, Liberia, Lesotho, Republic of Mozambique, Malawi, Namibia, Nigeria, Sudan, Sierra Leone, Kingdom of Swaziland, Tanzania, Uganda, South Africa, Zambia, Zimbabwe. PDF File Size: 222Kb
April 24, 2010 -- IMFC Statement by Olusegun O. Aganga, Minister of Finance, Federal Ministry of Finance, Nigeria
On behalf of: Angola, Burundi, Botswana, The State of Eritrea, The Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia, The Gambia, Kenya, Liberia, Lesotho, Republic of Mozambique, Malawi, Namibia, Nigeria, Sudan, Sierra Leone, Kingdom of Swaziland, Tanzania, Uganda, South Africa, Zambia, Zimbabwe. PDF File Size: 356Kb
April 25, 2009 -- IMFC Statement by H.E. Tito Mboweni, Governor, South African Reserve Bank, South Africa
On behalf of: Angola, Burundi, Botswana, The State of Eritrea, The Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia, The Gambia, Kenya, Liberia, Lesotho, Republic of Mozambique, Malawi, Namibia, Nigeria, Sudan, Sierra Leone, Kingdom of Swaziland, Tanzania, Uganda, South Africa, Zambia. PDF File Size: 337Kb
October 11, 2008 -- IMFC Statement by the Honorable Tito Mboweni, Governor, South African Reserve Bank
On behalf of: Angola, Burundi, Botswana, The State of Eritrea, The Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia, The Gambia, Kenya, Liberia, Lesotho, Republic of Mozambique, Malawi, Namibia, Nigeria, Sudan, Sierra Leone, Kingdom of Swaziland, Tanzania, Uganda, South Africa, Zambia. PDF File Size: 278Kb
April 12, 2008 -- IMFC Statement by the Honourable Tito Mboweni, Governor, South African Reserve Bank
On behalf of: Burundi, Botswana, The State of Eritrea, The Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia, The Gambia, Kenya, Liberia, Lesotho, Republic of Mozambique, Malawi, Namibia, Nigeria, Sudan, Sierra Leone, Kingdom of Swaziland, Tanzania, Uganda, South Africa, Zambia. PDF File Size: 188Kb
October 20, 2007 -- IMFC Statement by Shamsuddeen Usman, Minister of Finance, Nigeria
On behalf of: Angola, Burundi, Botswana, The State of Eritrea, The Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia, The Gambia, Kenya, Lesotho, Republic of Mozambique, Malawi, Namibia, Nigeria, Sudan, Sierra Leone, Kingdom of Swaziland, Tanzania, Uganda, South Africa, Zambia. PDF File Size: 186Kb
September 17, 2006 -- IMFC Statement by Hon. Nenadi E. Usman, Minister of Finance of Nigeria
On behalf of: Angola, Burundi, Botswana, The State of Eritrea, The Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia, The Gambia, Kenya, Liberia, Lesotho, Republic of Mozambique, Malawi, Namibia, Nigeria, Sudan, Sierra Leone, Kingdom of Swaziland, Tanzania, Uganda, South Africa, Zambia, Zimbabwe. PDF File Size: 271Kb
April 24, 2004 -- IMFC Statement by Mr. Tito Mboweni, Governor of the South African Reserve Bank
On behalf of: Angola, Burundi, Botswana, The State of Eritrea, The Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia, The Gambia, Kenya, Liberia, Lesotho, Republic of Mozambique, Malawi, Namibia, Nigeria, Sudan, Sierra Leone, Kingdom of Swaziland, Tanzania, Uganda, South Africa, Zambia, Zimbabwe. PDF File Size: 606Kb
September 21, 2003 -- Statement by Mr. Jose Pedro de Morais Junior Minister of Finance of Angola, Given on the Occasion of the International Monetary and Financial Committee (IMFC) Meeting, September 21, 2003
Representing Africa Group I Constituency comprising the following countries: Angola, Botswana, Burundi, Ethiopia, Eritrea, The Gambia, Kenya, Lesotho, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, Nigeria, Sierra Leone, South Africa, Sudan, Swaziland, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia, Zimbabwe
September 28, 2002 -- Statement by Mr. Julio Marcelino Bessa, Minister of Finance of Angola, Representing Africa Group I Constituency comprising the following countries: Angola, Botswana, Burundi, Ethiopia, Eritrea, The Gambia, Kenya, Lesotho, Liberia, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, Nigeria, Sierra Leone, South Africa, Sudan, Swaziland, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia, Zimbabwe, IMFC Meeting of the IMF Board of Governors, September 27, 2002
The International Monetary and Financial Committee statement on behalf of the following countries: Angola, Botswana, Burundi, Ethiopia, Eritrea, The Gambia, Kenya, Lesotho, Liberia, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, Nigeria, Sierra Leone, South Africa, Sudan, Swaziland, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia, Zimbabwe
November 17, 2001 -- Statement by Ms. Linah K. Mohohlo, Governor of the Bank of Botswana, at the International Monetary and Financial Committee, Ottawa, November 17, 2001
The International Monetary and Financial Committee statement on behalf of Angola, Botswana, Burundi, The Gambia, Kenya, Ethiopia, Eritrea, Lesotho, Liberia, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, Nigeria, Sierra Leone, South Africa, Sudan, Swaziland, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia, Zimbabwe
April 16, 2000 -- Statement by Mr. Trevor A. Manuel, Minister of South Africa, International Monetary and Financial Committee, April 16, 2000
The International Monetary and Financial Committee member for the constituency consisting of Angola, Botswana, Burundi, The Gambia, Kenya, Ethiopia, Eritrea, Lesotho, Liberia, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, Nigeria, Sierra Leone, South Africa, Sudan, Swaziland, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia and Zimbabwe
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Issues Briefs
December 01, 2000 -- Policies for Faster Growth and Poverty Reduction in Sub-Saharan Africa and the Role of the IMF -- An IMF Issues Brief
After two decades of economic stagnation and little progress in poverty reduction, the seeds of an economic renaissance in sub-Saharan Africa, with faster growth and less poverty, have been sown in recent years. This Issues Brief, after reviewing recent economic developments, outlines the key policy issues that countries in the region will need to address and the contribution that the international community, including the IMF, will need to make to build on recent gains and establish a virtuous cycle of sustained high-quality growth.
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Joint Staff Assessments
August 26, 2002 -- PRSP Progress Report Joint Staff Assessment
Evaluates the strengths and weaknesses of a country's poverty reduction objectives and strategies, and in it the staffs of the IMF and World Bank make recommendations about whether the PRSP or IPRSP provides a sound basis for concessional assistance from the Bank and Fund, as well as for debt relief under the Enhanced Heavily Indebted Poor Countries (HIPC) Debt Initiative. PDF File Size: 119Kb
March 09, 2001 -- Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper Progress Report Joint Staff Assessment
Evaluates the strengths and weaknesses of a country's poverty reduction objectives and strategies, and in it the staffs of the IMF and World Bank make recommendations about whether the PRSP or IPRSP provides a sound basis for concessional assistance from the Bank and Fund, as well as for debt relief under the Enhanced Heavily Indebted Poor Countries (HIPC) Debt Initiative. PDF File Size: 138Kb
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Letters of Intent
June 10, 2014 -- Uganda -- Uganda: Letter of Intent, Memorandum of Economic and Financial Policies, and Technical Memorandum of Understanding, June 10, 2014
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November 28, 2013 -- Uganda -- Letter of Intent, Memorandum of Economic and Financial Policies, and Technical Memorandum of Understanding, November 28, 2013
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June 17, 2013 -- Uganda -- Letter of Intent, Memorandum of Economic and Financial Policies, and Technical Memorandum of Understanding, June 17, 2013
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December 21, 2012 -- Uganda -- Letter of Intent, Memorandum of Economic and Financial Policies, and Technical Memorandum of Understanding, December 21, 2012
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May 18, 2012 -- Uganda -- Letter of Intent, Memorandum of Economic and Financial Policies, and Technical Memorandum of Understanding, May 18, 2012
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December 20, 2011 -- Uganda -- Letter of Intent, Memorandum of Economic and Financial Policies, and Technical Memorandum of Understanding, December 20, 2011
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June 15, 2011 -- Uganda -- Letter of Intent, Memorandum of Economic and Financial Policies, and Technical Memorandum of Understanding, June 15, 2011
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April 25, 2010 -- Uganda -- Letter of Intent, Memorandum of Economic and Financial Policies, and Technical Memorandum of Understanding, April 25, 2010
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December 01, 2009 -- Uganda -- Letter of Intent, Memorandum of Economic and Financial Policies, and Technical Memorandum of Understanding, December 01, 2009
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May 13, 2009 -- Uganda -- Letter of Intent, Memorandum of Economic and Financial Policies, and Technical Memorandum of Understanding, May 13, 2009
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December 05, 2008 -- Uganda -- Letter of Intent, Memorandum of Economic and Financial Policies, and Technical Memorandum of Understanding, December 05, 2008
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June 20, 2008 -- Uganda -- Letter of Intent, Memorandum of Economic and Financial Policies, and Technical Memorandum of Understanding, June 20, 2008
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November 26, 2007 -- Uganda -- Letter of Intent, Memorandum of Economic and Financial Policies, and Technical Memorandum of Understanding, November 26, 2007
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May 17, 2007 -- Uganda -- Letter of Intent, Memorandum of Economic and Financial Policies, and Technical Memorandum of Understanding, May 17, 2007
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November 29, 2006 -- Uganda -- Letter of Intent, Memorandum of Economic and Financial Policies, and Technical Memorandum of Understanding, November 29, 2006
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June 20, 2005 -- Uganda -- Letter of Intent, Memorandum of Economic and Financial Policies, and Technical Memorandum of Understanding, June 20, 2005
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November 10, 2004 -- Uganda -- Letter of Intent, Memorandum of Economic and Financial Policies, and Technical Memorandum of Understanding, November 10, 2004
This Letter of Intent of the government of Uganda describes the policies that Uganda intends to implement in the context of its request for financial support from the IMF.
July 13, 2004 -- Uganda -- Letter of Intent, Memorandum of Economic and Financial Policies, and Technical Memorandum of Understanding, July 13, 2004
This Letter of Intent of the government of Uganda describes the policies that Uganda intends to implement in the context of its request for financial support from the IMF.
November 26, 2003 -- Uganda -- Letter of Intent, Memorandum of Economic and Financial Policies, and Technical Memorandum of Understanding, November 26, 2003
This Letter of Intent of the government of Uganda describes the policies that Uganda intends to implement in the context of its request for financial support from the IMF.
June 09, 2003 -- Uganda -- Letter of Intent, Memorandum of Economic and Financial Policies, and Technical Memorandum of Understanding, June 9, 2003
This Letter of Intent of the government of Uganda describes the policies that Uganda intends to implement in the context of its request for financial support from the IMF.
August 27, 2002 -- Uganda -- Letter of Intent, Memorandum of Economic and Financial Policies, and Technical Memorandum of Understanding, August 27, 2002
This Letter of Intent of the government of Uganda describes the policies that Uganda intends to implement in the context of its request for financial support from the IMF.
March 09, 2001 -- Uganda Letter of Intent, March 9, 2001
This Letter of Intent of the government of Uganda describes the policies that Uganda intends to implement in the context of its request for financial support from the IMF.
August 21, 2000 -- Uganda Letter of Intent and Memorandum of Economic and Financial Policies for 2000/01
This Letter of Intent of the government of Uganda describes the policies that Uganda intends to implement in the context of its request for financial support from the IMF.
November 19, 1999 -- Uganda Letter of Intent, November 19, 1999
This Letter of Intent of the government of Uganda describes the policies that Uganda intends to implement in the context of its request for financial support from the IMF.
July 15, 1999 -- Uganda Letter of Intent, July 15, 1999
The Letter of Intent of the government of Uganda describes the policies that Uganda intends to implement in the context of its request for financial support from the IMF
October 28, 1998 -- Uganda Letter of Intent, October 28, 1998
This Letter of Intent of the government of Uganda describes the policies that Uganda intends to implement in the context of its request for financial support from the IMF.
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News Briefs
March 26, 2001 -- News Brief: IMF Completes Uganda Review under PRGF and Approves US$11 Million Loan
September 07, 2000 -- News Brief: IMF Completes First Review of Uganda under PRGF-Supported Program, Extends Arrangement and Approves US$11.6 Million Credit
May 02, 2000 -- News Brief: IMF Statement on Uganda Reaching Enhanced HIPC
August 26, 1999 -- News Brief: IMF Completes Review and Approves US$22.78 Million Credit Tranche for Uganda
April 24, 1997 -- News Brief: Camdessus Applauds Debt Relief for Uganda under HIPC
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Other
March 20, 2013 -- Mid-Term Evaluation Report on the Enhanced Data Dissemination Initiative Project
Subject: Statistics | Africa | National accounts | Monetary statistics | Government finance statistics | Balance of payments statistics | Data quality assessment framework | General Data Dissemination System | Special Data Dissemination Standard | Technical assistance
December 17, 2012 -- The East African Community After Ten Years - Deepening Integration
April 16, 2012 -- Enhancing Financial Sector Surveillance in Low-Income Countries - Case Studies
Subject: Financial sector | Kenya | Philippines | Uganda | Nepal | Mexico | Turkey | Uruguay | Surveillance | Low-income developing countries | Financial systems | Cross country analysis
December 08, 2005 -- Uganda - Staff Assessment of Qualification for the Multilateral Debt Relief Initiative
Subject: Multilateral debt relief initiative | Uganda
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Policy Framework Paper
November 19, 1999 -- Policy Framework Paper -- Uganda -- Enhanced Structural Adjustment Facility Policy Framework Paper, 1999/2000-2001/02 Table of Contents
Describes economic objectives, macroeconomic and structural policies for three-year adjustment programs supported by ESAF resources, as well as associated external financing needs and major sources of financing
October 28, 1998 -- Policy Framework Paper--Uganda: Enhanced Structural Adjustment Facility and Policy Framework Paper 1998/99-2000/01 - text
Describes economic objectives, macroeconomic and structural policies for three-year adjustment programs supported by ESAF resources, as well as associated external financing needs and major sources of financing
October 28, 1998 -- Policy Framework Paper--Uganda: Enhanced Structural Adjustment Facility and Policy Framework Paper 1998/99-2000/01 - Tables 1-3
Tables: Policy Matrix; Selected Economic Indicators; and External Financing Requirements
October 28, 1998 -- Policy Framework Paper--Uganda: Enhanced Structural Adjustment Facility and Policy Framework Paper 1998/99-2000/01 - Table of Contents
Describes economic objectives, macroeconomic and structural policies for three-year adjustment programs supported by ESAF resources, as well as associated external financing needs and major sources of financing
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Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper
March 31, 2002 -- Uganda--Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper Progress Report 2002-Table of Contents, March 2002
Describes the country's macroeconomic, structural, and social policies in support of growth and poverty reduction, as well as associated external financing needs and major sources of financing.
March 02, 2001 -- Uganda Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper Progress Report -- Table of Contents, March 2, 2001
Describes countries' macroeconomic, structural, and social policies to foster growth and reduce poverty in three-year economic adjustment programs supported by PRGF resources, as well as associated external financing needs and major financing sources.
March 24, 2000 -- Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper--Uganda's Poverty Eradication Action Plan--Table of Contents
Describes countries' macroeconomic, structural, and social policies to foster growth and reduce poverty in three-year economic adjustment programs supported by PRGF resources, as well as associated external financing needs and major financing sources.
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Press Releases
October 29, 2014 -- New Press Release: IMF Concludes Mission to Uganda on the Third Review of the PSI
June 27, 2014 -- Press Release: IMF Executive Board Completes Second PSI Review for Uganda
May 13, 2014 -- Press Release: IMF Concludes Mission to Uganda on the Second Review of the Policy Support Instrument
May 09, 2014 -- Press Release: Government Officials from East Africa discuss Risks to Public Finances in the Region
December 18, 2013 -- Press Release: IMF Executive Board Completes First PSI Review for Uganda
November 11, 2013 -- Press Release: IMF Concludes Mission to Uganda on the First Review of the Policy Support Instrument
June 28, 2013 -- Press Release: IMF Executive Board Completes Sixth Review Under Policy Support Instrument for Uganda and Approves a New Three-Year PSI
May 15, 2013 -- Press Release: Uganda and IMF Team Reach Staff-Level Agreement on a new PSI Program
May 08, 2013 -- Press Release: Special Data Dissemination Standard Workshop in Gaborone, Botswana
April 11, 2013 -- Press Release: IMF Regional Technical Assistance Center for East Africa Scales Up Activities; External Evaluation Commends Very Strong Performance
January 14, 2013 -- Press Release: IMF Executive Board Completes Fifth Review Under Policy Support Instrument for Uganda
November 06, 2012 -- Press Release: IMF Concludes Staff Mission to Uganda
June 05, 2012 -- Press Release: IMF Executive Board Completes Fourth Review Under the Policy Support Instrument for Uganda
March 22, 2012 -- Press Release: Statement by the IMF Mission at the Conclusion of a Visit to Uganda
February 02, 2012 -- Press Release: IMF Executive Board Concludes 2010 Article IV Consultation with Uganda
January 13, 2012 -- Press Release: IMF Executive Board Completes Third Review Under Policy Support Instrument for Uganda
October 28, 2011 -- Press Release: Statement by the IMF Mission at the Conclusion of a Visit to Uganda
June 29, 2011 -- Press Release: IMF Executive Board Completes Second Review Under Policy Support Instrument for Uganda
April 04, 2011 -- Press Release: Statement by the IMF Mission at the Conclusion of a Visit to Uganda
February 11, 2011 -- Press Release: Uganda–First Review Under the Policy Support Instrument, and Modification of Assessment Criteria
May 12, 2010 -- Press Release: IMF Executive Board Completes Seventh Review under Uganda's PSI and Approves a Three-Year Policy Support Instrument
March 19, 2010 -- Press Release:New IMF-Supported Program Will Strengthen Uganda’s Policy Design and Implementation Capacities in the Transition to Oil
December 22, 2009 -- Press Release: IMF Executive Board Completes Sixth Review and Extends the Policy Support Instrument for Uganda for One Year
October 28, 2009 -- Press Release: Statement by IMF Staff Mission to Uganda
June 04, 2009 -- Press Release: IMF Executive Board Completes Fifth Review Under the Policy Support Instrument for Uganda
April 09, 2009 -- Press Release: Statement by IMF Staff Mission to Uganda
January 09, 2009 -- Press Release: IMF Executive Board Completes Fourth Review Under the Policy Support Instrument for Uganda
October 31, 2008 -- Press Release: Statement by an IMF Staff Mission in Uganda
July 10, 2008 -- Press Release: IMF Executive Board Completes Third Review Under the Policy Support Instrument for Uganda
March 21, 2008 -- Press Release: Statement by IMF Staff Mission to Uganda
December 19, 2007 -- Press Release: IMF Executive Board Completes Second Review Under Policy Support Instrument (PSI) for Uganda
September 25, 2007 -- Press Release: Statement by IMF Deputy Managing Director Takatoshi Kato at the Conclusion of an Official Visit to Uganda
September 18, 2007 -- Press Release: IMF Deputy Managing Director Kato to Visit Uganda and Botswana
June 15, 2007 -- Press Release: IMF Executive Board Completes the First Review under the Policy Support Instrument for Uganda
December 15, 2006 -- Press Release: IMF Executive Board Completes the First Review under the Policy Support Instrument for Uganda and Approves a New Three-Year Policy Support Instrument
January 24, 2006 -- Press Release: IMF Executive Board Completes Final Review of Uganda's PRGF Arrangement and Approves 16-month Policy Support Instrument
December 23, 2005 -- Press Release: IMF to Extend 100 Percent Debt Relief to Uganda Under the Multilateral Debt Relief Initiative
December 21, 2005 -- Press Release: IMF to Extend 100 Percent Debt Relief for 19 Countries Under the Multilateral Debt Relief Initiative
October 26, 2005 -- Press Release: Statement by an IMF Staff Mission to Uganda
July 08, 2005 -- Press Release: IMF Executive Board Completes Fifth Review Under Uganda's PRGF Arrangement and Approves US$2.9 Million Disbursement
February 24, 2005 -- Press Release: IMF Executive Board Completes Fourth Review Under Uganda's PRGF Arrangement and Approves US$3.0 Million Disbursement
August 06, 2004 -- Press Release: IMF Managing Director Rodrigo de Rato's Statement at the Conclusion of his Visit to Uganda August 5-6, 2004
July 30, 2004 -- Press Release: IMF Completes Third Review Under Uganda's PRGF Arrangement and Reviews Noncomplying Disbursement
December 17, 2003 -- Press Release: IMF Completes Second Review Under Uganda's PRGF Arrangement, Grants Waivers, and Approves US$3 Million Disbursement
June 25, 2003 -- Press Release: IMF Completes the First Review Under Uganda's PRGF Arrangement and Approves US$2.8 Million Disbursement
September 13, 2002 -- Corrected Press Release: IMF Approves Three-Year, US$17.8 Million PRGF Arrangement for Uganda
May 02, 2000 -- Press Release: IMF and World Bank Support Debt Relief for Uganda
February 08, 2000 -- Press Release: HIPC Debt Relief for Uganda Increased to a Total of US$2 Billion: Additional Relief for Uganda's Poverty Reduction Programs
December 10, 1999 -- Press Release: IMF Approves Third Annual PRGF Loan for Uganda
November 11, 1998 -- Press Release: IMF Approves Second Annual ESAF Loan for Uganda
April 08, 1998 -- Press Release: Uganda to Receive US$650 Million in Debt Relief
November 10, 1997 -- Press Release: IMF Approves Three-Year ESAF for Uganda
November 18, 1996 -- Press Release: IMF Approves Third Annual ESAF Loan for Uganda
November 29, 1995 -- Press Release: IMF Approves Second Annual Loan for Uganda under ESAF
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Public Information Notices
July 08, 2013 -- Public Information Notice: IMF Executive Board Concludes 2013 Article IV Consultation with Uganda
Each Public Information Notice contains a background section, a table of selected economic indicators, and an Executive Board assessment.
February 17, 2009 -- Public Information Notice: IMF Executive Board Concludes 2008 Article IV Consultation with Uganda
Each Public Information Notice contains a background section, a table of selected economic indicators, and an Executive Board assessment.
January 25, 2007 -- Public Information Notice: IMF Executive Board Concludes 2006 Article IV Consultation with Uganda
Each Public Information Notice contains a background section, a table of selected economic indicators, and an Executive Board assessment.
January 26, 2006 -- Public Information Notice: IMF Executive Board Reviews Uganda's Performance Under Past Fund-Supported Programs
Each Public Information Notice contains a background section, a table of selected economic indicators, and an Executive Board assessment.
May 23, 2005 -- Public Information Notice: IMF Executive Board Concludes 2004 Article IV Consultation with Uganda
Each Public Information Notice contains a background section, a table of selected economic indicators, and an Executive Board assessment.
March 20, 2003 -- Public Information Notice: IMF Concludes 2002 Article IV Consultation with Uganda
Each Public Information Notice contains a background section, a table of selected economic indicators, and an Executive Board assessment.
June 11, 1998 -- Press Information Notice: IMF Concludes Article IV Consultation with Uganda
Public Information Notices (PINs) form part of the IMF's efforts to promote transparency of the IMF's views and analysis of economic developments and policies.
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Publications
July 10, 2014 -- Uganda: Second Review Under the Policy Support Instrument and Request for Modification of Assessment Criteria-Staff Report; Press Release; and Statement by the Executive Director for Uganda
Series: Country Report No. 14/195
December 30, 2013 -- Uganda: First Review Under The Policy Support Instrument
Series: Country Report No. 13/375
September 20, 2013 -- The Monetary Transmission Mechanism in the Tropics: A Narrative Approach
Author/Editor: Andrew Berg | Luisa Charry | Rafael A Portillo | Jan Vlcek
Series: Working Paper No. 13/197
January 25, 2013 -- Uganda: Fifth Review Under The Policy Support Instrument And Request For Program Extension—Staff Report; Press Release on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by the Executive Director for Uganda
Series: Country Report No. 13/25
June 08, 2012 -- Uganda: Fourth Review Under the Policy Support Instrument and Request for Modification of Assessment Criteria - Staff Report; Staff Supplement; Press Release
Series: Country Report No. 12/135
June 05, 2012 -- Uganda: Third Review Under the Policy Support Instrument, Request for Waiver of Nonobservance of an Assessment Criterion, and Request for Modification of Assessment Criteria - Staff Report; Press Release on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by the Executive Director for Uganda
Series: Country Report No. 12/125
October 19, 2011 -- Uganda: Second Review Under the Policy Support Instrument and Request for Waiver of Assessment Criteria - Staff Report; Staff Supplement; Press Release on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by the Executive Director for Uganda.
Series: Country Report No. 11/308
August 01, 2010 -- Measuring Financial Barriers Among East African Community Countries
Author/Editor: Wang, Yi David
Series: Working Paper No. 10/194
July 01, 2010 -- The Macroeconomics of Medium-Term Aid Scaling-Up Scenarios
Author/Editor: Berg, Andrew | Gottschalk, Jan | Portillo, Rafael | Zanna, Luis-Felipe
Series: Working Paper No. 10/160
June 01, 2010 -- On the Optimal Adherence to Money Targets in a New-Keynesian Framework: An Application to Low-Income Countries
Author/Editor: Berg, Andrew | Portillo, Rafael | Unsal, D. Filiz
Series: Working Paper No. 10/134
May 24, 2010 -- Uganda: Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper
Series: Country Report No. 10/141
May 24, 2010 -- Uganda: Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper - Joint Staff Advisory Note
Series: Country Report No. 10/142
May 17, 2010 -- Uganda: Seventh Review Under the Policy Support Instrument, Request for a New Policy Support Instrument and Cancellation of Current Policy Support Instrument - Staff Report; Staff Supplements; Press Release on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by the Executive Director for Uganda.
Series: Country Report No. 10/132
March 01, 2010 -- The Short-Run Macroeconomics of Aid Inflows: Understanding the Interaction of Fiscal and Reserve Policy
Author/Editor: Berg, Andrew | Mirzoev, Tokhir | Portillo, Rafael | Zanna, Luis-Felipe
Series: Working Paper No. 10/65
December 30, 2009 -- Uganda: Sixth Review Under the Policy Support Instrument and Request for an Extension of the Policy Support Instrument-Staff Report; Press Release on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by the Executive Director for Uganda.
Series: Country Report No. 10/1
December 15, 2009 -- Foreign Exchange Reserve Adequacy in East African Community Countries
Author/Editor: Drummond, Paulo Flavio Nacif | Mrema, Aristide | Roudet, Stéphane | Saito, Mika
Series: African Departmental Paper No. 09/01
December 15, 2009 -- Spillover Effects and the East African Community: Explaining the Slowdown and the Recovery
Author/Editor: Drummond, Paulo Flavio Nacif | Ramirez, Gustavo
Series: African Departmental Paper No. 09/02
December 15, 2009 -- Impact of the Global Financial Crisis on Exchange Rates and Policies in Sub-Saharan Africa
Author/Editor: Ben Ltaifa, Nabil | Kaendera, Stella | Dixit, S. V. S.
Series: African Departmental Paper No. 09/03
December 15, 2009 -- The Global Financial Crisis and Adjustment to Shocks in Kenya, Tanzania, and Uganda: A Balance Sheet Analysis Perspective
Author/Editor: Masha, Iyabo
Series: African Departmental Paper No. 09/04
July 07, 2009 -- Uganda: Fifth Review Under the Policy Support Instrument and Request for Modification of Assessment Criteria - Staff Report; and Press Release
Series: Country Report No. 09/202
February 03, 2009 -- Uganda and Rwanda: Selected Issues
Series: Country Report No. 09/36
February 03, 2009 -- Uganda: Selected Issues
Series: Country Report No. 09/37
October 30, 2008 -- Kenya, Uganda, and United Republic of Tanzania: Selected Issues
Series: Country Report No. 08/353
September 01, 2008 -- Beyond Macroeconomic Stability: The Quest for Industrialization in Uganda
Author/Editor: Selassie, Abebe Aemro
Series: Working Paper No. 08/231
July 18, 2008 -- Uganda: Third Review Under the Policy Support Instrument and Request for Waiver and Modification of Assessment Criteria-Staff Report; Press Release on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by the Executive Director for Uganda
Series: Country Report No. 08/236
January 04, 2008 -- Uganda: Second Review Under the Policy Support Instrument and Request for Modification of Assessment Criteria-Staff Report; Staff Supplement; Press Release on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by the Executive Director for Uganda
Series: Country Report No. 08/4
June 20, 2007 -- Uganda: First Review Under the Policy Support Instrument and Modifications to Assessment Criteria - Staff Report; Press Release on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by the Executive Director for Uganda
Series: Country Report No. 07/212
February 01, 2007 -- Do South-South Trade Agreements Increase Trade? Commodity-Level Evidence from COMESA
Author/Editor: Mayda, Anna Maria | Steinberg, Chad
Series: Working Paper No. 07/40
December 01, 2006 -- Uganda: Managing More Effective Decentralization
Author/Editor: Ahmad, Ehtisham | Brosio, Giorgio | Gonzalez, Maria
Series: Working Paper No. 06/279
July 21, 2006 -- Uganda: Report on the Observance of Standards and Codes - Data Module, Response by the Authorities, and Detailed Assessment Using the Data Quality Assessment Framework
Series: Country Report No. 06/269
May 01, 2006 -- Excess Liquidity and the Effectiveness of Monetary Policy: Evidence from Sub-Saharan Africa
Author/Editor: Saxegaard, Magnus
Series: Working Paper No. 06/115
February 24, 2006 -- Selected African Countries: IMF Technical Assistance Evaluation - Public Expenditure Management Reform
Series: Country Report No. 06/67
February 07, 2006 -- Uganda: Sixth Review Under the Three-Year Arrangement Under the Poverty Reduction and Growth Facility, Request for Waiver of Performance Criteria, and Request for a Policy Support Instrument - Staff Report; Press Release on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by the Executive Director for Uganda
Series: Country Report No. 06/43
January 26, 2006 -- Uganda: Ex Post Assessment of Performance Under Fund-Supported Programs and Public Information Notice on the Executive Board Discussion.
Series: Country Report No. 06/24
December 01, 2005 -- Bank Efficiency and Competition in Low-Income Countries: The Case of Uganda
Author/Editor: Hauner, David | Peiris, Shanaka J.
Series: Working Paper No. 05/240
September 06, 2005 -- Uganda: Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper - Joint Staff Advisory Note
Series: Country Report No. 05/308
August 31, 2005 -- Uganda: Fifth Review Under the Three-Year Arrangement Under the Poverty Reduction and Growth Facility, Request for Waiver of Performance Criterion, and Extension of Arrangement - Staff Report; Press Release on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by the Executive Director for Uganda
Series: Country Report No. 05/306
August 31, 2005 -- Uganda: Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper
Series: Country Report No. 05/307
May 31, 2005 -- Uganda: Selected Issues and Statistical Appendix
Series: Country Report No. 05/172
September 09, 2004 -- Uganda: Third Review Under the Three-Year Arrangement Under the Poverty Reduction and Growth Facility and Request for Waiver of Performance Criteria--Staff Report; Press Release on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by the Executive Director for Uganda
Series: Country Report No. 04/289
September 01, 2004 -- Financing Uganda's Poverty Reduction Strategy: Is Aid Causing More Pain Than Gain?
Author/Editor: Nkusu, Mwanza
Series: Working Paper No. 04/170
February 12, 2004 -- Uganda: Second Review Under the Three-Year Arrangement Under the Poverty Reduction and Growth Facility and Request for Waiver of Performance Criteria-Staff Report; Press Release on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by the Executive Director for Uganda
Series: Country Report No. 04/34
September 22, 2003 -- Uganda: Joint Staff Assessment of the Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper Annual Progress Report
Series: Country Report No. 03/300
September 22, 2003 -- Uganda: Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper Annual Progress Report
Series: Country Report No. 03/301
July 18, 2003 -- Uganda: First Review Under the Three-Year Arrangement Under the Poverty Reduction and Growth Facility and Request for Waiver of Performance Criteria--Staff Report; Press Release on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by the Executive Director for Uganda
Series: Country Report No. 03/213
April 10, 2003 -- Uganda: Financial System Stability Assessment, including Reports on the Observance of Standards and Codes on the following topics: Monetary and Financial Policy Transparency, Banking Supervision, Securities Regulation, and Payment Systems
Series: Country Report No. 03/97
March 26, 2003 -- Uganda: Statistical Appendix
Series: Country Report No. 03/84
March 26, 2003 -- Uganda: Report on Observance of Standards and Codes--Fiscal Transparency Module--Update
Series: Country Report No. 03/85
September 30, 2002 -- Uganda: Request for a Three-Year Arrangement Under the Poverty Reduction and Growth Facility--Staff Report; Staff Statement; and a Press Release on the Executive Board Discussion
Series: Country Report No. 02/213
April 01, 2002 -- Foreign Direct Investment in Africa--Some Case Studies
Author/Editor: Basu, Anupam | Srinivasan, Krishna
Series: Working Paper No. 02/61
April 01, 2002 -- Foreign Direct Investment in Africa--Some Case Studies
Author/Editor: Basu, Anupam | Srinivasan, Krishna
Series: Working Paper No. 02/61
November 01, 2001 -- Reviewing Some Early Poverty Reduction Strategy Papers in Africa
Author/Editor: Robb, Caroline M. | Scott, Alison MacEwen
Series: Policy Discussion Paper No. 01/5
November 01, 2001 -- Reviewing Some Early Poverty Reduction Strategy Papers in Africa
Author/Editor: Robb, Caroline M. | Scott, Alison MacEwen
Series: Policy Discussion Paper No. 01/5
October 01, 2001 -- Providing Health Care to HIV Patients in Southern Africa
Author/Editor: Haacker, Markus
Series: Policy Discussion Paper No. 01/3
October 01, 2001 -- Providing Health Care to HIV Patients in Southern Africa
Author/Editor: Haacker, Markus
Series: Policy Discussion Paper No. 01/3
September 01, 2001 -- Financial Liberalization, Money Demand, and Inflation in Uganda
Author/Editor: Nachega, Jean-Claude
Series: Working Paper No. 01/118
September 01, 2001 -- Financial Liberalization, Money Demand, and Inflation in Uganda
Author/Editor: Nachega, Jean-Claude
Series: Working Paper No. 01/118
March 01, 2001 -- A Quest for Revenue and Tax Incidence in Uganda
Author/Editor: Matovu, John | Chen, Duanjie | Reinikka-Soininen, Ritva
Series: Working Paper No. 01/24
February 14, 2001 -- Uganda: A Different Drummer--A Video
Notes: View the full-length video
December 01, 1999 -- Income Distribution, Informal Safety Nets, and Social Expenditures in Uganda
Author/Editor: McDonald, Calvin A. | Schiller, Christian | Ueda, Kenichi
Series: Working Paper No. 99/163
October 20, 1999 -- Uganda: Selected Issues and Statistical Appendix
Series: IMF Staff Country Report No. 99/116
October 01, 1998 -- Purchasing Power Parities in Five East African Countries - Burundi, Kenya, Rwanda, Tanzania, and Uganda
Author/Editor: Krichene, Noureddine
Series: Working Paper No. 98/148
September 05, 1998 -- Uganda - Selected Issues and Statistical Appendix
Series: IMF Staff Country Report No. 98/61
July 16, 1997 -- Uganda - Statistical Appendix
Series: IMF Staff Country Report No. 97/48
June 21, 1996 -- Uganda - Background Paper on Issues in Financial Sector Reform, and Statistical Appendix
Series: IMF Staff Country Report No. 96/51
Notes: This report was prepared by a staff team of the International Monetary Fund as background documentation for the periodic consultation with this member country. In releasing this document for public use, confidential material may have been removed at the request of the member.
December 01, 1995 -- Financial Sector Reforms in Eight Countries: Issues and Results
Author/Editor: Galbis, Vicente
Series: Working Paper No. 95/141
December 01, 1995 -- Uganda: Adjustment with Growth, 1987-94
Author/Editor: Sharer, Robert L. | De Zoysa, Hema R. | McDonald, Calvin A.
Series: Occasional Paper No. 121
June 08, 1995 -- Uganda - Background Paper
Series: IMF Staff Country Report No. 95/44
Notes: This background paper on Uganda was prepared by a staff team of the International Monetary Fund as background documentation for the periodic consultation with this member country. In releasing this document for public use, confidential material may have been removed at the request of the member.
February 01, 1995 -- Regional Integration in Eastern and Southern Africa: The Cross-Border Initiative and its Fiscal Implications
Author/Editor: Bakoup, Ferdinand | Bessaha, Abdelrahmi | Errico, Luca
Series: Working Paper No. 95/23
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Reports on the Observance of Standards and Codes
August 27, 1999 -- IMF Report on Observance of Standards and Codes: Uganda
This report compares country practices in Uganda with internationally recognized standards and codes in the areas of data dissemination, fiscal transparency, monetary and financial policy transparency, and banking supervision, and in some instances, one or all of the following: securities markets, insurance regulations, and accounting and auditing standards. In reviewing countries' observance of standards, the report covers disclosure practices and also discusses issues related to the quality of the information released.
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Speeches
October 01, 2004 -- Remarks by Rodrigo de Rato, Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund
At a Meeting with African Governors of the IMF, Washington, D.C.
August 06, 2004 -- Remarks by Mr. Rodrigo de Rato, Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund
At the IMF Regional Summit, Uganda
February 03, 2004 -- Luncheon Address by Agustín Carstens, Deputy Managing Director, IMF
Given at the Seminar on the Role of the IMF in Low-Income Countries, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
October 24, 2002 -- East AFRITAC Inauguration Ceremony, Keynote Speech by Eduardo Aninat, Deputy Managing Director, IMF
This is an important day for Africa, the International Monetary Fund, the international community, and for all who truly care about Africa and her future.
October 13, 2000 -- Adjusting to a Globalized Economy -- Address by Eduardo Aninat
Given at the Second Annual Americas’ Forum of The Institute of the Americas and the University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, California
July 10, 1998 -- Africa's Recent Economic Performance and Challenges and the Role of the IMF - A Presentation by Evangelos A. Calamitsis
Given at the Seminar of the Foundation for Advanced Studies on International Development, Tokyo, Japan
May 03, 1996 -- Madagascar: Growth in a Market Economy -- Speech by Michel Camdessus
Speech by Michel Camdessus before the National Assembly, Antananarivo, Madagascar
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The Cross-Border Initiative in Eastern and Southern Africa
July 14, 1999 -- The Cross-Border Initiative in Eastern and Southern Africa
The Initiative comprises a common policy framework aims to facilitate cross-border economic activity by eliminating barriers to the flow of goods, services, labor, and capital, and to help integrate markets by coordinating reform programs in several key structural areas, supported by appropriate macroeconomic policies.
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Transcripts
April 12, 2014 -- Transcript of the African Finance Ministers Press Conference
October 12, 2010 -- Transcript of the Civil Society Organizations Townhall Meeting
April 24, 2010 -- Transcript of a Press Conference by African Finance Ministers, April 24, 2010
November 27, 2007 -- Transcript of IMF staff conference call with ActionAid to discuss the Policy Support Instrument (PSI)
October 20, 2007 -- Transcript of a Press Conference by African Finance Ministers
July 20, 2006 -- Transcript of an IMF Center Economic Forum -- Delivering on the promises of 2005: A Dialogue on the UK's Development Strategy
July 04, 2006 -- Transcript of IMF/Royal African Society Joint Economic Forum
December 01, 2004 -- Transcript of an IMF Book Forum, The Macroeconomics of HIV/AIDS
April 11, 2003 -- Transcript of a Press Conference of African Finance Ministers and Governors of Central Banks
Mr. Charles Konan Banny, Governor of the Central Bank of West African States (BCEAO), Mr. Benjamin Radavidson, Minister of Finance and Budget of Madagascar, Mr. Timothy T. Thahane, Minister of Finance from Lesotho, Mr. Joseph B. Dauda, Minister of Finance of Sierra Leone, Gerald M. Ssendaula, Minister of Finance, Planning and Economic Development of Uganda
March 09, 2003 -- Transcript of Remarks by the Managing Director, Mr. Horst Köhler, at the Fourth Annual Conference of the Parliamentary Network on the World Bank, and Question and Answer Session with Parliamentarians, Athens, March 9, 2003
January 22, 2003 -- Transcript of an IMF Economic Forum: A New Approach to Sovereign Debt Restructuring: An IMF Proposal
January 17, 2002 -- Townhall Meeting - IMF Managing Director Horst Köhler and World Bank President James Wolfensohn with Civil Society Representatives Participating in the International Conference on Poverty Reduction Strategies
This meeting comes at the end of a three-and-a-half day conference about PRSPs that should have demonstrated that the IMF is committed to work with development partners to make this concept, this approach a success. I should also tell you that my institution has 183 members. I feel myself obliged to these members and to serve their interests. I have made clear publicly that I do think that to fight against poverty is the number one issue and task in this 21st century.
November 13, 2001 -- Transcript of a Press Conference by African Finance Ministers
We have been organizing press briefings for African Governors of the IMF these last two years. This is intended to give you the opportunity to get firsthand information from people who there in Africa struggle on a daily basis against poverty, against debt burden, the HIV/AIDS pandemic, the conflicts.
September 24, 2000 -- Transcript of a Press Conference by The International Monetary and Financial Committee of the IMF and the Development Committee of the World Bank
This is a press conference to review the outcome of this evening's joint meeting of the International Monetary Fund's International Monetary and Financial Committee and the World Bank's Development Committee.
April 15, 2000 -- Transcript of a Press Briefing by Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors from Africa.
Today's briefing affords you the chance to hear the views of leading officials from some of the countries at the heart of the discussion on poverty alleviation and debt reduction that is dominating this year's spring meetings of the IMF and World Bank.
September 24, 1999 -- Transcript of an IMF Economic Forum on ESAF in the New Millennium
We're here today to talk a little bit about the ESAF but the broader issues as well about our activities and the activities more generally of the IMF and the World Bank in the context of HIPC Initiative, ESAF programs, IDA programs, and so forth, and what's being produced by those operations.
March 13, 1998 -- IMF Press Conference on External Evaluation of IMF's Enhanced Structural Adjustment Facility
I would like to welcome you to the press briefing on External Evaluation of the IMF's Enhanced Structural Adjustment Facility, known as ESAF.
April 28, 1997 -- Press Conference by Interim Committee Chairman and IMF Managing Director
Joint press conference of the Chairman of the Interim Committee, Mr. Philippe Maystadt, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Finance and Foreign Trade of Belgium, and Mr. Michel Camdessus, Managing Director of the IMF.
April 24, 1997 -- Press Conference by Michel Camdessus, Managing Director
As usual, I might tell you what is the agenda that we will suggest the Ministers and Governors adopt next Monday at the Interim Committee. In addition to discussing the World Economic Outlook in the morning session, Ministers will also review our progress in strengthening surveillance and our progress on the standards for dissemination of economic and financial data.
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Views & Commentaries
June 25, 2006 -- A Budget for Energy, An op-ed by Peter Allum,Advisor, African Department, IMF
September 30, 2004 -- A Response to ActionAid International and Other Organizations By Thomas C. Dawson, Director, External Relations Department, IMF
This letter and attachment were sent in response to a paper on the fight against HIV/AIDS prepared by ActionAid International USA and other organizations.
June 07, 2002 -- Uganda and the IMF, The Debate on Aid Flows to Uganda: The IMF's Point of View, A Letter by Thomas C. Dawson, Director, External Relations Department, IMF
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