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Resident Representative Office in Cameroon

February 2010

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

News and Highlights


Subsidizing Energy Consumption: Why it’s Wrong and What Can Be Done About it

Blog by Carlo Cottarelli, Director, FAD (IMF) click for more

IMF Sees Big Gains from Energy Subsidies Reform

A new IMF paper urges governments the world over to reform subsidies affecting products ranging from coal to gasoline. click for more

Energy Subsidy Reform: The Way Forward

Presentation by David Lipton, First Deputy Managing Director, International Monetary Fund; March 27, 2013 click for more

Energy Subsidy Reform- Lessons and Implications

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For Your Eyes Only: Three Jobs Not to Defer in 2013

By David Lipton click for more

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Cameroon and The IMF

Cameroon: 2014 Article IV Consultation

July 17, 2014
Series: Country Report No. 14/212
Also available in French click for more

Cameroon: Selected Issues

July 17, 2014
Series: Country Report No. 14/213
Also available in French click for more

IMF Survey : Infrastructure Plan Leads Cameroon’s Drive for Growth

July 17, 2014
Cameroon is set for steady economic growth this year, driven by an ambitious public investment program expected to expand electricity supply and transport infrastructure. click for more

Press Release: IMF Executive Board Concludes 2014 Article IV Consultation with Cameroon

July 9, 2014

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

May 8, 2014

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Regional Economic Outlook for Sub-Saharan Africa

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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. Click for more

IMF Opens Africa Training Institute in Mauritius

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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.