Kenya Resident Representative Site
Resident Representative Office in Kenya
This web page provides information in on the activities of the Office, views of the IMF staff, and the relations between Kenya and the IMF. Additional information can be found on Kenya and IMF country page, including official IMF reports and Executive Board documents in English that deal with Kenya.
News and Highlights
The International Monetary Fund sent a mission to Kenya two weeks ago for the first review of the performance of the bank's ongoing extended credit facility-supported programme. The IMF team is also looking at government policies and budget execution with Kenya's Finance Ministry. The mission's chief, Domenico Fanizza, joins ABN from our Nairobi studios, to discuss the bank's visit to the state.
Kenya and The IMF
Press Release: IMF Executive Board Completes Sixth and Final Review Under the ECF Arrangement for Kenya and Approves US$110.2 Million Disbursement
September 20, 2013
Kenya’s policy of financial inclusion—making financial services more accessible to the general population—will help the country solve its poverty problem, a conference in Nairobi hears.
Regional Economic Outlook for Sub-Saharan Africa
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.