Mali Resident Representative Site
Resident Representative Office in Mali
This web page provides information in on the activities of the Office, views of the IMF staff, and the relations between Mali and the IMF. Additional information can be found on Mali and IMF country page, including official IMF reports and Executive Board documents in English and French that deal with Mali.
News — Highlights
The global financial crisis is expected to have a major impact on low-income countries (LICs), especially in sub-Saharan Africa—and urgent action is required by LIC policymakers and the international community. The crisis is projected to increase the financing needs of LICs by at least US$25 billion in 2009, and much larger needs are possible
The Balance of Payments Impact of the Food and Fuel Price Shocks on Low-Income African Countries: A Country-by-Country Assessment
Mali and The IMF
Mali: First and Second Reviews Under the Extended Credit Facility Arrangement, Request for Waiver of Performance Criteria, and Request for Modification of Performance Criteria-Staff Report; Press Release; and Statement by the Executive Director for Mali
Press Release: IMF Executive Board Completes First and Second Reviews Under the Extended Credit Facility Arrangement for Mali, Approves US$11.7 Million Disbursement
Mali -- Letter of Intent, Memorandum of Economic and Financial Policies, and Technical Memorandum of Understanding, November 14, 2014
November 14, 2014
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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.
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.