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Updated April 11, 2014

Show all items sorted by date | Annual Meetings Speeches (1) | Article IV Staff Reports (7) | Heavily Indebted Poor Countries (2) | IMF Survey Online (2) | IMF Surveys (3) | Joint Staff Assessments (1) | Letters of Intent (18) | News Briefs (5) | Policy Framework Paper (2) | Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper (2) | Press Releases (39) | Public Information Notices (6) | Publications (45) | Speeches (2) | Transcripts (10) | Views & Commentaries (3) | Other (4) 
Annual Meetings Speeches
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
December 19, 2011 -- Niger: Staff Report for the 2011 Article IV Consultation
Series: Country Report No. 11/357
Notes: Also available in French
February 18, 2009 -- Niger: 2008 Article IV Consultation and First Review Under the Three-Year Arrangement Under the Poverty Reduction and Growth Facility, and Request for Waivers and Modification of Performance Criteria - Staff Report; Staff Supplement; Public Information Notice and Press Release on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by the Executive Director for Niger
Series: Country Report No. 09/59
Notes: Also available in French
January 16, 2007 -- Niger: 2006 Article IV Consultation and Third Review Under the Three-Year Arrangement Under the Poverty Reduction and Growth Facility and Request for Waiver and Modifications 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 Niger
Series: Country Report No. 07/13
Notes: Also Available in French
August 25, 2004 -- Niger: 2004 Article IV Consultation, Sixth Review Under the Three-Year Arrangement Under the Poverty Reduction and Growth Facility, and Request for Waiver of Performance Criterion, and Ex Post Assessment of Performance Under IMF-Supported Programs-Staff Reports; Staff Statement; Public Information Notice and Press Release on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by the Executive Director for Niger
Series: Country Report No. 04/275
March 01, 2002 -- Niger: 2001 Article IV Consultation, the Second Review and Second Annual Program Under the Poverty Reduction and Growth Facility Arrangement, and Request for Interim Assistance Under the Enhanced Initiative for Heavily Indebted Poor Countries--Staff Report; Public Information Notice and News Brief on the Executive Board Discussion
Series: Country Report No. 02/35
March 01, 2002 -- Niger: 2001 Article IV Consultation, the Second Review and Second Annual Program Under the Poverty Reduction and Growth Facility Arrangement, and Request for Interim Assistance Under the Enhanced Initiative for Heavily Indebted Poor Countries--Staff Report; Public Information Notice and News Brief on the Executive Board Discussion
Series: Country Report No. 02/35
January 12, 2001 -- Niger: 2000 Article IV Consultation and Request for an Arrangement Under the Poverty Reduction and Growth Facility--Staff Report; and Public Information Notice and Press Release on the Executive Board Discussion
Series: Country Report No. 01/15
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Heavily Indebted Poor Countries
December 06, 2000 -- HIPC Decision Point Document under the Enhanced Heavily Indebted Poor Countries (HIPC) Initiative
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: 1150Kb
November 14, 2000 -- HIPC Enhanced Heavily Indebted Poor Countries (HIPC) Initiative -- Preliminary Document
Provides a preliminary assessment of a country's eligibility for assistance under the HIPC Initiative, based on a Debt Sustainability Analysis, the track record of policy performance, and progress with developing a poverty reduction strategy. PDF File Size: 113Kb
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IMF Survey Online
December 22, 2011 -- IMF Survey: IMF Chief in Africa Spotlights Jobs, Investment
Problems in the advanced economies might seem a world away from Africa, but in today’s interconnected global economy no country and no region is immune to risks, IMF chief Christine Lagarde says in Lagos, Nigeria during her first trip to Africa as head of the IMF.
December 19, 2011 -- IMF Survey: Oil, Uranium Projects Brighten Medium-term Prospects in Niger
A new crude oil processing project and rising uranium production are set to boost Niger’s economic growth from next year, the IMF says in its regular review of the nation’s economy. Higher resources revenues should bolster Niger’s fiscal and external position in the medium term.
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IMF Surveys
February 28, 2008 -- IMF Survey:
Financial market turbulence; world growth; global outlook; financial market outlook; subprime fallout; writedowns; risk management; credit rating agencies; prudential oversight; liquidity management; risk measurement; public debt; subprime crisis; central bank liquidity; financial turmoil; open market operations; liquidity; securities valuation; risk modeling; Ghana; bond issue; Niger; debt relief; Millennium Development Goals; fiscal management; fiscal transparency; Latin America; Davos PDF File Size: 890Kb
August 15, 2005 -- IMF Survey:
Niger relief effort; EB commitment to debt relief; Kato's visit to Mozambique, Zambia; U.S. economic expansion; Austria looks eastward; Attracting FDI to Southeastern Europe; IMF conditionality; hedge funds seminar; IEO priorities. PDF File Size: 1321Kb
June 06, 2005 -- IMF Survey:
IEO report on capital account liberalization; Colombia; De Rato in Niger; Cotton conference; Structured finance; Cost of reserves; New Zealand; Quality of public investment; HIPC debt relief; Mandela at Brookings. PDF File Size: 687Kb
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IMFC Statements
April 11, 2014 -- New IMFC Statement by Christophe Akagha-Mba, Minister of Economy and Prospective, Gabon
On behalf of: Benin, Burkina Faso, Central African Republic, Côte d'Ivoire, Cameroon, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Republic of Congo, Union of the Comoros, Djibouti, Gabon, Guinea, Republic of Equatorial Guinea, Mali, Islamic Republic of Mauritania, Mauritius, Niger, Rwanda, Senegal, Democratic Republic of São Tomé and Príncipe, Chad, Togo. PDF File Size: 645Kb
April 20, 2013 -- IMFC Statement by Luc Oyoubi, Minister of Economy, Employment and Sustainable Development, Ministere de l'Economie, de l'Emploi et du Developpement Durable, Gabon
On behalf of: Burundi, Benin, Burkina Faso, Central African Republic, Côte d'Ivoire, Cameroon, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Republic of Congo, Union of the Comoros, Djibouti, Gabon, Guinea, Republic of Equatorial Guinea, Mali, Islamic Republic of Mauritania, Mauritius, Niger, Rwanda, Senegal, Democratic Republic of São Tomé and Príncipe, Chad, Togo. PDF File Size: 212Kb
April 12, 2008 -- IMFC Statement by His Excellency Paul Toungui, Minister of State, Minister of Economy, Finance, Budget, and Privatization, Gabon
On behalf of: Benin, Burkina Faso, Central African Republic, Côte d'Ivoire, Cameroon, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Republic of Congo, Union of the Comoros, Cabo Verde, Djibouti, Gabon, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Republic of Equatorial Guinea, Republic of Madagascar, Mali, Islamic Republic of Mauritania, Mauritius, Niger, Rwanda, Senegal, Democratic Republic of São Tomé and Príncipe, Chad, Togo. PDF File Size: 181Kb
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Joint Staff Assessments
January 16, 2002 -- Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper 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: 581Kb
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Letters of Intent
February 28, 2013 -- Niger -- Letter of Intent, Memorandum of Economic and Financial Policies, and Technical Memorandum of Understanding, February 28, 2013
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February 28, 2012 -- Niger -- Letter of Intent, Memorandum of Economic and Financial Policies, and Technical Memorandum of Understanding, February 28, 2012
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January 21, 2010 -- Niger -- Letter of Intent, Memorandum of Economic and Financial Policies, and Technical Memorandum of Understanding, January 21, 2010
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April 27, 2009 -- Niger -- Letter of Intent and Technical Memorandum of Understanding, April 27, 2009
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December 03, 2008 -- Niger -- Letter of Intent, Memorandum of Economic and Financial Policies, and Technical Memorandum of Understanding, December 03, 2008
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May 12, 2008 -- Niger -- Letter of Intent, Memorandum of Economic and Financial Policies, and Technical Memorandum of Understanding, May 12, 2008
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November 08, 2007 -- Niger -- Letter of Intent, Memorandum of Economic and Financial Policies, and Technical Memorandum of Understanding, November 08, 2007
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May 16, 2007 -- Niger -- Letter of Intent, Memorandum of Economic and Financial Policies, Technical Memorandum of Understanding, May 16, 2007
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December 06, 2006 -- Niger -- Letter of Intent, Memorandum of Economic and Financial Policies, and Technical Memorandum of Understanding, December 06, 2006
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October 28, 2005 -- Niger -- Letter of Intent, Memorandum of Economic and Financial Policies, and Technical Memorandum of Understanding, October 28, 2005
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January 10, 2005 -- Niger -- Letter of Intent, Memorandum of Economic and Financial Policies, and Technical Memorandum of Understanding, January 10, 2005
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June 15, 2004 -- Niger -- Letter of Intent, June 15, 2004
This Letter of Intent of the government of Niger describes the policies that Niger intends to implement in the context of its request for financial support from the IMF.
October 21, 2003 -- Niger -- Letter of Intent, Memorandum of Economic and Financial Policies, and Technical Memorandum of Understanding, October 21, 2003
This Letter of Intent of the government of Niger describes the policies that Niger intends to implement in the context of its request for financial support from the IMF.
March 28, 2003 -- Niger -- Letter of Intent, Memorandum of Economic and Financial Policies, and Technical Memorandum of Understanding, March 28, 2003
This Letter of Intent of the government of Niger describes the policies that Niger intends to implement in the context of its request for financial support from the IMF.
August 08, 2002 -- Niger -- Letter of Intent, Memorandum of Economic and Financial Policies, and Technical Memorandum of Understanding, August 8, 2002
This Letter of Intent of the government of Niger describes the policies that Niger intends to implement in the context of its request for financial support from the IMF.
January 16, 2002 -- Niger Letter of Intent, Memorandum of Economic and Financial Policies, and Technical Memorandum of Understanding, January 16, 2002
This Letter of Intent of the government of Niger describes the policies that Niger intends to implement in the context of its request for financial support from the IMF.
July 19, 2001 -- Niger Letter of Intent, Memorandum of Economic and Financial Policies, and Technical Memorandum of Understanding, July 19, 2001
This Letter of Intent of the government of Niger describes the policies that Niger intends to implement in the context of its request for financial support from the IMF.
November 21, 2000 -- Niger Letter of Intent, Memorandum of Economic and Financial Policies, and Technical Memorandum of Understanding, November 21, 2000
This Letter of Intent of the government of Niger describes the policies that Niger intends to implement in the context of its request for financial support from the IMF.
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News Briefs
August 26, 2002 -- News Brief: IMF Completes Third Review of Niger's PRGF Arrangement, Approves Modification and Waiver of Performance Criteria, and US$11 Million Disbursement
February 08, 2002 -- News Brief: IMF Completes Review Under Niger's PRGF Arrangement and Approves USS$11 Million Disbursement for Niger
August 03, 2001 -- News Brief: IMF Completes Review Under Niger's PRGF and Approves US$11 Million Disbursement
December 27, 2000 -- News Brief: IMF Gives Final Approval of PRGF Loan for Niger
November 22, 2000 -- News Brief: IMF Considers Niger Under the HIPC Initiative
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Other
October 19, 2012 -- Niger - Assessment Letter for the African Development Bank
Subject: Assessment letters | Niger | Regional shocks | Economic growth | Fiscal policy | Fiscal reforms | Economic indicators | African Development Bank
June 02, 2011 -- Niger - Assessment Letter for the World Bank and the European Union
Subject: Assessment letters | Niger | Political economy | Economic growth | Oil sector | Mining sector | Financial management | Transparency | Economic indicators | World Bank | European Union
August 20, 2010 -- Niger - 2010 Assessment Letter for the European Union and African Development Bank
Subject: Assessment letters | Niger | External shocks | Food production | Emergency assistance | Economic growth | Fiscal policy | Budgets | Financial management | European Economic and Monetary Union | African Development Bank
September 19, 2008 -- The Macroeconomics of Scaling-up Aid: the Cases of Benin, Niger, and Togo
Subject: Development assistance | Benin | Niger | Togo | Absorptive capacity | Aid flows | Group of eight | Millennium Development Goals | Economic conditions | Inflation | Exchange rates | Economic models
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Policy Framework Paper
July 12, 1998 -- Niger Policy Framework Paper: Enhanced Structural Adjustment Facility 1998-2001 - Table of Contents
Prepared by the member country in collaboration with the staffs of the IMF and the World Bank. Describes the authorities' 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.
July 12, 1998 -- Policy Framework Papers--Niger--Enhanced Structural Adjustment Facility Policy Framework Paper, 1998-2001 - Tables
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Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper
January 01, 2002 -- Niger: Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper--Table of Contents, January 1, 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.
October 06, 2000 -- Republic of Niger -- Interim Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper
Summarizes the current knowledge and analysis of a country's poverty situation, describes the existing poverty reduction strategy, and lays out the process for producing a fully developed PRSP in a participatory fashion.
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Press Releases
March 31, 2014 -- Press Release: IMF Executive Board Completes Second and Third Reviews of Niger’s Extended Credit Facility and Approves US$34.9 Million Disbursement
January 06, 2014 -- Press Release: Statement by the IMF Mission to Niger
April 29, 2013 -- Press Release: IMF's West African Regional Technical Assistance Center Sees Significant Increase in Activities in Coming Year
March 28, 2013 -- Press Release: IMF Executive Board Completes First Review Under ECF Arrangement for Niger and Approves US$16.9 Million Disbursement
November 14, 2012 -- Press Release: IMF Concludes Extended Credit Facility Review Mission to Niger
March 16, 2012 -- Press Release: IMF Executive Board Approves Three-Year US$120.97 Million Extended Credit Facility Arrangement and US$ 17.28 Million Disbursement for Niger
December 22, 2011 -- Press Release: Statement by IMF Managing Director Christine Lagarde at the Conclusion of her Visit to Niger
December 12, 2011 -- Press Release: Christine Lagarde to Visit Nigeria and Niger on First Trip to Africa as IMF Managing Director
August 29, 2011 -- Press Release: Statement at the Conclusion of an IMF Mission to Niger
September 30, 2010 -- Press Release: Statement at the Conclusion of an IMF Mission to Niger
February 12, 2010 -- Press Release: IMF Executive Board Completes Third Review Under the Extended Credit Facility Arrangement for Niger and Approves US$5 Million Disbursement
September 04, 2009 -- Press Release: Statement at the Conclusion of an IMF Staff Mission to Niger
May 13, 2009 -- Press Release: IMF Completes the Second Reviews under Niger’s PRGF and Approves US$5.0 million Disbursement
March 17, 2009 -- Press Release: Statement at the Conclusion an IMF Staff Mission to Niger
December 22, 2008 -- Press Release: IMF Completes First Review Under the PRGF Arrangement for Niger and Approves US$5 Million Disbursement
October 02, 2008 -- Press Release: Statement by an IMF Staff Mission at the Conclusion of a Visit to Niger
May 29, 2008 -- Press Release: IMF Executive Board Completes Sixth and Final Review Under the PRGF Arrangement with Niger and Approves New US$37.5 Million Successor PRGF Arrangement
March 13, 2008 -- Press Release: Statement by an IMF Mission at the Conclusion of a Visit to Niger
November 21, 2007 -- Press Release: IMF Completes Fifth Review Under the Poverty Reduction and Growth Facility with Niger and Approves US$1.5 Million Disbursement
June 08, 2007 -- Press Release: IMF Executive Board Completes the Fourth Review Under Niger's PRGF Arrangement and Approves US$ 1.4 Million Disbursement
December 21, 2006 -- Press Release: IMF Executive Board Completes the Third Review Under Niger's PRGF Arrangement and Approves US$8.9 Million Disbursement
June 19, 2006 -- Press Release: IMF Executive Board Completes the Second Review Under Niger's PRGF Arrangement and Approves US$8.7 Million Disbursement
December 23, 2005 -- Press Release: IMF to Extend 100 Percent Debt Relief to Niger 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
November 14, 2005 -- Press Release: IMF Executive Board Completes the First Review of Niger's PRGF Arrangement and Approves US$15.4 Million Disbursement Along With a US$28.1 Million Augmentation
September 06, 2005 -- Press Release: Statement by the IMF Mission Chief for Niger
May 19, 2005 -- Press Release: Statement by the IMF Managing Director Rodrigo de Rato at the Conclusion of his Visit to Niger May 19, 2005
May 12, 2005 -- Press Release: IMF Managing Director Rodrigo de Rato to Visit Nigeria, Benin, Niger and Chad during May 17-20
February 02, 2005 -- Press Release: IMF Executive Board Approves US$10 Million PRGF Arrangement for Niger
June 29, 2004 -- Press Release: IMF Completes Sixth and Final Review Under Niger's PRGF Arrangement and Approves US$12.4 Million Disbursement
April 08, 2004 -- Press Release: The IMF and the World Bank Support US$1.2 Billion in Debt Relief for Niger Under the Enhanced HIPC Initiative
November 26, 2003 -- Press Release: IMF Completes Fifth Review Under Niger's PRGF Arrangement
May 29, 2003 -- Press Release: Inauguration of the West Africa Regional Technical Assistance Center (AFRITAC)
April 21, 2003 -- Press Release: IMF Completes Fourth Review Under Niger's PRGF Arrangement
December 20, 2000 -- Press Release: Niger To Receive US$890 Million In Debt Service Relief: The IMF and World Bank Support Debt Relief for Niger Under the Enhanced HIPC Initiative
December 14, 2000 -- Press Release: IMF Approves in Principle Three-Year US$76 Million PRGF Loan for Niger
The Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) today approved in principle a third-year arrangement for Niger under the Poverty Reduction and Growth Facility (PRGF) in an amount equivalent to SDR 59.20 million (about US$76 million) to support the government's program of economic reform and poverty reduction.
August 31, 1998 -- Press Release: IMF Approves Third Annual ESAF Loan for Niger
July 28, 1997 -- Press Release: IMF Approves Second Annual ESAF Loan for Niger
June 12, 1996 -- Press Release: IMF Approves Three-Year Loan for Niger under ESAF
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Public Information Notices
December 19, 2011 -- Public Information Notice: IMF Executive Board Concludes 2011 Article IV Consultation and Discusses the Ex Post Assessment of Longer-Term Program Engagement with Niger
Each Public Information Notice contains a background section, a table of selected economic indicators, and an Executive Board assessment.
February 10, 2009 -- Public Information Notice: IMF Executive Board Concludes 2008 Article IV Consultation with Niger
Each Public Information Notice contains a background section, a table of selected economic indicators, and an Executive Board assessment.
January 05, 2007 -- Public Information Notice: IMF Executive Board Concludes 2006 Article IV Consultation with Niger
Each Public Information Notice contains a background section, a table of selected economic indicators, and an Executive Board assessment.
July 19, 2004 -- Public Information Notice: IMF Concludes 2004 Article IV Consultation with Niger
Each Public Information Notice contains a background section, a table of selected economic indicators, and an Executive Board assessment.
March 01, 2002 -- Public Information Notice: IMF Concludes 2001 Article IV Consultation with Niger
Each Public Information Notice contains a background section, a table of selected economic indicators, and an Executive Board assessment.
January 12, 2001 -- Public Information Notice: IMF Concludes Article IV Consultation with Niger
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
September 16, 2013 -- Niger: Public Expenditure and Financial Accountability (PEFA) Assessment
Series: Country Report No. 13/285
Notes: Also available in French
April 30, 2013 -- Niger: 2013 First Review Under the Three-Year Arrangement Under the Extended Credit facility and Request for a Waiver of Nonobservance of Performance Criterion-Staff Report; Staff Supplements; and Press Release
Series: Country Report No. 13/104
Notes: Also available in French
April 30, 2013 -- Niger: Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper
Series: Country Report No. 13/105
Notes: Also available in French
April 30, 2013 -- Niger: Joint Staff Advisory Note on the Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper
Series: Country Report No. 13/106
Notes: Also available in French
May 14, 2012 -- Niger: Request for a New Three-Year Arrangement Under the Extended Credit Facility - Staff Report; Press Release on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by the Executive Director for Niger
Series: Country Report No. 12/109
Notes: Also available in French
December 19, 2011 -- Niger: Ex Post Assessment of Longer-Term Program Engagement
Series: Country Report No. 11/358
May 27, 2010 -- Niger: Third Review Under the Three-Year Arrangement Under the Extended Credit Facility - Staff Report; Supplement; Press Release on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by the Executive Director for Niger
Series: Country Report No. 10/146
Notes: Also Available in French
June 02, 2009 -- Niger: Second Review Under the Three-Year Arrangement Under the Poverty Reduction and Growth Facility and Request for Modification of Performance Criteria - Staff Report; Press Release on the Executive Board Discussion
Series: Country Report No. 09/172
March 01, 2009 -- The Macroeconomic Impact of Scaled-up Aid: The Case of Niger
Author/Editor: Farah, Abdikarim | Sacerdoti, Emilio | Salinas, Gonzalo
Series: Working Paper No. 09/36
February 24, 2009 -- Niger: Selected Issues and Statistical Appendix
Series: Country Report No. 09/70
July 02, 2008 -- Niger: Sixth Review Under the Three-Year Arrangement Under the Poverty Reduction and Growth Facility, Request for Waiver of Nonobservance of Performance Criteria, and Request for a New Three-Year Arrangement Under the Poverty Reduction and Growth Facility - Staff Report; Staff Statement; Press Release on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by the Executive Director for Niger
Series: Country Report No. 08/211
Notes: Full text also available in French.
May 22, 2008 -- Niger: Joint Staff Advisory Note on the Second Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper
Series: Country Report No. 08/167
Notes: Full text also available in French.
May 05, 2008 -- Niger: Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper
Series: Country Report No. 08/149
Notes: Also available online in French
December 20, 2007 -- Niger: Fifth Review Under the Three-Year Arrangement Under the Poverty Reduction and Growth Facility and Requests for Waiver, Modification of Performance Criteria, and Extension of the Arrangement-Staff Report; Staff Supplement; Press Release of the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by the Executive Director for Niger
Series: Country Report No. 07/388
Notes: Also available on line in French
July 31, 2007 -- Niger: Fourth Review Under the Three-Year Arrangement Under the Poverty Reduction and Growth Facility, and Request for Waiver and Modification of Performance Criteria - Staff Report; Staff Statement and Supplements; Press Release on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by the Executive Director for Niger
Series: Country Report No. 07/261
Notes: Also available online in French
February 01, 2007 -- Niger: Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper - 2004 and 2005 Annual Progress Reports - Joint Staff Advisory Note
Series: Country Report No. 07/41
Notes: Also available in French
January 17, 2007 -- Niger: Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper - 2004 Status Report
Series: Country Report No. 07/15
Notes: Available on line in French
January 17, 2007 -- Niger: Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper - 2005 Status Report
Series: Country Report No. 07/16
Notes: Also available online in French
January 16, 2007 -- Niger: Selected Issues and Statistical Appendix
Series: Country Report No. 07/14
Notes: Also available in French.
September 01, 2006 -- Economic Growth and Total Factor Productivity in Niger
Author/Editor: Nachega, Jean-Claude | Fontaine, Thomson
Series: Working Paper No. 06/208
July 14, 2006 -- Niger: 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 Niger
Series: Country Report No. 06/258
June 23, 2006 -- Niger: Report on the Observance of Standards and Codes - Data Module, Response by the Authorities, Detailed Assessments Using the Data Quality Assessment Framework (DQAF)
Series: Country Report No. 06/236
February 06, 2006 -- Niger: First Review Under the Three-Year Arrangement Under the Poverty Reduction and Growth Facility, and Requests for Waiver of Nonobservance of Performance Criteria and Augmentation of Access - Staff Report; Press Release on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by the Executive Director for Niger
Series: Country Report No. 06/40
March 16, 2005 -- Niger: Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper Progress Report
Series: Country Report No. 05/101
March 07, 2005 -- Niger: Request for Three-Year Arrangement Under the Poverty Reduction and Growth Facility--Staff Report; Press Release on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by the Executive Director for Niger
Series: Country Report No. 05/79
March 04, 2005 -- Niger: Joint Staff Advisory Note of the Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper Progress Report
Series: Country Report No. 05/66
July 08, 2004 -- Niger: Statistical Annex
Series: Country Report No. 04/191
June 08, 2004 -- Niger: Enhanced Initiative for Heavily Indebted Poor Countries Completion Point Document
Series: Country Report No. 04/161
March 01, 2004 -- Public Expenditure Management in Francophone Africa: A Cross-Country Analysis
Author/Editor: Moussa, Yaya
Series: Working Paper No. 04/42
January 13, 2004 -- Niger: Fifth Review Under the Three-Year Arrangement Under the Poverty Reduction and Growth Facility, and Requests for Modification of Performance Criterion and Extension of Arrangement--Staff Report; Staff Statement Press Release on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by the Executive Director for Niger
Series: Country Report No. 04/12
December 16, 2003 -- Niger: Joint Staff Assessment of the Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper Progress Report
Series: Country Report No. 03/387
December 08, 2003 -- Niger: Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper Progress Report
Series: Country Report No. 03/384
April 29, 2003 -- Niger: Fourth Review Under the Three-Year Arrangement Under the Poverty Reduction and Growth Facility, and Requests for Waiver of Performance Criterion and for Additional Interim Assistance Under the Enhanced Initiative for Heavily Indebted Poor Countries--Staff Report; and Press Release on the Executive Board Discussion
Series: Country Report No. 03/110
March 14, 2003 -- West African Economic and Monetary Union (WAEMU) : Recent Economic Developments and Regional Policy Issues; and Public Information Notice on the Executive Board Discussion
Series: Country Report No. 03/70
September 03, 2002 -- Niger: Third Review Under the Poverty Reduction and Growth Facility Arrangement and Requests for Modification and Waiver of Performance Criteria--Staff Report and News Brief on the Executive Board Discussion
Series: Country Report No. 02/192
March 04, 2002 -- Niger: Statistical Annex
Series: Country Report No. 02/34
March 04, 2002 -- Niger: Statistical Annex
Series: Country Report No. 02/34
November 05, 2001 -- West African Economic and Monetary Union (WAEMU) : Recent Economic Developments and Regional Policy Issues in 2000
Series: Country Report No. 01/193
November 05, 2001 -- West African Economic and Monetary Union (WAEMU) : Recent Economic Developments and Regional Policy Issues in 2000
Series: Country Report No. 01/193
August 09, 2001 -- Niger: First Review Under the Three-Year Poverty Reduction and Growth Facility--Staff Report; Staff Statement; and News Brief on the Executive Board Discussion
Series: Country Report No. 01/138
August 09, 2001 -- Niger: First Review Under the Three-Year Poverty Reduction and Growth Facility--Staff Report; Staff Statement; and News Brief on the Executive Board Discussion
Series: Country Report No. 01/138
January 29, 2001 -- Niger: Statistical Annex
Series: Country Report No. 01/21
October 31, 1997 -- Niger--Statistical Annex
Series: IMF Staff Country Report No. 97/93
August 26, 1996 -- Niger--Background Paper
Series: IMF Staff Country Report No. 96/65
May 10, 1995 -- Niger - Statistical Annex
Series: IMF Staff Country Report No. 95/30
Notes: This statistical annex on Niger 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.
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Speeches
December 21, 2011 -- Securing Niger’s Economic Future in Uncertain Global Economic Times By Christine Lagarde, Managing Director, International Monetary Fund
May 29, 2003 -- Address by Eduardo Aninat at the Opening Ceremony of the West AFRITAC
Bamako, Mali
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Transcripts
December 15, 2011 -- Transcript of a Press Briefing by David Hawley, Deputy Director, External Relations Department, International Monetary Fund
April 12, 2008 -- Transcript of a Press Conference of African Finance Ministers with Mr. Baledzi Gaolathe, Minister of Finance and Development for Botswana; Mr. Abdoulaye Diop, Miniter of State, Minister of Ecomony and Finance of Senegal, and Mr. Ali M. Lamine Zeine, Minister of Finance, Planning and Economy of Niger
April 06, 2007 -- Transcript of Plenary Session by Abdoulaye Bio-Tchane, Director, African Department, IMF, on Aid Effectiveness: What Role for Legislators in Monitoring Results? Cape Town, South Africa
September 25, 2005 -- Transcript of Presentations by African Ministers - 2005 Annual Meetings
September 24, 2005 -- Transcript of the African Finance Ministers Press Briefing
August 03, 2005 -- Transcript of a Press Briefing with Thomas Dawson, Director of External Relations Department, IMF
February 26, 2004 -- Transcript of a Press Briefing by Thomas C. Dawson, Director, External Relations Department, IMF
September 20, 2003 -- Transcript of a Press Conference of African Finance Ministers
September 28, 2002 -- African Finance Ministers Press Briefing
This press conference is a unique opportunity for African Governors to express their views on issues of interest to them with regards to their relations with the IMF and the World Bank. This is also, indeed, an opportunity for the reporters to get first-hand information from some of the people who struggle on a daily basis with the debt burden, poverty and pandemics.
April 28, 2001 -- Transcript -- Press Conference - African Prospects: Facing the Challenges, Finance Ministers from Tanzania, Sierra Leone, Gabon and Niger
This press conference is part our continuing efforts to provide you with first-hand information from our African member countries.
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Views & Commentaries
August 09, 2005 -- The International Monetary Fund's Policy Advice, A Letter to the Editor By Abdoulaye Bio-Tchané, Director, African Department, IMF
August 09, 2005 -- A Letter to the Editor of The Observer by Abdoulaye Bio-Tchané, Director, African Department, IMF
This letter was sent to The Observer in response to the August 7 article about Niger, “This is not just another act of God—this is ingrained poverty.” The editors did not publish the letter.
August 05, 2005 -- IMF is combatting Niger famine, Letter to the Editor, By Thomas C. Dawson, Director, External Relations Department, IMF