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Senegal Resident Representative Site

Resident Representative Office in Senegal

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

News and Highlights


The World Must Not Forget Africa During This Crisis

A Commentary by Dominique Strauss-Khan, Managing Director, International Monetary Fund click for more

IMF Survey: Sound Policies, Support Can Help Africa Ride Crisis

IMF Managing Director Dominique Strauss-Kahn says Africa will not be spared the consequences of the global crisis and that the significant gains many countries have made in recent years in the fight against poverty are now at risk. click for more

IMF Survey: IMF to Assist Africa Hit Hard by Global Downturn

Although Africa will grow by more than 3 percent in 2009, the continent is likely to be hard hit by the global economic downturn, threatening to set back progress made across the region in recent years, the IMF says. click for more

Senegal and The IMF

Efficient Energy Investment and Fiscal Adjustment in Senegal

March 12, 2014
Author/Editor: Salifou Issoufou ; Edward F. Buffie ; Mouhamadou Bamba Diop ; Kalidou Thiaw
Series: Working Paper No. 14/44
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Senegal: Sixth Review Under the Policy Support Instrument and Request for Modification of an Assessment Criterion—Staff Report; Informational Annex; Press Release and Executive Director’s Statement

January 8, 2014
Series: Country Report No. 14/4
Also available in French click for more

Communiqué de presse : Le Conseil d’administration du FMI conclut la sixième revue du programme du Sénégal appuyé par l’instrument de soutien à la politique économique

December 20, 2013

Press Release: IMF Executive Board Completes Sixth Review of Policy Support Instrument for Senegal

December 20, 2013

Senegal -- Letter of Intent, Memorandum of Economic and Financial Policies, and Technical Memorandum of Understanding, December 05, 2013

December 5, 2013
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Regional Economic Outlook for Sub-Saharan Africa

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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. Click for more