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Fisherman on the White Nile, South Sudan

Republic of South Sudan Resident Representative Site

Resident Representative Office in South Sudan

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

News and Highlights


Sudan and South Sudan: New Era, New Opportunities

A Commentary by Masood Ahmed, Director, Middle East and Central Asia Department, International Monetary Fund Published in Asharq Al Awsat, July 23, 2011 click for more

South Sudan Faces Hurdles as World's Newest Country

Since the Comprehensive Peace Agreement in 2005, South Sudan has set out to build an economy almost from scratch, creating economic institutions and working toward establishing an environment conducive to growth and stability. click for more

South Sudan and The IMF

Press Release: East African Officials Note Progress in Harmonization of National Accounts Statistics

February 25, 2015

Republic of South Sudan: 2014 Article IV Consultation- Staff Report; Staff Statement; and Press Release

December 17, 2014
Series: Country Report No. 14/345 click for more

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

December 17, 2014

Press Release: Republic of South Sudan : Statement at the Conclusion of an IMF Mission on the 2013 Article IV Consultation and on Possible Support under the Rapid Credit Facility and a Staff-Monitored Program

September 25, 2013

Mid-Term Evaluation Report on the Enhanced Data Dissemination Initiative Project

March 20, 2013
Subject: Statistics | Africa | National accounts | Monetary statistics | Government finance statistics | Balance of payments statistics | Data quality assessment framework | General Data Dissemination System | Special Data Dissemination Standard | Technical assistance click for more

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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.