Update on the Financing of the IMF's Concessional Assistance and Debt Relief to Low-Income Member Countries

Date: September 16, 2008
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Summary:This paper provides a semi-annual review of the status of financing for Poverty Reduction and Growth Facility-Exogenous Shocks Facility (PRGF-ESF) lending, subsidization of emergency assistance to PRGF-eligible countries, and Heavily Indebted Poor Countries (HIPC) and Multilateral Debt Relief Initiative (MDRI) debt relief. The last review was completed by the IMF Executive Board on April 21, 2008.

Series : Policy Paper
Subject(s): Concessional aid | Debt relief | Low-income developing countries | Poverty Reduction and Growth Facility | Exogenous Shocks Facility | Heavily indebted poor countries | Multilateral debt relief initiative