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

Date: April 17, 2009
Electronic Access: Full text

Summary:This paper provides a semi-annual review of the status of financing for PRGF-ESF lending, subsidization of emergency assistance, and HIPC and MDRI debt relief. The last review was completed by the Executive Board on September 24, 2008. The paper does not address the G-20’s recent call for additional concessional resources, which is discussed in a separate paper.

Series : Policy Paper
Subject(s): Fund general resources | Fund facilities | Low-income developing countries | Members | Concessional aid | Multilateral debt relief initiative | HIPC Initiative | Emergency assistance | Executive Board decisions | Lapse of time approval