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Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper
Preparation Status Report

November 2001

Poverty Reduction Strategy Papers (PRSPs) are prepared by member countries in broad consultation with stakeholders and development partners, including the staffs of the World Bank and the IMF. Updated every three years with annual progress reports, they describe 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. This country document is being made available on the IMF website by agreement with the member country as a service to users of the IMF website.

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  1. Progress in drafting the PRSP

  2. Constraints and difficulties

  3. New timetable

  4. Steps taken or to be taken

  5. Conclusion

    Annex 1. Summary of PRSP Process Activities

    Annex 2. Summary of the Issues Raised by People During the Survey on the Perception of Well-Being and Poverty

    Annex 3. Lessons Drawn from the Participatory Consultation