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Financial Sector Policies

Virtual : Debt Sustainability and Debt Restructuring

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Session No.: AT 22.11V

Location: Ebene, Mauritius

Date: January 31, 2022 - February 4, 2022 (1 week)

Delivery Method: Virtual Training

Primary Language: English

Interpretation Language: French Portuguese

    Target Audience

    The audience targeted consists of mid- to senior-level officials from Ministries of Finance, Central Banks, debt management units, and other interested government institutions.

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    Degree in economics

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    Participants should install necessary software ahead of the course to participate in the hands-on sessions.

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    Course Description

    Provide an overview of the support available on the continent for countries embarking on sovereign debt restructuring operations. This would include a presentation of the African Development Bank's, African Legal Support Facility (ALSF) and World Bank technical assistance.

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    Course Objectives

    The capacity development service proposed will provide sub-Saharan African government officials with:

    • an overview of tools for debt sustainability analysis;
    • practices in sovereign debt management and
    • the principles and frameworks for sovereign debt restructuring, including past country experiences and
    • the role and mandate of the IMF as it relates to sovereign debt restructuring. 

    The course also encourages peer learning.

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