Connect with IMF Institute
Inclusive Growth

Virtual : Inclusive Growth (IG)

Deadline passed

Session No.: AT 22.09V

Location: Ebene, Mauritius

Date: March 28, 2022 - April 8, 2022 (2 weeks)

Primary Language: English

Interpretation Language: French Portuguese

    Target Audience

    Mid-level to senior officials involved in economic and strategic planning; monitoring and evaluating policy strategies for reducing poverty and inequality; tackling climate change; and promoting job creation. 

    Back to top

    Qualifications

    Participants are expected to have a degree in economics or social sciences or equivalent experience. It is strongly recommended that applicants have taken the online Inclusive Growth (IGx) course and the online Financial Development and Financial Inclusion (FDFIx) course.

    Back to top

    Course Description

    This course, presented by the Institute for Capacity Development, is designed to increase participants’ understanding of the concepts of inclusive growth and give them analytical and operational tools to evaluate, measure, and monitor how macroeconomic policies can affect growth, climate change, poverty, inequality, and job creation. Lectures introduce the basic concepts of inclusive growth, with a special focus on long-term sustainability, and workshops offer participants an opportunity to apply the concepts and think about the design of inclusive growth strategies, drawing from country case studies.

    Back to top

    Course Objectives

    Upon completion of this course, participants should be able to: Interpret measures of poverty and inequality. Analyze the role of macroeconomic policies in supporting growth, tackling climate change, promoting equality, and reducing poverty.  Identify obstacles to inclusive growth and prioritize reforms. Design an inclusive growth strategy for their own country.  

    Back to top

    Apply Now - Application deadline approaching:

    IMF offers online training to government officials and the public. Click Learn more to find our current offerings.

    Informality - Policy Objectives, Options, and Constraints (POOC)

    English, April 10-14, 2023, Vienna, Austria

    Apply online by January 29, 2023

    Fiscal Frameworks (FF)

    English (Russian), April 24, 2023 - May 5, 2023, Vienna, Austria

    Apply online by January 29, 2023

    Virtual : Gender Budgeting (GB)

    English, April 24-28, 2023, Singapore, Singapore

    Apply online by January 30, 2023