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Updated July 22, 2016

Show all items sorted by date | Annual Meetings Speeches (6) | Article IV Staff Reports (10) | Heavily Indebted Poor Countries (1) | IMF Survey Online (3) | IMFC Statements (1) | Joint Staff Assessments (1) | Letters of Intent (14) | Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper (1) | Press Releases (41) | Public Information Notices (7) | Publications (99) | Speeches (2) | Transcripts (3) | Financial Sector Assessment Program (1) 
Annual Meetings Speeches
October 12, 2012 -- Statement by the Hon. Patrice Kitebi Kibol Mvul, Governor of the World Bank Group for Democratic Republic of the Congo, on behalf of the African Governors
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September 23, 2011 -- Statement by the Hon. Mapon Matata Ponyo, Governor of the World Bank Group and the IMF for Democratic Republic of the Congo, on behalf of the African Governors
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September 25, 2005 -- Concluding Remarks by the Chairman, the Hon. Andre-Philippe Futa, Governor of the World Bank and the Fund for the Democratic Republic of the Congo, at the Joint Annual Discussion
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September 24, 2005 -- Opening Address by the Chairman, the Hon. Andre-Philippe Futa, Governor of the World Bank and the Fund for the Democratic Republic of the Congo, at the Joint Annual Discussion
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October 04, 2004 -- Statement by the Hon. Andre-philippe Futa, Alternate Governor of the Fund, for the Democratic Republic Of The Congo, at the Joint Annual Discussion
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September 29, 1999 -- Statement by the Hon. Tantely Andrianarivo, Governor of the IMF for Madagascar, on behalf of the African Governors, at the Joint Annual Discussion
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Article IV Staff Reports
October 13, 2015 -- Democratic Republic of the Congo: 2015 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for Democratic Republic of the Congo
Series: Country Report No. 15/280
September 16, 2015 -- Republic of Congo: 2015 Article IV Consultation-Press Release; and Staff Report
Series: Country Report No. 15/263
Notes: Also Available in French
September 30, 2014 -- Democratic Republic of the Congo: 2014 Article IV Consultation-Staff Report; Press Release; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Democratic Republic of the Congo
Series: Country Report No. 14/301
Notes: Also available in French
April 03, 2013 -- Democratic Republic of the Congo : 2012 Article IV Consultation—Staff Report; Public Information Notice on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Democratic Republic of the Congo
Series: Country Report No. 13/94
Notes: Also available in French
March 31, 2010 -- Democratic Republic of the Congo: Staff Report for the 2009 Article IV Consultation, Request for a Three-Year Arrangement Under the Poverty Reduction and Growth Facility, and Request for Additional Interim Assistance Under the Enhanced Initiative for Heavily Indebted Poor Countries
Series: Country Report No. 10/88
Notes: Also Available in French
September 24, 2007 -- Democratic Republic of the Congo: 2007 Article IV Consultation - Staff Report; Staff Supplement; Staff Statement; Public Information Notice on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Democratic Republic of the Congo
Series: Country Report No. 07/327
October 20, 2005 -- Democratic Republic of the Congo Staff Report for the 2005 Article IV Consultation, Fifth Review Under the Three-Year Arrangement Under the Poverty Reduction and Growth Facility, Requests for Waiver of Performance Criteria, Additional Interim Assistance Under the Enhanced Initiative for Heavily Indebted Poor Countries, and Request for an Extension of Arrangement
Series: Country Report No. 05/374
June 16, 2003 -- Democratic Republic of the Congo: 2003 Article IV Consultation, First Review Under the Poverty Reduction and Growth Facility, and Request for Waiver of Performance Criteria - Staff Report; Staff Statement; Public Information Notice and Press Release on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Democratic Republic of the Congo
Series: Country Report No. 03/161
July 30, 2001 -- The Democratic Republic of the Congo: 2001 Article IV Consultation and Discussions on Staff-Monitored Program--Staff Report; Staff Supplement; Public Information Notice on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by the Authorities
Series: Country Report No. 01/114
July 30, 2001 -- The Democratic Republic of the Congo: 2001 Article IV Consultation and Discussions on Staff-Monitored Program--Staff Report; Staff Supplement; Public Information Notice on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by the Authorities
Series: Country Report No. 01/114
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Heavily Indebted Poor Countries
May 24, 2002 -- HIPC Enhanced Heavily Indebted Poor Countries (HIPC) Initiative--Preliminary Document
Provides a preliminary assessment of a country's eligibility for assistance under the HIPC Initiative, based on a Debt Sustainability Analysis, the track record of policy performance, and progress with developing a poverty reduction strategy. PDF File Size: 335Kb
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IMF Survey Online
October 13, 2015 -- Podcast : Rich yet Poor: The Democratic Republic of the Congo
If there's one country that exemplifies the difficulty in transforming mineral wealth into inclusive growth- it's the Democratic Republic of Congo. The IMF's latest annual economic assessment indicates while growth rates for 2014 were as high as 9.2 percent, poverty rates in the DRC are still among the highest in the world. In this podcast, Norbert Toé, IMF mission chief for the DRC discusses the key findings in the report.
October 13, 2015 -- Podcast : Riche mais Pauvre; la République Démocratique du Congo
S’il est un pays qui démontre combien il est difficile de transformer les richesses minérales en croissance inclusive, c’est bien la République démocratique du Congo.
Selon la dernière évaluation annuelle de l’économie congolaise réalisée par le FMI, les taux de croissance en 2014 atteignaient jusqu’à 9,2 %, mais les indices de pauvreté de la RDC restent parmi les plus élevés au monde. Dans ce podcast, Norbert Toé, Chef de mission pour la RDC, discute les points essentiels du rapport.
September 10, 2015 -- Podcast : Sub-Saharan Africa Getting a Grip on Inflation
Inflation can determine a currency’s purchasing power as high inflation means rising prices. But what drives inflation differs from region to region. In this podcast we talk with Oral Williams, IMF Mission Chief for Malawi and coauthor of a new research paper that shows the drivers of inflation are changing in sub-Saharan Africa.
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IMFC Statements
April 15, 2016 -- IMFC Statement by Régis Immongault Tatagani, Minister of Economy, Investments Promotion and Prospective, Gabon
On behalf of: Benin, Burkina Faso, Central African Republic, Côte d'Ivoire, Cameroon, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Republic of Congo, Union of the Comoros, Djibouti, Gabon, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Republic of Equatorial Guinea, Republic of Madagascar, Mali, Islamic Republic of Mauritania, Mauritius, Niger, Rwanda, Senegal, Democratic Republic of São Tomé and Príncipe, Chad, Togo. PDF File Size: 368Kb
October 09, 2015 -- IMFC Statement by Immongault Tatagani, Minister of Economy, Investments, Promotion and Prospective, Gabon
On behalf of: Benin, Burkina Faso, Central African Republic, Côte d'Ivoire, Cameroon, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Republic of Congo, Union of the Comoros, Djibouti, Gabon, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Republic of Equatorial Guinea, Republic of Madagascar, Mali, Islamic Republic of Mauritania, Mauritius, Niger, Rwanda, Senegal, Democratic Republic of São Tomé and Príncipe, Chad, Togo. PDF File Size: 477Kb
April 18, 2015 -- IMFC Statement by Régis Immongault Tatagani, Minister of Economy, Investments, Promotion and Prospective, Gabon
On behalf of: Benin, Burkina Faso, Central African Republic, Côte d'Ivoire, Cameroon, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Republic of Congo, Union of the Comoros, Djibouti, Gabon, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Republic of Equatorial Guinea, Republic of Madagascar, Mali, Islamic Republic of Mauritania, Mauritius, Niger, Rwanda, Senegal, Democratic Republic of São Tomé and Príncipe, Chad, Togo. PDF File Size: 458Kb
October 11, 2014 -- IMFC Statement by Mr. Regis Immongault, Minister of Economy, Promotion of Investments, and Prospective, Gabon
On behalf of: Benin, Burkina Faso, Central African Republic, Côte d'Ivoire, Cameroon, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Republic of Congo, Union of the Comoros, Djibouti, Gabon, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Republic of Equatorial Guinea, Republic of Madagascar, Mali, Islamic Republic of Mauritania, Mauritius, Niger, Rwanda, Senegal, Democratic Republic of São Tomé and Príncipe, Chad, Togo. PDF File Size: 543Kb
April 11, 2014 -- IMFC Statement by Christophe Akagha-Mba, Minister of Economy and Prospective, Gabon
On behalf of: Benin, Burkina Faso, Central African Republic, Côte d'Ivoire, Cameroon, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Republic of Congo, Union of the Comoros, Djibouti, Gabon, Guinea, Republic of Equatorial Guinea, Mali, Islamic Republic of Mauritania, Mauritius, Niger, Rwanda, Senegal, Democratic Republic of São Tomé and Príncipe, Chad, Togo. PDF File Size: 645Kb
April 20, 2013 -- IMFC Statement by Luc Oyoubi, Minister of Economy, Employment and Sustainable Development, Ministere de l'Economie, de l'Emploi et du Developpement Durable, Gabon
On behalf of: Burundi, Benin, Burkina Faso, Central African Republic, Côte d'Ivoire, Cameroon, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Republic of Congo, Union of the Comoros, Djibouti, Gabon, Guinea, Republic of Equatorial Guinea, Mali, Islamic Republic of Mauritania, Mauritius, Niger, Rwanda, Senegal, Democratic Republic of São Tomé and Príncipe, Chad, Togo. PDF File Size: 212Kb
April 12, 2008 -- IMFC Statement by His Excellency Paul Toungui, Minister of State, Minister of Economy, Finance, Budget, and Privatization, Gabon
On behalf of: Benin, Burkina Faso, Central African Republic, Côte d'Ivoire, Cameroon, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Republic of Congo, Union of the Comoros, Cabo Verde, Djibouti, Gabon, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Republic of Equatorial Guinea, Republic of Madagascar, Mali, Islamic Republic of Mauritania, Mauritius, Niger, Rwanda, Senegal, Democratic Republic of São Tomé and Príncipe, Chad, Togo. PDF File Size: 181Kb
September 24, 2000 -- Statement by Carlos Saito G-24 Chairman to the Second Meeting of the International Monetary and Financial Committee, September 24, 2000
Speaking as the Chairman of the Intergovernmental Group of 24 on International Monetary Affairs
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Joint Staff Assessments
May 24, 2002 -- Interim Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper Joint Staff Assessment
Evaluates the strengths and weaknesses of a country's poverty reduction objectives and strategies, and in it the staffs of the IMF and World Bank make recommendations about whether the PRSP or IPRSP provides a sound basis for concessional assistance from the Bank and Fund, as well as for debt relief under the Enhanced Heavily Indebted Poor Countries (HIPC) Debt Initiative. PDF File Size: 707Kb
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Letters of Intent
April 11, 2011 -- Democratic Republic of the Congo -- Letter of Intent, Memorandum of Economic and Financial Policies, and Technical Memorandum of Understanding, April 11, 2011
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January 21, 2011 -- Democratic Republic of the Congo -- Letter of Intent, Memorandum of Economic and Financial Policies, and Technical Memorandum of Understanding, January 21, 2011
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June 15, 2010 -- Democratic Republic of the Congo -- Letter of Intent, Memorandum of Economic and Financial Policies, and Technical Memorandum of Understanding, June 15, 2010
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November 30, 2009 -- Democratic Republic of the Congo -- Letter of Intent, Memorandum of Economic and Financial Policies, and Technical Memorandum of Understanding, November 30, 2009
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February 27, 2009 -- Democratic Republic of the Congo -- Letter of Intent, February 27, 2009
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June 29, 2006 -- Democratic Republic of the Congo -- Letter of Intent, Memorandum of Economic and Financial Policies, and Technical Memorandum of Understanding, June 29, 2006
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August 06, 2005 -- Democratic Republic of the Congo -- Letter of Intent, Memorandum of Economic and Financial Policies, and Technical Memorandum of Understanding, August 06, 2005
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June 24, 2004 -- Democratic Republic of the Congo -- Letter of Intent, Memorandum of Economic and Financial Policies, and Technical Memorandum of Understanding, June 24, 2004
This Letter of Intent of the government of the Democratic Republic of the Congo describes the policies that the Democratic Republic of the Congo intends to implement in the context of its request for financial support from the IMF.
December 10, 2003 -- Democratic Republic of the Congo -- Letter of Intent, Memorandum on Economic and Financial Policies, and Technical Memorandum of Understanding, December 10, 2003
This Letter of Intent of the government of the Democratic Republic of the Congo describes the policies that the Democratic Republic of the Congo intends to implement in the context of its request for financial support from the IMF.
July 03, 2003 -- Democratic Republic of Congo -- Letter of Intent, Memorandum on Economic and Financial Policies, and Technical Memorandum of Understanding, July 3, 2003
This Letter of Intent of the government of the Democratic Republic of Congo describes the policies that the Democratic Republic of Congo intends to implement in the context of its request for financial support from the IMF.
February 04, 2003 -- Democratic Republic of Congo -- Letter of Intent, Memorandum on Economic and Financial Policies, and Technical Memorandum of Understanding, February 4, 2003
This Letter of Intent of the government of the Democratic Republic of Congo describes the policies that the Democratic Republic of Congo intends to implement in the context of its request for financial support from the IMF.
April 13, 2002 -- Democratic Republic of the Congo -- Letter of Intent, Memorandum of Economic and Financial Policies, Technical Memorandum of Understanding, April 13, 2002
This Letter of Intent of the government of the Democratic Republic of the Congo describes the policies that the Democratic Republic of the Congo intends to implement in the context of its request for financial support from the IMF.
January 14, 2002 -- Democratic Republic of the Congo Letter of Intent, January 14, 2002
This memorandum describes the policies that Democratic Republic of the Congo is implementing in the framework of a staff-monitored program.
June 20, 2001 -- Democratic Republic of the Congo Letter of Intent, Memorandum of Economic and Financial Policies, and Technical Memorandum of Understanding, June 20, 2001
This Letter of Intent of the government of Democratic Republic of the Congo describes the policies that the Democratic Republic of the Congo intends to implement in the context of its request for financial support from the IMF.
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Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper
March 31, 2002 -- Democratic Republic of the Congo - Interim Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper - Table of Contents, March 2002
Describes 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.
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Press Releases
June 08, 2016 -- Press Release: IMF Staff Concludes Visit to the Democratic Republic of the Congo
September 11, 2015 -- Press Release: IMF Executive Board Concludes 2015 Article IV Consultation with the Democratic Republic of the Congo
June 03, 2015 -- Press Release: IMF Staff completes the 2015 Article IV Mission to Democratic Republic of the Congo
March 07, 2015 -- Press Release: IMF First Deputy Managing Director David Lipton Visits the Democratic Republic of the Congo To Discuss Economic Challenges
December 11, 2014 -- Press Release: Statement at the End of an IMF Mission to the Democratic Republic of the Congo
June 16, 2014 -- Press Release: IMF Executive Board Concludes 2014 Article IV Consultation with the Democratic Republic of the Congo
February 25, 2014 -- Press Release: IMF Mission Encourages the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) to Accelerate Resource Mobilization to Meet Social Needs
June 25, 2012 -- Press Release: Statement by an IMF Staff Mission on the 2012 Article IV Consultation with the Democratic Republic of the Congo
March 13, 2012 -- Press Release: The Democratic Republic of Congo and the IMF to Co-Host High Level Conference On the Management of Natural Resources in Sub-Saharan Africa
February 14, 2012 -- Press Release: IMF Executive Board Reviews Noncomplying Disbursements and Grants Waivers of Nonobservance of a Performance Criterion under the Extended Credit Facility for the Democratic Republic of the Congo
September 03, 2011 -- Press Release: Statement at the Conclusion of a Staff Visit to the Democratic Republic of Congo
April 29, 2011 -- Press Release: IMF Executive Board Completes Third Review Under the ECF Arrangement with the Democratic Republic of the Congo and Approves US$80 Million Disbursement
March 03, 2011 -- Press Release: Statement at the Conclusion of a Staff Visit to the Democratic Republic of the Congo
February 09, 2011 -- Press Release: IMF Executive Board Completes Second Review Under the ECF Arrangement with the Democratic Republic of the Congo and Approves US$77 Million Disbursement
September 16, 2010 -- Press Release: Statement at the Conclusion of a Staff Visit to the Democratic Republic of the Congo
July 01, 2010 -- Press Release: IMF and World Bank Announce US$12.3 billion in Debt Relief for the Democratic Republic of the Congo
June 30, 2010 -- Press Release: IMF Executive Board Completes First Review Under ECF Arrangement for the Democratic Republic of the Congo and Approves US$73.20 Million Disbursement
March 20, 2010 -- Statement at the Conclusion of an IMF Staff Visit to the Democratic Republic of the Congo
December 11, 2009 -- Press Release: IMF Executive Board Approves US$551 Million PRGF Arrangement for the Democratic Republic of the Congo and US$73 Million in Interim HIPC Assistance
November 11, 2009 -- Press Release: Statement at the Conclusion of an IMF Staff Visit to the Democratic Republic of the Congo
August 19, 2009 -- Press Release: Statement at the Conclusion of an IMF Staff Visit to the Democratic Republic of the Congo
May 25, 2009 -- Statement by IMF Managing Director Strauss-Kahn at the Conclusion of his Visit to Democratic Republic of Congo
May 21, 2009 -- Press Release: IMF Managing Director Dominique Strauss-Kahn to Visit the Democratic Republic of the the Congo and Côte d'Ivoire
April 01, 2009 -- Press Release: Statement at the Conclusion of an IMF Staff Visit to the DRC
March 12, 2009 -- Press Release: IMF Executive Board Approves US$195.5 Million Disbursement to the Democratic Republic of the Congo Under the Exogenous Shocks Facility
December 23, 2008 -- Press Release: Statement by IMF Staff Mission to the Democratic Republic of the Congo
September 25, 2008 -- Press Release: Statement by an IMF Staff Mission to the Democratic Republic of the Congo
July 28, 2008 -- Press Release: Statement by an IMF Staff Mission to the Democratic Republic of the Congo
February 27, 2008 -- Press Release: Statement by an IMF Staff Mission to the Democratic Republic of the Congo
October 25, 2007 -- Statement by the IMF First Deputy Managing Director Lipsky on the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC)
October 05, 2007 -- Press Release: Statement by IMF Staff Mission to the Democratic Republic of the Congo
March 19, 2007 -- Press Release: Statement at the Conclusion of an IMF Mission to the Democratic Republic of the Congo
September 01, 2005 -- Press Release: IMF Executive Board Completes the Fifth Review Under the Democratic Republic of the Congo's PRGF Arrangement and Approves US$39.2 Million Disbursement
June 28, 2005 -- Press Release: IMF Executive Board Extends the Democratic Republic of the Congo's Three-Year PRGF Arrangement
July 13, 2004 -- Press Release: IMF Completes Fourth Review Under the Democratic Republic of the Congo's PRGF Arrangement and Grants Additional Interim Assistance Under the Enhanced Initiative for Heavily Indebted Poor Countries
June 09, 2004 -- Press Release: The Democratic Republic of Congo Formally Begins Participation in the IMF's General Data Dissemination System
March 04, 2004 -- Press Release: IMF Completes Third Review Under the Democratic Republic of the Congo's PRGF Arrangement and Approves US$39 Million Disbursement
July 28, 2003 -- Press Release: IMF and World Bank Support US$10 Billion in Debt Service Relief for the Democratic Republic of the Congo
July 24, 2003 -- Press Release: IMF Completes the Second Review Under the Democratic Republic of the Congo's PRGF Arrangement and Approves US$37 Million Disbursement
March 24, 2003 -- Press Release: IMF Completes First Review of the Democratic Republic of the Congo's PRGF Arrangement and Approves US$36 Million Disbursement
June 13, 2002 -- Press Release: IMF Approves US$750 million PRGF Arrangement for the Democratic Republic of the Congo
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Public Information Notices
September 27, 2012 -- Public Information Notice: IMF Executive Board Concludes 2012 Article IV Consultation with the Democratic Republic of the Congo
Each Public Information Notice contains a background section, a table of selected economic indicators, and an Executive Board assessment.
December 16, 2009 -- Public Information Notice: IMF Executive Board Concludes Article IV Consultation with the Democratic Republic of the Congo
Each Public Information Notice contains a background section, a table of selected economic indicators, and an Executive Board assessment.
September 21, 2007 -- Public Information Notice: IMF Executive Board Concludes 2007 Article IV Consultation with the Democratic Republic of the Congo
Each Public Information Notice contains a background section, a table of selected economic indicators, and an Executive Board assessment.
September 29, 2005 -- Public Information Notice: IMF Executive Board Concludes 2005 Article IV Consultation with the Democratic Republic of the Congo
Each Public Information Notice contains a background section, a table of selected economic indicators, and an Executive Board assessment.
April 16, 2003 -- Public Information Notice: IMF Concludes 2003 Article IV Consultation with the Democratic Republic of the Congo
Each Public Information Notice contains a background section, a table of selected economic indicators, and an Executive Board assessment.
September 03, 2002 -- Public Information Notice: IMF Concludes Discussion on Recent Developments and Regional Policy Issues with the Central African Economic and Monetary Community
Each Public Information Notice contains a background section, a table of selected economic indicators, and an Executive Board assessment.
July 20, 2001 -- Public Information Notice: IMF Concludes Article IV Consultation with the Democratic Republic of the Congo
Public Information Notices (PINs) form part of the IMF's efforts to promote transparency of the IMF's views and analysis of economic developments and policies.
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Publications
July 08, 2016 -- Fixed Base Year vs. Chain Linking in National Accounts : Experience of Sub-Saharan African Countries
Author/Editor: Robert Dippelsman | Venkat Josyula | Eric Métreau
Series: Working Paper No. 16/133
June 13, 2016 -- Women’s Opportunities and Challenges in Sub-Saharan African Job Markets
Author/Editor: Christine Dieterich | Anni Huang | Alun H. Thomas
Series: Working Paper No. 16/118
June 08, 2016 -- Inequality, Gender Gaps and Economic Growth : Comparative Evidence for Sub-Saharan Africa
Author/Editor: Dalia Hakura | Mumtaz Hussain | Monique Newiak | Vimal Thakoor | Fan Yang
Series: Working Paper No. 16/111
April 13, 2016 -- Fiscal Monitor, April 2016 : Acting Now, Acting Together
March 25, 2016 -- Trade Integration and Global Value Chains in Sub-Saharan Africa : In Pursuit of the Missing Link
Author/Editor: Céline Allard | Jorge Iván Canales Kriljenko | Jesus Gonzalez-Garcia | Emmanouil Kitsios | Juan P. Trevino | Wenjie Chen
Series: African Departmental Paper 16/2
February 23, 2016 -- Macroeconomic Stability in Resource-Rich Countries : The Role of Fiscal Policy
Author/Editor: Elva Bova | Paulo A. Medas | Tigran Poghosyan
Series: Working Paper No. 16/36
January 12, 2016 -- Introducing a New Broad-based Index of Financial Development
Author/Editor: Katsiaryna Svirydzenka
Series: Working Paper No. 16/5
Notes: The file accompanying this working paper is an updated version of the Financial Development Index that came out with the earlier Staff Discussion Note 15/07, which can be found here.
December 22, 2015 -- Exiting From Fragility in sub-Saharan Africa : The Role of Fiscal Policies and Fiscal Institutions
Author/Editor: Corinne Deléchat | Ejona Fuli | Dafina Mulaj | Gustavo Ramirez | Rui Xu
Series: Working Paper No. 15/268
November 12, 2015 -- Central African Economic and Monetary Community (CEMAC) Selected Issues
Series: Country Report No. 15/308
Notes: Also Available in French
October 13, 2015 -- Democratic Republic of the Congo: Selected Issues
Series: Country Report No. 15/281
October 08, 2015 -- The Coordinated Direct Investment Survey Guide 2015
Author/Editor: Rita Mesias
October 07, 2015 -- Fiscal Monitor, October 2015 : The Commodities Roller Coaster - A Fiscal Framework for Uncertain Times
October 05, 2015 -- IMF Financial Operations 2015
September 23, 2015 -- How to De-Dollarize Financial Systems in the Caucasus and Central Asia?
Author/Editor: Sami Ben Naceur | Amr Hosny | Gregory Hadjian
Series: Working Paper No. 15/203
September 16, 2015 -- Evolving Banking Trends in Sub-Saharan Africa : Key Features and Challenges
Author/Editor: Mauro Mecagni | Daniela Marchettini | Rodolfo Maino
Series: African Departmental Paper No. 15/8
September 16, 2015 -- Republic of Congo: Selected Issues
Series: Country Report No. 15/264
Notes: Also Available in French
August 04, 2015 -- Central African Economic and Monetary Community (CEMAC) : Staff Report on Common Policies and Challenges of Member Countries
Series: Country Report No. 15/222
Notes: Also Available in French
June 25, 2015 -- Building Resilience in Sub-Saharan Africa's Fragile States
Author/Editor: Enrique Gelbard | Corinne Deléchat | Ejona Fuli | Mumtaz Hussain | Ulrich Jacoby | Dafina Glaser | Marco Pani | Gustavo Ramirez | Rui Xu
Series: African Departmental Paper No. 15/5
Notes: Also available in French
May 29, 2015 -- Base Erosion, Profit Shifting and Developing Countries
Author/Editor: Ernesto Crivelli | Ruud A. de Mooij | Michael Keen
Series: Working Paper No. 15/118
May 15, 2015 -- Dollarization in Sub-Saharan Africa : Experiences and Lessons
Author/Editor: Mauro Mecagni | Juan S Corrales | Jemma Dridi | Rodrigo Garcia-Verdu | Patrick A. Imam | Justin Matz | Carla Macario | Rodolfo Maino | Yibin Mu | Ashwin Moheeput | Futoshi Narita | Marco Pani | Manuel Rosales Torres | Sebastian Weber | Etienne B. Yehoue
Series: African Departmental Paper No. 15/4
May 06, 2015 -- Are African Households Heterogeneous Agents? : Stylized Facts on Patterns of Consumption, Employment, Income and Earnings for Macroeconomic Modelers
Author/Editor: Louise Fox
Series: Working Paper No. 15/102
April 28, 2015 -- Do Resource Windfalls Improve the Standard of Living in Sub-Saharan African Countries? : Evidence from a Panel of Countries
Author/Editor: Munseob Lee | Cheikh A. Gueye
Series: Working Paper No.15/83
April 15, 2015 -- Fiscal Monitor, April 2015 : Now Is the Time: Fiscal Policies for Sustainable Growth
Series: Fiscal Monitor
Notes: Executive summaries also available in Arabic, Chinese, French, Japanese, Russian, and Spanish
February 11, 2015 -- Sustaining more Inclusive Growth in the Republic of Congo
Author/Editor: Dalia Hakura | Adrian Alter | Matteo Ghilardi | Rodolfo Maino | Cameron McLoughlin | Maximilien Queyranne
Series: African Departmental Paper No. 15/2
Notes: Also available in French
November 07, 2014 -- Implementing AML/CFT Measures in the Precious Minerals Sector : Preventing Crime While Increasing Revenue
Author/Editor: Emmanuel Mathias | Bert Feys
Series: Technical Notes and Manuals No. 2014/1
October 22, 2014 -- Democratic Republic of the Congo: Financial System Stability Assessment
Series: Country Report No. 14/315
Notes: Also available in French
October 20, 2014 -- Regional Economic Outlook, October 2014 : Staying the Course
Series: Regional Economic Outlook
October 03, 2014 -- International Monetary Fund Annual Report 2014 : From stabilization to sustainable growth
July 09, 2014 -- Prevention and Management of Government Arrears
Author/Editor: Suzanne Flynn | Mario Pessoa
Series: Technical Notes and Manuals No. 2014/3
Notes: Full text also available in French and Spanish.
June 17, 2014 -- Revenue Administration : Administering Revenues from Natural Resources - A Short Primer
Author/Editor: Andrea Lemgruber
Series: Technical Notes and Manuals No. 2014/2
April 24, 2014 -- Regional Economic Outlook, April 2014, Sub-Saharan Africa : Fostering Durable and Inclusive Growth
Notes: Full Text also available in French
November 05, 2013 -- Making Monetary Policy More Effective: The Case of the Democratic Republic of the Congo
Author/Editor: Felix Fischer | Charlotte J. Lundgren | Samir Jahjah
Series: Working Paper No. 13/226
Notes: Full Text also available in French
July 23, 2013 -- Democratic Republic of the Congo : Joint Staff Advisory Note
Series: Country Report No. 13/225
Notes: Also available in French
July 23, 2013 -- Democratic Republic of the Congo : Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper
Series: Country Report No. 13/226
Notes: Also available in French
September 20, 2012 -- International Monetary Fund Annual Report 2012 : Financial Statements
Series: 2012
August 16, 2012 -- Oil Wealth in Central Africa : Policies for Inclusive Growth
Author/Editor: Bernardin Akitoby | Sharmini Coorey
May 16, 2012 -- Fiscal Frameworks for Resource Rich Developing Countries
Author/Editor: Marcos Poplawski-Ribeiro | Mauricio Villafuerte | Thomas Baunsgaard | Christine J. Richmond
Series: Staff Discussion Notes No. 12/4
July 20, 2011 -- Democratic Republic of the Congo : Third Review of the Three-Year Arrangement Under the Extended Credit Facility, Financing Assurances Review, and Request for Modification of Performance Criteria: Staff Report and Press Release on the Executive Board Discussion
Series: Country Report No. 11/190
Notes: Also available in French
March 15, 2011 -- External Performance in Low-Income Countries
Author/Editor: Alessandro Prati | Luca Antonio Ricci | Lone Engbo Christiansen | Stephen Tokarick | Thierry Tressel
Series: Occasional Paper No. 272
February 22, 2011 -- Democratic Republic of the Congo : Second Review Under the Three-Year Arrangement Under the Extended Credit Facility and Financing Assurances Review—Staff Report; Staff Supplement; Press Release on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Democratic Republic of the Congo
Series: Country Report No. 11/54
Notes: Also available in French
December 14, 2010 -- Democratic Republic of the Congo: Enhanced Initiative for Heavily Indebted Poor Countries - Completion Point Document and Multilateral Debt Relief Initiative Paper
Series: Country Report No. 10/360
Notes: Also available in French
October 26, 2010 -- Democratic Republic of the Congo: Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper-Progress Report-Joint Staff Advisory Note
Series: Country Report No. 10/327
Notes: Also available in French
October 26, 2010 -- Democratic Republic of the Congo: Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper-Progress Report
Series: Country Report No. 10/328
Notes: Also available in French
October 26, 2010 -- Democratic Republic of the Congo: First Review Under the Three-Year Arrangement Under the Extended Credit Facility and Financing Assurances Review-Staff Report; Staff Supplement; Press Release on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by the Executive Director for Congo, Democratic Republic of the. Democratic Republic of the Congo
Series: Country Report No. 10/329
Notes: Also available in French
July 01, 2010 -- International Financial Statistics, July 2010
Series: Volume 63, No. 7
April 13, 2010 -- International Financial Statistics, April 2010
Series: Volume 63, No. 4
January 08, 2010 -- Democratic Republic of the Congo: Statistical Appendix
Series: Country Report No. 10/11
Notes: Also available in French
December 15, 2009 -- Democratic Republic of the Congo : Request for the Rapid-Access Component of the Exogenous Shocks Facility and Report on the 2008 Staff Monitored Program
Series: Country Report No. 09/317
Notes: Also available in French
December 01, 2009 -- International Financial Statistics, December 2009
Series: Volume 62, No. 12
October 30, 2009 -- International Financial Statistics, November 2009
Series: Volume 62, No. 11
October 15, 2009 -- International Financial Statistics, October 2009
Series: Volume 62, No. 10
July 01, 2009 -- International Financial Statistics, July 2009
Series: Volume 62, No. 7
May 04, 2009 -- International Financial Statistics, May 2009
Series: Volume 62, No. 5
April 01, 2009 -- International Financial Statistics, April, 2009
Series: Volume 62, No. 4
February 02, 2009 -- International Financial Statistics, February 2009
Series: Volume 62, No. 02
December 01, 2008 -- International Financial Statistics, December 2008
Series: Volume 61, No. 12
July 01, 2008 -- International Financial Statistics, July 2008
Series: Volume 61, No. 07
May 01, 2008 -- International Financial Statistics, May 2008
Series: Volume 61, No. 05
April 30, 2008 -- Managing the Oil Revenue Boom : The Role of Fiscal Institutions
Author/Editor: Mauricio Villafuerte | Rolando Ossowski | Theo Thomas | Paulo A. Medas
Series: Occasional Paper No. 260
April 02, 2008 -- The CFA Franc Zone : Common Currency, Uncommon Challenges
Author/Editor: Anne Marie Gulde | Charalambos G. Tsangarides
March 07, 2008 -- International Financial Statistics, April, 2008
Series: Volume 61, No. 04
March 03, 2008 -- International Financial Statistics, March 2008
Series: Volume 61, No. 03
February 01, 2008 -- International Financial Statistics, February 2008
Series: Volume 61, No. 02
January 03, 2008 -- International Financial Statistics, January 2008
Series: Volume 61, No. 01
October 19, 2007 -- Building Monetary and Financial Systems : Case Studies in Technical Assistance
September 26, 2007 -- Democratic Republic of the Congo: Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper
Series: Country Report No. 07/330
September 26, 2007 -- Democratic Republic of the Congo: Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper - Joint Staff Advisory Note
Series: Country Report No. 07/331
September 25, 2007 -- Democratic Republic of the Congo: Review of the 2006 Staff-Monitored Program and a New Staff-Monitored Program for 2007 - Staff Report; Staff Statement; Statement by the Executive Director for the Democratic Republic of the Congo
Series: Country Report No. 07/328
September 25, 2007 -- Democratic Republic of the Congo: Selected Issues and Statistical Appendix
Series: Country Report No. 07/329
February 01, 2007 -- International Financial Statistics, May 2007
Series: Volume 60, No. 05
July 18, 2006 -- Democratic Republic of the Congo: Staff-Monitored Program
Series: Country Report No. 06/259
November 16, 2005 -- Balance of Payments Manual
Series: 1993
November 01, 2005 -- Fiscal Dominance and Inflation in the Democratic Republic of the Congo
Author/Editor: Nachega, Jean-Claude
Series: Working Paper No. 05/221
October 14, 2005 -- Democratic Republic of the Congo: Selected Issues and Statistical Appendix
Series: Country Report No. 05/373
July 06, 2005 -- Democratic Republic of the Congo: Poverty Reduction and Growth Facility-Request for an Extension-Staff Report; and Press Release on the Executive Board Consideration
Series: Country Report No. 05/229
February 07, 2005 -- Postconflict Economics in Sub-Saharan Africa, Lessons from the Democratic Republic of the Congo
Author/Editor: Jean A. P. Clément
December 10, 2004 -- New Economic Theory and Financial Policy : Selected Essays of Jacques J. Polak, 1994-2004
August 09, 2004 -- Democratic Republic of the Congo: Fourth Review Under the Three-Year Arrangement Under the Poverty Reduction and Growth Facility, Requests for Waiver of Performance Criteria and Additional Interim Assistance Under the Enhanced Initiative for Heavily Indebted Poor Countries-Staff Report; Staff Statement; Press Release on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Democratic Republic of the Congo
Series: Country Report No. 04/243
August 02, 2004 -- Democratic Republic of the Congo: Interim Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper Preparation Status Report
Series: Country Report No. 04/223
August 02, 2004 -- Democratic Republic of the Congo: Joint Staff Assessment of the Interim Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper Preparation Status Report
Series: Country Report No. 04/224
July 01, 2004 -- Sources of Growth in the Democratic Republic of the Congo: A Cointegration Approach
Author/Editor: Akitoby, Bernardin | Cinyabuguma, Matthias
Series: Working Paper No. 04/114
June 01, 2004 -- Economic Performance over the Conflict Cycle
Author/Editor: Staines, Nicholas
Series: Working Paper No. 04/95
April 05, 2004 -- Democratic Republic of the Congo: Third Review Under the Three-Year Arrangement Under the Poverty Reduction and Growth Facility and Request for Waiver of Performance Criteria--Staff Report; Staff Supplement; and Press Release on the Executive Board Discussion
Series: Country Report No. 04/97
January 23, 2004 -- Lifting the Oil Curse : Improving Petroleum Revenue Management in Sub-Saharan Africa
Author/Editor: Harinder Malothra | Milan Cuc | Ulrich Bartsch | Menachem Katz
January 01, 2004 -- What Are the Channels Through Which External Debt Affects Growth?
Author/Editor: Hélène Poirson | Luca Antonio Ricci | Catherine A. Pattillo
Series: Working Paper No. 04/15
September 09, 2003 -- International Monetary Fund Annual Report 2003 : Making the Global Economy Work for All
Series: 2003
Notes: Full text is not available in Arabic, highlights only.
August 29, 2003 -- Democratic Republic of the Congo: Joint Staff Assessment of the Interim Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper Preparation Status report
Series: Country Report No. 03/268
August 29, 2003 -- Democratic Republic of the Congo: Interim Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper Preparation Status Report
Series: Country Report No. 03/269
August 29, 2003 -- Democratic Republic of the Congo: Second Review Under the Poverty Reduction and Growth Facility and Request for Waiver of Performance Criteria-Staff Report; Staff Statement; Press Release on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Democratic Republic of the Congo
Series: Country Report No. 03/270
August 28, 2003 -- Democratic Republic of the Congo: Enhanced Initiative for Heavily Indebted Poor Countries-Decision Point Document
Series: Country Report No. 03/267
June 20, 2003 -- Democratic Republic of the Congo: Selected Issues and Statistical Appendix
Series: Country Report No. 03/175
May 01, 2003 -- Overshooting and Dollarization in the Democratic Republic of the Congo
Author/Editor: Beaugrand, Philippe
Series: Working Paper No. 03/105
July 17, 2002 -- Democratic Republic of the Congo: Request for a Three-Year Arrangement Under the Poverty Reduction and Growth Facility and for the First Annual Program--Staff Report; Staff Statement; Press Release on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Democratic Republic of Congo
Series: Country Report No. 02/145
July 17, 2002 -- Democratic Republic of the Congo: Request for a Three-Year Arrangement Under the Poverty Reduction and Growth Facility and for the First Annual Program--Staff Report; Staff Statement; Press Release on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Democratic Republic of Congo
Series: Country Report No. 02/145
August 02, 2001 -- Democratic Republic of the Congo: Selected Issues and Statistical Appendix
Series: Country Report No. 01/123
August 02, 2001 -- Democratic Republic of the Congo: Selected Issues and Statistical Appendix
Series: Country Report No. 01/123
March 01, 2001 -- Africa's Trade Revisted
Author/Editor: Natalia T. Tamirisa | Arvind Subramanian
Series: Working Paper No. 01/33
April 01, 1997 -- Zaire's Hyperinflation, 1990-96
Author/Editor: Beaugrand, Philippe
Series: Working Paper No. 97/50
May 07, 1996 -- Zaire - Background Information and Statistical Data
Series: IMF Staff Country Report No. 96/28
Notes: This report on Zaire was prepared by a staff team of the International Monetary Fund as background documentation for the periodic consultation with this member country. In releasing this document for public use, confidential material may have been removed at the request of the member.
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Speeches
April 30, 2002 -- Opening Statement by IMF Managing Director Horst Köhler at a Press Conference in Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of Congo
January 06, 2001 -- Exchange Rate Regimes: Is the Bipolar View Correct? -- Address by Stanley Fischer
Prepared for delivery as the Distinguished Lecture on Economics in Government, jointly sponsored by the American Economic Association and the Society of Government Economists, at the meetings of the American Economic Association, New Orleans
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Transcripts
September 22, 2005 -- Transcript of a Joint IMF/World Bank Town Hall with Civil Society Organizations
May 05, 2005 -- Transcript of an IMF Book Forum--Postconflict Economics in Sub-Saharan Africa: Lessons from the Democratic Republic of the Congo
April 20, 2002 -- Transcript of a Press Briefing with African Finance Ministers