Rwanda Resident Representative Site
Resident Representative Office in Rwanda
This web page provides information on the activities of the Office, views of the IMF staff, and the relations between Rwanda and the IMF. Additional information can be found on Rwanda and IMF country page, including official IMF reports and Executive Board documents in English that deal with Rwanda.
News and Highlights
Rwanda and The IMF
February 26, 2015
The Quest for Regional Integration in the East African Community lays out all aspects of the ongoing financial integration process for Uganda, Kenya, Tanzania, Rwanda and Burundi.
Press Release: East African Officials Note Progress in Harmonization of National Accounts Statistics
Good Policies Pay Off, Visiting IMF Managing Director Lagarde Says of Rwanda, interview by Christine Lagarde, Managing Director, International Monetary Fund
Press Release: Statement by IMF Managing Director Christine Lagarde at the Conclusion of a Visit to Rwanda
Regional Economic Outlook for Sub-Saharan Africa
The October 2014 Regional Economic Outlook: Sub-Saharan Africa anticipates continued strong growth in much of Sub-Saharan Africa, driven by efforts to invest in infrastructure and by strong agricultural production. However, the current Ebola outbreak in Guinea, Liberia, and Sierra Leone is exacting a heavy toll, with spillovers to neighboring countries. In addition, external threats to the region's overall positive outlook include global financial conditions and a slowdown in emerging market growth. Other topics are building resilience in fragile states and addressing the infrastructure deficit.
IMF Opens Africa Training Institute in Mauritius
The International Monetary Fund (IMF) on June 26, 2014 opened the Africa Training Institute (ATI) in Ebene, Mauritius, adding an important regional center to a global network of centers helping to develop countries' policymaking capacity by transferring economic skills and best practices.