This web page presents information about the work of the IMF in Djibouti, including the activities of the IMF Resident Representative Office. Additional information can be found on the Djibouti and IMF country page, including IMF reports and Executive Board documents that deal with Djibouti.
Djibouti: At a Glance
- Djibouti joined the Fund on December 29, 1978; Article VIII
- Quota: SDR 15.90 million
- Outstanding Loans: ECF Arrangements SDR 22.71 million
- Djibouti: 2014 Article IV Consultation Staff Report (Country Report 15/338, published Dec 15, 2015 )
- Read the Latest Program Note on Djibouti, April 3, 2013 (PDF)
Blog by Massod Ahmed, published on November 16, 2011
November 16, 2011
M Carlo Sdralevitch, a tenu aux côtés de leur représentant résident à Djibouti, M.Samba Thiam, une conférence de presse qui marquait l’achèvement de la quatrième revue duprogramme de facilité élargie pour le crédit ou FEC suivant le jargon des professionnels.
July 6, 2011
“The authorities have a vision of becoming an important logistical and strategic hub for the region,” said Carlo Sdralevich, IMF mission chief for Djibouti.
February 2, 2011
Oil exporters in the Middle East and North Africa have been directly hit by the global financial crisis through a sharp drop in oil prices and a drying up of capital inflows, but the blow has been softened by countercyclical government spending, according to the IMF’s new regional forecast.
October 11, 2009
The global financial crisis has not spared the MENAP region, but strong economic fundamentals and sizeable currency reserves have helped to mitigate the impact of the shock.
May 10, 2009
IMF's work on Djibouti
September 14, 2016
Author/Editor: Montfort Mlachila ; Ahmat Jidoud ; Monique Newiak ; Bozena Radzewicz-Bak ; Misa Takebe
Series: African Departmental Paper No.16/5
September 1, 2016
Series: Country Report No. 16/248
September 1, 2016
Series: Country Report No. 16/249
July 8, 2016
Author/Editor: Robert Dippelsman ; Venkat Josyula ; Eric Métreau
Series: Working Paper No. 16/133
June 13, 2016
Author/Editor: Christine Dieterich ; Anni Huang ; Alun H. Thomas
Series: Working Paper No. 16/118
Regional Economic Outlook
Middle East, North Africa, Afghanistan, and Pakistan
In 2016, low oil prices and deepening conflicts continue to weigh mightily on the economies of the MENAP region. Oil exporters are facing another year of heavily reduced oil export revenues, and require ongoing fiscal consolidation and reforms to cope with these losses and to diversify their economies away from oil. Oil importers are experiencing uneven and fragile growth, and need to adjust to the challenges of spillovers from their oil-exporting neighbors and the threat from conflicts. Read the report