Managing Director's Report to the International Monetary and Financial Committee (IMFC) -- Streamlining Conditionality and Enhancing Ownership
November 6, 2001

Public Information Notice: IMF Concludes Discussions on Strengthening IMF-World Bank Collaboration on Country Programs and Conditionality
September 4, 2001

News Brief: IMF Invites Comments on Streamlining Conditionality
September 4, 2001

Streamlining Structural Conditionality:
Review of Initial Experience

July 10, 2001

Conditionality in Fund-Supported Programs: External Consultations
July 17, 2001

External Comments and Contributions on IMF Conditionality
(4 MB pdf file)
September, 2001

Strengthening IMF World Bank Collaboration on Country Programs and Conditionality

Prepared by PDR (IMF) and OPCS and PREM (World Bank)
August 23, 2001

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Executive Summary

I. Introduction

II. Evolving Framework for Coordination

    A. Background
    B. Lessons of Experience
    C. Future Directions

III. Collaboration on Low-Income Countries

    A. Cooperation under PRSPs
    B. Coordination on Conditionality

IV. Collaboration on Middle-Income Countries

    A. Framework for Collaboration
    B. Coordination under Diverse Country Circumstances

V. Issues for Discussion

Annex. History of Bank-Fund Cooperation on Conditionality