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Back to Basics: The Global War on Poverty: Who’s Winning?

Back to Basics: The Global War on Poverty: Who’s Winning? »

Source: Finance & Development, December 2003

Volume/Issue: 40/4

Series: Finance & Development

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. External Relations Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 15 December 2003

ISBN: 9781451952018

Keywords: country inequality, infant mortality, mortality rate, life expectancy, world inequality

This paper describes why the international community needs to act now to stand a chance of meeting the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs). The paper gives example of Ethiopia, one of the poorest countries in the w...

Democratic Republic of São Tomé and Príncipe: Fifth Review under the Three-Year Arrangement under the Poverty Reduction and Growth Facility—Informational Annex

Democratic Republic of São Tomé and Príncipe: Fifth Review under the Three-Year Arrangement under the Poverty Reduction and Growth Facility—Informational Annex »

Source: Democratic Republic of São Tomé and Príncipe : Fifth Review Under the Three-Year Arrangement under the Poverty Reduction and Growth Facility, and Request for Waiver of Performance Criterion: Staff Report; Press Release on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Democratic Republic of São Tomé and Príncipe

Volume/Issue: 2008/95

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 07 March 2008

ISBN: 9781451835144

Keywords: debt, budget, external debt, central bank, debt relief

Economic activity continues to be robust in 2007, driven by foreign investment in tourism-related construction and services. The central bank (BCSTP) strengthened its efforts to control liquidity growth. Progress o...

Democratic Republic of São Tomé and Príncipe: Second Review Under the Three-Year Arrangement Under the Poverty Reduction and Growth Facility—Staff Report; and Press Release on the Executive Board Consideration

Democratic Republic of São Tomé and Príncipe: Second Review Under the Three-Year Arrangement Under the Poverty Reduction and Growth Facility—Staff Report; and Press Release on the Executive Board Consideration »

Source: Democratic Republic of São Tomé and Príncipe : Second Review Under the Three-Year Arrangement Under the Poverty Reduction and Growth Facility-Staff Report; and Press Release on the Executive Board Consideration

Volume/Issue: 2006/400

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 09 November 2006

ISBN: 9781451835113

Keywords: debt, central bank, external debt, budget, interest, Sao Tome and Principe,

In 2005, the overall macroeconomic performance was broadly satisfactory, notwithstanding an increase in inflation. All performance criteria were met. Structural reforms advanced, and delays in preparing feasibility...

Democratic republic of São Tomé and Príncipe: Staff Report for the 2005 Article IV Consultation and First Review Under the Three-Year Arrangement Under the Poverty Reduction and Growth Facility

Democratic republic of São Tomé and Príncipe: Staff Report for the 2005 Article IV Consultation and First Review Under the Three-Year Arrangement Under the Poverty Reduction and Growth Facility »

Source: Democratic republic of São Tomé and Príncipe : Staff Report for the 2005 Article IV Consultation and First Review Under the Three-Year Arrangement Under the Poverty Reduction and Growth Facility

Volume/Issue: 2006/349

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 10 October 2006

ISBN: 9781451835106

Keywords: debt, central bank, external debt, interest, debt service, Sao Tome and Principe,

São Tomé and Príncipe pursued economic reforms and tried to reduce poverty amidst macroeconomic imbalances under the Poverty Reduction and Growth Facility (PRGF) program. Executive Directors supported the authoriti...

Democratic Republic of São Tomé and Príncipe: Staff Report for the 2008 Article IV Consultation and Sixth Review under the Three-Year Arrangement under the Poverty Reduction and Growth Facility—Informational Annex

Democratic Republic of São Tomé and Príncipe: Staff Report for the 2008 Article IV Consultation and Sixth Review under the Three-Year Arrangement under the Poverty Reduction and Growth Facility—Informational Annex »

Source: Democratic Republic of São Tomé and Príncipe : 2008 Article IV Consultation and Sixth Review Under the Three-Year Arrangement Under the Poverty Reduction and Growth Facility, and Request for Waivers of Performance Criteria-Staff Report; Staff Supplement; Public Information Notice and Press Release on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Democratic Republic of São Tomé and Príncipe

Volume/Issue: 2008/307

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 19 September 2008

ISBN: 9781451835182

Keywords: debt, budget, central bank, interest, debt relief, Sao Tome and Principe,

The 2008 Article IV Consultation with the Democratic Republic of São Tomé and Príncipe and sixth review under the three-year arrangement under the Poverty Reduction and Growth Facility discusses policies and exchan...

Democratic Republic Of São Tomé and Princípe: Third Review of the Three-Year Arrangement Under the Poverty Reduction and Growth Facility, and Request for Waiver of Performance Criteria, and Modification and Deletion of Performance Criteria—Staff Report; Press Release on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Democratic Republic of São Tomé and Príncipe

Democratic Republic Of São Tomé and Princípe: Third Review of the Three-Year Arrangement Under the Poverty Reduction and Growth Facility, and Request for Waiver of Performance Criteria, and Modification and Deletion of Performance Criteria—Staff Report; Press Release on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Democratic Republic of São Tomé and Príncipe »

Source: Democratic Republic Of São Tomé and Princípe : Third Review of the Three-Year Arrangement Under the Poverty Reduction and Growth Facility, and Request for Waiver of Performance Criteria, and Modification and Deletion of Performance Criteria-Staff Report; Press Release on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Democratic Republic of São Tomé and Príncipe

Volume/Issue: 2007/102

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 08 March 2007

ISBN: 9781451835120

Keywords: debt, budget, interest, external debt, Sao Tome and Principe,

This paper discusses key findings of the Third Review Under the Poverty Reduction and Growth Facility for São Tomé and Príncipe. Structural reforms are progressing. Five of six structural benchmarks through Septemb...

Dialogue with Angus Deaton: When numbers don’t tell the full story about poverty in India and the world

Dialogue with Angus Deaton: When numbers don’t tell the full story about poverty in India and the world »

Source: IMF Survey, Volume 31, Issue 13

Volume/Issue: 31/13

Series: IMF Survey

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. External Relations Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 January 2002

ISBN: 9781451930795

Keywords: debt, debt sustainability, bilateral donors, debt relief, debt reduction, Group of Eight summit,

Leaders of the Group of Eight countries gathered in Kananaskis, Canada, June 26–27, for a summit that focused on terrorism, the global economy, and building a new partnership for Africa’s development....

Draft report: Future of globalized markets will depend on institutions capable of sustaining them, says Soros

Draft report: Future of globalized markets will depend on institutions capable of sustaining them, says Soros »

Source: IMF Survey, Volume 30, Issue 21

Volume/Issue: 30/21

Series: IMF Survey

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. External Relations Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 January 2001

ISBN: 9781451926118

Keywords: poverty reduction, international monetary fund, industrial countries, international community

The Web edition of the IMF Survey is updated several times a week, and contains a wealth of articles about topical policy and economic issues in the news. Access the latest IMF research, read interviews, and listen...

Economic Forum: Panel considers civil society’s involvement in issues of global financial governance

Economic Forum: Panel considers civil society’s involvement in issues of global financial governance »

Source: IMF Survey, Volume 30, Issue 08

Volume/Issue: 30/8

Series: IMF Survey

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. External Relations Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 January 2001

ISBN: 9781451933130

Keywords: low-income countries, economic outlook, poverty reduction, central bank governors, trade liberalization

The Web edition of the IMF Survey is updated several times a week, and contains a wealth of articles about topical policy and economic issues in the news. Access the latest IMF research, read interviews, and listen...

ECOSOC address: Aninat outlines ways to integrate all countries into increasingly globalized economy

ECOSOC address: Aninat outlines ways to integrate all countries into increasingly globalized economy »

Source: IMF Survey : Volume 29, Issue 14

Volume/Issue: 29/14

Series: IMF Survey

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. External Relations Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 January 2000

ISBN: 9781451930313

Keywords: civil society, debt reduction, central bank, debt relief

The Web edition of the IMF Survey is updated several times a week, and contains a wealth of articles about topical policy and economic issues in the news. Access the latest IMF research, read interviews, and listen...