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Chapter 5: Aid and International Financial Institutions

Chapter 5: Aid and International Financial Institutions »

Source: Global Monitoring Report : Food Prices, Nutrition, and the Millennium Development Goals: Food Prices, Nutrition, and the Millennium Development Goals

Series: Other Official Rpts and Docs

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: Organisation for Economic Co-Operation and Develop

Publication Date: 25 April 2012

ISBN: 9780821394519

Keywords: food prices, food security, undernutrition, inflation, food consumption

Summary and Main Messages Official development assistance (ODA) has strengthened remarkably over the past decade, despite the disruptions of the global financial cris...

Chapter 3: Growth and Macroeconomic Adjustment in Developing Countries

Chapter 3: Growth and Macroeconomic Adjustment in Developing Countries »

Source: Global Monitoring Report : Food Prices, Nutrition, and the Millennium Development Goals: Food Prices, Nutrition, and the Millennium Development Goals

Series: Other Official Rpts and Docs

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: Organisation for Economic Co-Operation and Develop

Publication Date: 25 April 2012

ISBN: 9780821394519

Keywords: food prices, food security, undernutrition, inflation, food consumption

Summary and Main Messages The global recovery shows signs of stalling amid deteriorating financial conditions. Global growth slowed to 3.9 percent in 2011 and is proj...

Chapter 2: Nutrition, the MDGs, and Food Price Developments

Chapter 2: Nutrition, the MDGs, and Food Price Developments »

Source: Global Monitoring Report : Food Prices, Nutrition, and the Millennium Development Goals: Food Prices, Nutrition, and the Millennium Development Goals

Series: Other Official Rpts and Docs

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: Organisation for Economic Co-Operation and Develop

Publication Date: 25 April 2012

ISBN: 9780821394519

Keywords: food prices, food security, undernutrition, inflation, food consumption

Summary and main messages Even temporarily high food prices affect the long-term development of children. Conditions of early life (from conception to two years) prov...

Chapter 1: Poverty and Food Price Developments

Chapter 1: Poverty and Food Price Developments »

Source: Global Monitoring Report : Food Prices, Nutrition, and the Millennium Development Goals: Food Prices, Nutrition, and the Millennium Development Goals

Series: Other Official Rpts and Docs

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: Organisation for Economic Co-Operation and Develop

Publication Date: 25 April 2012

ISBN: 9780821394519

Keywords: food prices, food security, undernutrition, inflation, food consumption

Summary and main messages The food price spikes have prevented millions of people from escaping extreme poverty. The record prices in 2008 kept or pushed 105 million...

Chapter 4: Using Trade Policy to Overcome Food Insecurity

Chapter 4: Using Trade Policy to Overcome Food Insecurity »

Source: Global Monitoring Report : Food Prices, Nutrition, and the Millennium Development Goals: Food Prices, Nutrition, and the Millennium Development Goals

Series: Other Official Rpts and Docs

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: Organisation for Economic Co-Operation and Develop

Publication Date: 25 April 2012

ISBN: 9780821394519

Keywords: food prices, food security, undernutrition, inflation, food consumption

Summary and main messages Trade is an excellent buffer for domestic fluctuations in food supply. There is no global food shortage: the problem is regional or local—on...

Global Monitoring Report
			: Food Prices, Nutrition, and the Millennium Development Goals:  Food Prices, Nutrition, and the Millennium Development Goals

Global Monitoring Report : Food Prices, Nutrition, and the Millennium Development Goals: Food Prices, Nutrition, and the Millennium Development Goals »

Series: Other Official Rpts and Docs

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: Organisation for Economic Co-Operation and Develop

Publication Date: 25 April 2012

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9780821394519.019

ISBN: 9780821394519

Keywords: food prices, food security, undernutrition, inflation, food consumption

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Back Matter

Back Matter »

Source: Global Monitoring Report : Food Prices, Nutrition, and the Millennium Development Goals: Food Prices, Nutrition, and the Millennium Development Goals

Series: Other Official Rpts and Docs

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: Organisation for Economic Co-Operation and Develop

Publication Date: 25 April 2012

ISBN: 9780821394519

Keywords: food prices, food security, undernutrition, inflation, food consumption

...

Front Matter

Front Matter »

Source: Global Monitoring Report : Food Prices, Nutrition, and the Millennium Development Goals: Food Prices, Nutrition, and the Millennium Development Goals

Series: Other Official Rpts and Docs

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: Organisation for Economic Co-Operation and Develop

Publication Date: 25 April 2012

ISBN: 9780821394519

Keywords: food prices, food security, undernutrition, inflation, food consumption

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Goals and Targets from the Millennium Declaration

Goals and Targets from the Millennium Declaration »

Source: Global Monitoring Report : Food Prices, Nutrition, and the Millennium Development Goals: Food Prices, Nutrition, and the Millennium Development Goals

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Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: Organisation for Economic Co-Operation and Develop

Publication Date: 25 April 2012

ISBN: 9780821394519

Keywords: food prices, food security, undernutrition, inflation, food consumption

1 Eradicate extreme poverty and hunger TARGET 1.A Halve, between 1990 and 2015, the proportion of people whose income is less than $1.25 a day TARGET 1.B Achieve f...

Overview

Overview »

Source: Global Monitoring Report : Food Prices, Nutrition, and the Millennium Development Goals: Food Prices, Nutrition, and the Millennium Development Goals

Series: Other Official Rpts and Docs

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: Organisation for Economic Co-Operation and Develop

Publication Date: 25 April 2012

ISBN: 9780821394519

Keywords: food prices, food security, undernutrition, inflation, food consumption

What has been the impact of yet another food price spike on the ability of developing countries to make progress toward the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs)? How many poor people were prevented from lifti...

Appendix I Technical Issues in Estimating Progress in the Millennium Development Goals

Appendix I Technical Issues in Estimating Progress in the Millennium Development Goals »

Source: Global Monitoring Report, 2011 : Improving the Odds of Achieving the MDGs

Series: Other Official Rpts and Docs

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: The World Bank

Publication Date: 03 May 2011

ISBN: 9780821387009

Keywords: Poverty reduction, Health care, Migration, Natural resources, primary education, maternal mortality, indigenous peoples, gender parity, impact evaluations

Measuring Millennium Development Goals performance The Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) are typically defined in terms of the number or percentage of people (for e...

Appendix 2 Policies to Reduce Biodiversity Loss and Enhance Human Development Require a Concerted Approach

Appendix 2 Policies to Reduce Biodiversity Loss and Enhance Human Development Require a Concerted Approach »

Source: Global Monitoring Report, 2011 : Improving the Odds of Achieving the MDGs

Series: Other Official Rpts and Docs

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: The World Bank

Publication Date: 03 May 2011

ISBN: 9780821387009

Keywords: Poverty reduction, Health care, Migration, Natural resources, primary education, maternal mortality, indigenous peoples, gender parity, impact evaluations

Both poverty and economic development affect global biodiversity and the provision of ecosystem goods and services. More food, water, and firewood are needed to sustain population growth, especi...

4 Assisting Indigenous and Socially Excluded Populations

4 Assisting Indigenous and Socially Excluded Populations »

Source: Global Monitoring Report, 2011 : Improving the Odds of Achieving the MDGs

Series: Other Official Rpts and Docs

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: The World Bank

Publication Date: 03 May 2011

ISBN: 9780821387009

Keywords: Poverty reduction, Health care, Migration, Natural resources, primary education, maternal mortality, indigenous peoples, gender parity, impact evaluations

As we approach 2015 and come closer to meeting the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) targets, the remaining challenges take on increased urgency. One of these is r...

2 Economic Growth in Developing Countries

2 Economic Growth in Developing Countries »

Source: Global Monitoring Report, 2011 : Improving the Odds of Achieving the MDGs

Series: Other Official Rpts and Docs

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: The World Bank

Publication Date: 03 May 2011

ISBN: 9780821387009

Keywords: Poverty reduction, Health care, Migration, Natural resources, primary education, maternal mortality, indigenous peoples, gender parity, impact evaluations

I n chapter 1, economic growth is seen as critical to attaining the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs). Prospects for further progress on the MDGs sh...

Global Monitoring Report, 2011
			: Improving the Odds of Achieving the MDGs

Global Monitoring Report, 2011 : Improving the Odds of Achieving the MDGs »

Series: Other Official Rpts and Docs

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: The World Bank

Publication Date: 03 May 2011

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9780821387009.019

ISBN: 9780821387009

Keywords: Poverty reduction, Health care, Migration, Natural resources, primary education, maternal mortality, indigenous peoples, gender parity, impact evaluations

With less than five years left to achieve the MDGs, this year's report looks at the prospects and challenges for reaching the goals. It also examines the great diversity of performance across indicators, countries,...

Back Matter

Back Matter »

Source: Global Monitoring Report, 2011 : Improving the Odds of Achieving the MDGs

Series: Other Official Rpts and Docs

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: The World Bank

Publication Date: 03 May 2011

ISBN: 9780821387009

Keywords: Poverty reduction, Health care, Migration, Natural resources, primary education, maternal mortality, indigenous peoples, gender parity, impact evaluations

With less than five years left to achieve the MDGs, this year's report looks at the prospects and challenges for reaching the goals. It also examines the great diversity of performance across indicators, countries,...

Front Matter

Front Matter »

Source: Global Monitoring Report, 2011 : Improving the Odds of Achieving the MDGs

Series: Other Official Rpts and Docs

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: The World Bank

Publication Date: 03 May 2011

ISBN: 9780821387009

Keywords: Poverty reduction, Health care, Migration, Natural resources, primary education, maternal mortality, indigenous peoples, gender parity, impact evaluations

With less than five years left to achieve the MDGs, this year's report looks at the prospects and challenges for reaching the goals. It also examines the great diversity of performance across indicators, countries,...

3 Linking Spending and Outcomes: Some Lessons from Impact Evaluations in Education and Health

3 Linking Spending and Outcomes: Some Lessons from Impact Evaluations in Education and Health »

Source: Global Monitoring Report, 2011 : Improving the Odds of Achieving the MDGs

Series: Other Official Rpts and Docs

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: The World Bank

Publication Date: 03 May 2011

ISBN: 9780821387009

Keywords: Poverty reduction, Health care, Migration, Natural resources, primary education, maternal mortality, indigenous peoples, gender parity, impact evaluations

E ducation and health are key dimensions of many of the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs). As 2015 approaches, calls for greater development effecti...

5 Progress in the International Development and Trading Framework

5 Progress in the International Development and Trading Framework »

Source: Global Monitoring Report, 2011 : Improving the Odds of Achieving the MDGs

Series: Other Official Rpts and Docs

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: The World Bank

Publication Date: 03 May 2011

ISBN: 9780821387009

Keywords: Poverty reduction, Health care, Migration, Natural resources, primary education, maternal mortality, indigenous peoples, gender parity, impact evaluations

The global economy has weathered the financial crisis, but the recovery remains fragile. Governments and international institutions cooperated in the face of recessi...

1 The Diversity of MDG Progress

1 The Diversity of MDG Progress »

Source: Global Monitoring Report, 2011 : Improving the Odds of Achieving the MDGs

Series: Other Official Rpts and Docs

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: The World Bank

Publication Date: 03 May 2011

ISBN: 9780821387009

Keywords: Poverty reduction, Health care, Migration, Natural resources, primary education, maternal mortality, indigenous peoples, gender parity, impact evaluations

W ith less than five years left to achieve the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs), the international development c...

Global Monitoring Report, 2010
			: The MDGs after the Crisis

Global Monitoring Report, 2010 : The MDGs after the Crisis »

Series: Other Official Rpts and Docs

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 22 April 2010

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781455215959.019

ISBN: 9781455215959

Keywords: hiv/aids, safety nets, maternal mortality, external shocks, infant mortality

What is the human cost of the global economic crisis? This year's Global Monitoring Report, The MDGs after the Crisis, examines the impact of the worst recession since the Great Depression on poverty and human deve...

Back Matter

Back Matter »

Source: Global Monitoring Report, 2010 : The MDGs after the Crisis

Series: Other Official Rpts and Docs

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 22 April 2010

ISBN: 9781455215959

Keywords: hiv/aids, safety nets, maternal mortality, external shocks, infant mortality

What is the human cost of the global economic crisis? This year's Global Monitoring Report, The MDGs after the Crisis, examines the impact of the worst recession since the Great Depression on poverty and human deve...

Front Matter

Front Matter »

Source: Global Monitoring Report, 2010 : The MDGs after the Crisis

Series: Other Official Rpts and Docs

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 22 April 2010

ISBN: 9781455215959

Keywords: hiv/aids, safety nets, maternal mortality, external shocks, infant mortality

What is the human cost of the global economic crisis? This year's Global Monitoring Report, The MDGs after the Crisis, examines the impact of the worst recession since the Great Depression on poverty and human deve...

3 Growth Outlook and Macroeconomic Challenges in Emerging Economies and Developing Countries

3 Growth Outlook and Macroeconomic Challenges in Emerging Economies and Developing Countries »

Source: Global Monitoring Report, 2010 : The MDGs after the Crisis

Series: Other Official Rpts and Docs

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 22 April 2010

ISBN: 9781455215959

Keywords: hiv/aids, safety nets, maternal mortality, external shocks, infant mortality

The recovery of the global economy has been more robust than expected. Driven by strong internal demand in many emerging economies and the recovery of global trade, GDP growth in emerging and de...

2 Lessons from Past Crises—and How the Current Crisis Differs

2 Lessons from Past Crises—and How the Current Crisis Differs »

Source: Global Monitoring Report, 2010 : The MDGs after the Crisis

Series: Other Official Rpts and Docs

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 22 April 2010

ISBN: 9781455215959

Keywords: hiv/aids, safety nets, maternal mortality, external shocks, infant mortality

Historically, periods of sharp contraction have been extremely harmful for human development. Social indicators tend to deteriorate rapidly during economic downturns and improve slowly during ec...

1 Millennium Development Goals: Significant Gains before the Crisis

1 Millennium Development Goals: Significant Gains before the Crisis »

Source: Global Monitoring Report, 2010 : The MDGs after the Crisis

Series: Other Official Rpts and Docs

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 22 April 2010

ISBN: 9781455215959

Keywords: hiv/aids, safety nets, maternal mortality, external shocks, infant mortality

What is the human cost of the global economic crisis? How many people will the crisis prevent from escaping poverty, and how many will remain hungry? How many more infants will die? Are children being pulled...

4 Outlook for the Millennium Development Goals

4 Outlook for the Millennium Development Goals »

Source: Global Monitoring Report, 2010 : The MDGs after the Crisis

Series: Other Official Rpts and Docs

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 22 April 2010

ISBN: 9781455215959

Keywords: hiv/aids, safety nets, maternal mortality, external shocks, infant mortality

How will the global economic crisis alter precrisis trends in the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs)? With only five years left until the target date of 2015, it is obvious that several of the...

Overview: MDGs after the Crisis

Overview: MDGs after the Crisis »

Source: Global Monitoring Report, 2010 : The MDGs after the Crisis

Series: Other Official Rpts and Docs

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 22 April 2010

ISBN: 9781455215959

Keywords: hiv/aids, safety nets, maternal mortality, external shocks, infant mortality

What is the human cost of the global economic crisis? How many people will the crisis prevent from escaping poverty, and how many will remain hungry? How many more infants will die? Are children being pulled...

5 The International Community and Development: Trade, Aid, and the International Financial Institutions

5 The International Community and Development: Trade, Aid, and the International Financial Institutions »

Source: Global Monitoring Report, 2010 : The MDGs after the Crisis

Series: Other Official Rpts and Docs

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 22 April 2010

ISBN: 9781455215959

Keywords: hiv/aids, safety nets, maternal mortality, external shocks, infant mortality

The global economic crisis severely reduced developing-country external resources by drastically curtailing their export revenues and their access to private capital flows. As elaborated in prev...

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Source: Japan Administered Account for Selected IMF Activities (JSA)--Annual Report for Fiscal Year 2009

Series: Other Official Rpts and Docs

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 28 September 2009

ISBN: 9781589069046

Keywords: banking, financial management, scholarship, public financial management, national accounts

JSA Annual Report Fiscal Year 2009 In 1990, Japan agreed to provide financial support for IMF technical assistance (TA) to its member countries to strengthen their capacity to formul...

Annex 3: Administered Accounts–Japan Financial Statement Fy2009

Annex 3: Administered Accounts–Japan Financial Statement Fy2009 »

Source: Japan Administered Account for Selected IMF Activities (JSA)--Annual Report for Fiscal Year 2009

Series: Other Official Rpts and Docs

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 28 September 2009

ISBN: 9781589069046

Keywords: banking, financial management, scholarship, public financial management, national accounts

Administrated Account for Selected Fund Activities—Japan Framework Administered Account for Te...

Annex 2: JSA Joint Japan-Imf Field Visits

Annex 2: JSA Joint Japan-Imf Field Visits »

Source: Japan Administered Account for Selected IMF Activities (JSA)--Annual Report for Fiscal Year 2009

Series: Other Official Rpts and Docs

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 28 September 2009

ISBN: 9781589069046

Keywords: banking, financial management, scholarship, public financial management, national accounts

Purpose The purpose of JSA joint Japan-IMF field visits is to provide the Japanese authorities with a firsthand view of how JSA funding is used in the...

Annex 1: JSA Technical Assistance Projects Approved In Fy2009

Annex 1: JSA Technical Assistance Projects Approved In Fy2009 »

Source: Japan Administered Account for Selected IMF Activities (JSA)--Annual Report for Fiscal Year 2009

Series: Other Official Rpts and Docs

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 28 September 2009

ISBN: 9781589069046

Keywords: banking, financial management, scholarship, public financial management, national accounts

AFRICA REGION Beneficiary...

Annexes

Annexes »

Source: Japan Administered Account for Selected IMF Activities (JSA)--Annual Report for Fiscal Year 2009

Series: Other Official Rpts and Docs

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 28 September 2009

ISBN: 9781589069046

Keywords: banking, financial management, scholarship, public financial management, national accounts

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Back Matter

Back Matter »

Source: Japan Administered Account for Selected IMF Activities (JSA)--Annual Report for Fiscal Year 2009

Series: Other Official Rpts and Docs

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 28 September 2009

ISBN: 9781589069046

Keywords: banking, financial management, scholarship, public financial management, national accounts

This paper provides a brief description of the IMF and its activities, focusing in particular on its technical assistance (TA) activities. The report then describes in greater detail the Japan Administered Account...

Front Matter

Front Matter »

Source: Japan Administered Account for Selected IMF Activities (JSA)--Annual Report for Fiscal Year 2009

Series: Other Official Rpts and Docs

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 28 September 2009

ISBN: 9781589069046

Keywords: banking, financial management, scholarship, public financial management, national accounts

This paper provides a brief description of the IMF and its activities, focusing in particular on its technical assistance (TA) activities. The report then describes in greater detail the Japan Administered Account...

Japan Administered Account for Selected IMF Activities (JSA)--Annual Report for Fiscal Year 2009

Japan Administered Account for Selected IMF Activities (JSA)--Annual Report for Fiscal Year 2009 »

Series: Other Official Rpts and Docs

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 28 September 2009

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781589069046.019

ISBN: 9781589069046

Keywords: banking, financial management, scholarship, public financial management, national accounts

This paper provides a brief description of the IMF and its activities, focusing in particular on its technical assistance (TA) activities. The report then describes in greater detail the Japan Administered Account...

Global Monitoring Report, 2009
			: A Development Emergency

Global Monitoring Report, 2009 : A Development Emergency »

Series: Other Official Rpts and Docs

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: The World Bank

Publication Date: 27 April 2009

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9780821378595.019

ISBN: 9780821378595

Keywords: Developing countries, Global Monitoring Report, health care, trade facilitation, financial sector, financial services, international trade

A Development Emergency: the title of this year's Global Monitoring Report, the sixth in an annual series, could not be more apt. The global economic crisis, the most severe since the Great Depression, is rapidly t...

Back Matter

Back Matter »

Source: Global Monitoring Report, 2009 : A Development Emergency

Series: Other Official Rpts and Docs

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: The World Bank

Publication Date: 27 April 2009

ISBN: 9780821378595

Keywords: Developing countries, Global Monitoring Report, health care, trade facilitation, financial sector, financial services, international trade

A Development Emergency: the title of this year's Global Monitoring Report, the sixth in an annual series, could not be more apt. The global economic crisis, the most severe since the Great Depression, is rapidly t...

Front Matter

Front Matter »

Source: Global Monitoring Report, 2009 : A Development Emergency

Series: Other Official Rpts and Docs

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: The World Bank

Publication Date: 27 April 2009

ISBN: 9780821378595

Keywords: Developing countries, Global Monitoring Report, health care, trade facilitation, financial sector, financial services, international trade

A Development Emergency: the title of this year's Global Monitoring Report, the sixth in an annual series, could not be more apt. The global economic crisis, the most severe since the Great Depression, is rapidly t...

2 Improving the Private Investment Climate for Recovery and Growth

2 Improving the Private Investment Climate for Recovery and Growth »

Source: Global Monitoring Report, 2009 : A Development Emergency

Series: Other Official Rpts and Docs

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: The World Bank

Publication Date: 27 April 2009

ISBN: 9780821378595

Keywords: Developing countries, Global Monitoring Report, health care, trade facilitation, financial sector, financial services, international trade

Economic growth is central to achieving the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) and related development outcomes, and a vigorous private sector is vital for strong and sustainable growth. The private sector...

6 International Financial Institutions: Crisis Response and Support for the Private Sector

6 International Financial Institutions: Crisis Response and Support for the Private Sector »

Source: Global Monitoring Report, 2009 : A Development Emergency

Series: Other Official Rpts and Docs

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: The World Bank

Publication Date: 27 April 2009

ISBN: 9780821378595

Keywords: Developing countries, Global Monitoring Report, health care, trade facilitation, financial sector, financial services, international trade

The international financial institutions (IFIs) have a crucial role to play in supporting an effective response to the global crisis and the development emergency that now confronts many developing countries...

3 Leveraging the Private Sector Role in Human Development

3 Leveraging the Private Sector Role in Human Development »

Source: Global Monitoring Report, 2009 : A Development Emergency

Series: Other Official Rpts and Docs

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: The World Bank

Publication Date: 27 April 2009

ISBN: 9780821378595

Keywords: Developing countries, Global Monitoring Report, health care, trade facilitation, financial sector, financial services, international trade

The Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) strongly emphasize human development-related outcomes, with five of the eight MDGs having health, nutrition, and education results as key indicators for monitoring pro...

MDGs: Crisis Impact and Outlook

MDGs: Crisis Impact and Outlook »

Source: Global Monitoring Report, 2009 : A Development Emergency

Series: Other Official Rpts and Docs

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: The World Bank

Publication Date: 27 April 2009

ISBN: 9780821378595

Keywords: Developing countries, Global Monitoring Report, health care, trade facilitation, financial sector, financial services, international trade

Assessment of the progress toward the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) at the halfway point in 2008 showed major shortfalls in several of them. At high-level meetings held during the year, world leaders n...

Overview

Overview »

Source: Global Monitoring Report, 2009 : A Development Emergency

Series: Other Official Rpts and Docs

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: The World Bank

Publication Date: 27 April 2009

ISBN: 9780821378595

Keywords: Developing countries, Global Monitoring Report, health care, trade facilitation, financial sector, financial services, international trade

The global financial crisis, the most severe since the Great Depression, is rapidly turning into a human and development crisis. The financial crisis originated in the developed world, but it has spread quic...

5 Pressing Ahead with Trade Openness

5 Pressing Ahead with Trade Openness »

Source: Global Monitoring Report, 2009 : A Development Emergency

Series: Other Official Rpts and Docs

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: The World Bank

Publication Date: 27 April 2009

ISBN: 9780821378595

Keywords: Developing countries, Global Monitoring Report, health care, trade facilitation, financial sector, financial services, international trade

External competitiveness and access to international markets are paramount for poor countries to realize the development promise of international trade. Pressing ahead with trade openness is a powerful means...

4 Scaling Up Aid to Poor Countries

4 Scaling Up Aid to Poor Countries »

Source: Global Monitoring Report, 2009 : A Development Emergency

Series: Other Official Rpts and Docs

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: The World Bank

Publication Date: 27 April 2009

ISBN: 9780821378595

Keywords: Developing countries, Global Monitoring Report, health care, trade facilitation, financial sector, financial services, international trade

The global financial crisis is impacting an increasing number of developing countries. Low-income countries, which had previously been relatively shielded from the immediate effects of the crisis, are now pa...

1 The Global Financial Crisis and Its Impact on Developing Countries

1 The Global Financial Crisis and Its Impact on Developing Countries »

Source: Global Monitoring Report, 2009 : A Development Emergency

Series: Other Official Rpts and Docs

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: The World Bank

Publication Date: 27 April 2009

ISBN: 9780821378595

Keywords: Developing countries, Global Monitoring Report, health care, trade facilitation, financial sector, financial services, international trade

The deepening global recession, rising unemployment, and high volatility of commodity prices in 2008 and 2009 have severely affected progress toward poverty reduction (Millennium Development Goal [MDG] 1). T...

The IMF: Purpose and Activities

The IMF: Purpose and Activities »

Source: Japan Administered Account for Selected IMF Activities (JSA)--Annual Report for Fiscal Year 2008

Series: Other Official Rpts and Docs

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 09 October 2008

ISBN: 9781589067875

Keywords: banking, financial management, scholarship program, public financial management, government finance

The IMF, an international organization of currently 185 member countries, was established in 1946 to promote international monetary cooperation, exchange stability, and orderly exchange arrangements; to prov...

IMF Technical Assistance: Demand and Supply

IMF Technical Assistance: Demand and Supply »

Source: Japan Administered Account for Selected IMF Activities (JSA)--Annual Report for Fiscal Year 2008

Series: Other Official Rpts and Docs

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 09 October 2008

ISBN: 9781589067875

Keywords: banking, financial management, scholarship program, public financial management, government finance

The IMF began to provide technical assistance to its member countries in the early 1960s in response to requests from newly independent nations in Africa and Asia. By the mid-1980s, resources devoted to tech...

The Japan Administered Account for Selected Fund Activities (JSA)

The Japan Administered Account for Selected Fund Activities (JSA) »

Source: Japan Administered Account for Selected IMF Activities (JSA)--Annual Report for Fiscal Year 2008

Series: Other Official Rpts and Docs

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 09 October 2008

ISBN: 9781589067875

Keywords: banking, financial management, scholarship program, public financial management, government finance

Activities Funded: Technical Assistance, Regional Office for Asia and the Pacific, and Scholarship Programs Japan has provided grant contributions to support the IMF’s technical assi...

Back Matter

Back Matter »

Source: Japan Administered Account for Selected IMF Activities (JSA)--Annual Report for Fiscal Year 2008

Series: Other Official Rpts and Docs

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 09 October 2008

ISBN: 9781589067875

Keywords: banking, financial management, scholarship program, public financial management, government finance

This paper reports a brief description of the IMF and its activities, focusing in particular on its technical assistance (TA) activities. The report then describes in greater detail the Japan Administered Account f...

Front Matter

Front Matter »

Source: Japan Administered Account for Selected IMF Activities (JSA)--Annual Report for Fiscal Year 2008

Series: Other Official Rpts and Docs

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 09 October 2008

ISBN: 9781589067875

Keywords: banking, financial management, scholarship program, public financial management, government finance

This paper reports a brief description of the IMF and its activities, focusing in particular on its technical assistance (TA) activities. The report then describes in greater detail the Japan Administered Account f...

Japan Administered Account for Selected IMF Activities (JSA)--Annual Report for Fiscal Year 2008

Japan Administered Account for Selected IMF Activities (JSA)--Annual Report for Fiscal Year 2008 »

Series: Other Official Rpts and Docs

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 09 October 2008

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781589067875.019

ISBN: 9781589067875

Keywords: banking, financial management, scholarship program, public financial management, government finance

This paper reports a brief description of the IMF and its activities, focusing in particular on its technical assistance (TA) activities. The report then describes in greater detail the Japan Administered Account f...

JSA Annual Report Fiscal Year 2008

JSA Annual Report Fiscal Year 2008 »

Source: Japan Administered Account for Selected IMF Activities (JSA)--Annual Report for Fiscal Year 2008

Series: Other Official Rpts and Docs

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 09 October 2008

ISBN: 9781589067875

Keywords: banking, financial management, scholarship program, public financial management, government finance

In 1990, Japan agreed to provide financial support for IMF technical assistance to its member countries to strengthen their capacity to formulate, implement, and maintain macroecono...

Scholarship Programs

Scholarship Programs »

Source: Japan Administered Account for Selected IMF Activities (JSA)--Annual Report for Fiscal Year 2008

Series: Other Official Rpts and Docs

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 09 October 2008

ISBN: 9781589067875

Keywords: banking, financial management, scholarship program, public financial management, government finance

Japan-IMF Scholarship Program for Asia The Japan-IMF Scholarship Program for Asia is a program for graduate studies in macroeconomics or related fields at several leading universitie...

2 Achieving Better Results in Human Development

2 Achieving Better Results in Human Development »

Source: Global Monitoring Report, 2008 : MDGs and the Environment: Agenda for Inclusive and Sustainable Development

Series: Other Official Rpts and Docs

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: The World Bank

Publication Date: 08 April 2008

ISBN: 9780821373842

Keywords: Debt, Oil, Global Monitoring Report, Sustainable development, environment, climate change, environmental sustainability, health care, malnutrition

The world has made steady progress toward meeting the numerical targets for the human development Millennium Development Goals (MDGs). Achievements have been impressive in some cases, and even in countries t...

6 Ensuring Environmental Sustainability at the National Level

6 Ensuring Environmental Sustainability at the National Level »

Source: Global Monitoring Report, 2008 : MDGs and the Environment: Agenda for Inclusive and Sustainable Development

Series: Other Official Rpts and Docs

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: The World Bank

Publication Date: 08 April 2008

ISBN: 9780821373842

Keywords: Debt, Oil, Global Monitoring Report, Sustainable development, environment, climate change, environmental sustainability, health care, malnutrition

Achieving environmental sustainability underpins progress on many of the Millenium Development Goals (MDGs). If forests are lost, soils degraded, fisheries depleted, waters polluted...

7 Global Environmental Sustainability: Protecting the Commons

7 Global Environmental Sustainability: Protecting the Commons »

Source: Global Monitoring Report, 2008 : MDGs and the Environment: Agenda for Inclusive and Sustainable Development

Series: Other Official Rpts and Docs

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: The World Bank

Publication Date: 08 April 2008

ISBN: 9780821373842

Keywords: Debt, Oil, Global Monitoring Report, Sustainable development, environment, climate change, environmental sustainability, health care, malnutrition

Sustainable management of global environmental resources—the earth’s climate, ocean fisheries, and biodiversity—is essential to achieving the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) and...

Global Monitoring Report, 2008
			: MDGs and the Environment:  Agenda for Inclusive and Sustainable Development

Global Monitoring Report, 2008 : MDGs and the Environment: Agenda for Inclusive and Sustainable Development »

Series: Other Official Rpts and Docs

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: The World Bank

Publication Date: 08 April 2008

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9780821373842.019

ISBN: 9780821373842

Keywords: Debt, Oil, Global Monitoring Report, Sustainable development, environment, climate change, environmental sustainability, health care, malnutrition

Global Monitoring Report 2008, the fifth in an annual series, is essential reading for those who wish to follow the global development agenda and debate in 2008. The year marks the midpoint toward the 2015 deadline...

Back Matter

Back Matter »

Source: Global Monitoring Report, 2008 : MDGs and the Environment: Agenda for Inclusive and Sustainable Development

Series: Other Official Rpts and Docs

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: The World Bank

Publication Date: 08 April 2008

ISBN: 9780821373842

Keywords: Debt, Oil, Global Monitoring Report, Sustainable development, environment, climate change, environmental sustainability, health care, malnutrition

Global Monitoring Report 2008, the fifth in an annual series, is essential reading for those who wish to follow the global development agenda and debate in 2008. The year marks the midpoint toward the 2015 deadline...

Front Matter

Front Matter »

Source: Global Monitoring Report, 2008 : MDGs and the Environment: Agenda for Inclusive and Sustainable Development

Series: Other Official Rpts and Docs

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: The World Bank

Publication Date: 08 April 2008

ISBN: 9780821373842

Keywords: Debt, Oil, Global Monitoring Report, Sustainable development, environment, climate change, environmental sustainability, health care, malnutrition

Global Monitoring Report 2008, the fifth in an annual series, is essential reading for those who wish to follow the global development agenda and debate in 2008. The year marks the midpoint toward the 2015 deadline...

4 Harnessing Trade for Inclusive and Sustainable Growth

4 Harnessing Trade for Inclusive and Sustainable Growth »

Source: Global Monitoring Report, 2008 : MDGs and the Environment: Agenda for Inclusive and Sustainable Development

Series: Other Official Rpts and Docs

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: The World Bank

Publication Date: 08 April 2008

ISBN: 9780821373842

Keywords: Debt, Oil, Global Monitoring Report, Sustainable development, environment, climate change, environmental sustainability, health care, malnutrition

World trade has been expanding rapidly, and trends in trade policy have continued to be in the direction of fewer barriers to trade. 1...

I Monitoring the Development Agenda

I Monitoring the Development Agenda »

Source: Global Monitoring Report, 2008 : MDGs and the Environment: Agenda for Inclusive and Sustainable Development

Series: Other Official Rpts and Docs

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: The World Bank

Publication Date: 08 April 2008

ISBN: 9780821373842

Keywords: Debt, Oil, Global Monitoring Report, Sustainable development, environment, climate change, environmental sustainability, health care, malnutrition

Millennium Development Goals at Midpoint: Where Are We? At midpoint between the adoption of the MDGs in 2000 and their target date in 2015, the review of progress gives a mixed pictu...

II Special Theme: Environmental Sustainability

II Special Theme: Environmental Sustainability »

Source: Global Monitoring Report, 2008 : MDGs and the Environment: Agenda for Inclusive and Sustainable Development

Series: Other Official Rpts and Docs

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: The World Bank

Publication Date: 08 April 2008

ISBN: 9780821373842

Keywords: Debt, Oil, Global Monitoring Report, Sustainable development, environment, climate change, environmental sustainability, health care, malnutrition

A Framework for Monitoring Environmental Sustainability MDG 7 is simply stated: ensure environmental sustainability. However, the idea of environmental sustainability goes beyond the...

5 Leveraging through the International Financial Institutions

5 Leveraging through the International Financial Institutions »

Source: Global Monitoring Report, 2008 : MDGs and the Environment: Agenda for Inclusive and Sustainable Development

Series: Other Official Rpts and Docs

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: The World Bank

Publication Date: 08 April 2008

ISBN: 9780821373842

Keywords: Debt, Oil, Global Monitoring Report, Sustainable development, environment, climate change, environmental sustainability, health care, malnutrition

The past year has seen a continuation of a trend of diminishing importance of the international financial institutions (IFIs) in terms of their net financial flows. The multilateral...

Overview

Overview »

Source: Global Monitoring Report, 2008 : MDGs and the Environment: Agenda for Inclusive and Sustainable Development

Series: Other Official Rpts and Docs

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: The World Bank

Publication Date: 08 April 2008

ISBN: 9780821373842

Keywords: Debt, Oil, Global Monitoring Report, Sustainable development, environment, climate change, environmental sustainability, health care, malnutrition

Declaring a “development emergency,” a host of world leaders meeting in Davos, Switzerland, in January 2008 issued an MDG Call to Action to help the world get back on track to meet...

3 Scaling Up Aid: Opportunities and Challenges in a Changing Aid Architecture

3 Scaling Up Aid: Opportunities and Challenges in a Changing Aid Architecture »

Source: Global Monitoring Report, 2008 : MDGs and the Environment: Agenda for Inclusive and Sustainable Development

Series: Other Official Rpts and Docs

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: The World Bank

Publication Date: 08 April 2008

ISBN: 9780821373842

Keywords: Debt, Oil, Global Monitoring Report, Sustainable development, environment, climate change, environmental sustainability, health care, malnutrition

The global aid landscape is undergoing profound changes in the way aid is financed and delivered. The new aid architecture is marked by the emergence of global funds and nontraditional bilateral donors; a gr...

1 Sustaining and Broadening the Growth Momentum

1 Sustaining and Broadening the Growth Momentum »

Source: Global Monitoring Report, 2008 : MDGs and the Environment: Agenda for Inclusive and Sustainable Development

Series: Other Official Rpts and Docs

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: The World Bank

Publication Date: 08 April 2008

ISBN: 9780821373842

Keywords: Debt, Oil, Global Monitoring Report, Sustainable development, environment, climate change, environmental sustainability, health care, malnutrition

Following a long uninterrupted period of strong global expansion, world economic growth has begun to moderate in response to the continuing financial market turbulence that started in August 2007. Although d...

The IMF: Purpose and Activities

The IMF: Purpose and Activities »

Source: Japan Administered Account for Selected IMF Activities (JSA)--Annual Report for Fiscal Year 2007

Series: Other Official Rpts and Docs

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 20 August 2007

ISBN: 9781589066540

Keywords: Fund, statistics, banking, scholarship program, banking supervision, financial statistics

The IMF, an international organization of currently 185 member countries, was established in 1946 to promote international monetary cooperation, exchange stability, and orderly exch...

IMF Technical Assistance: Demand and Supply

IMF Technical Assistance: Demand and Supply »

Source: Japan Administered Account for Selected IMF Activities (JSA)--Annual Report for Fiscal Year 2007

Series: Other Official Rpts and Docs

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 20 August 2007

ISBN: 9781589066540

Keywords: Fund, statistics, banking, scholarship program, banking supervision, financial statistics

The IMF began to provide technical assistance to its member countries in the early 1960s in response to requests from newly independent nations in Africa and Asia. By the mid-1980s,...

The Japan Administered Account for Selected Fund Activities (JSA)

The Japan Administered Account for Selected Fund Activities (JSA) »

Source: Japan Administered Account for Selected IMF Activities (JSA)--Annual Report for Fiscal Year 2007

Series: Other Official Rpts and Docs

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 20 August 2007

ISBN: 9781589066540

Keywords: Fund, statistics, banking, scholarship program, banking supervision, financial statistics

Activities Funded: Technical Assistance, Regional Office for Asia and the Pacific, and Scholarship Programs Japan has provided grant contributions to support the IMF’s technical assi...

Back Matter

Back Matter »

Source: Japan Administered Account for Selected IMF Activities (JSA)--Annual Report for Fiscal Year 2007

Series: Other Official Rpts and Docs

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 20 August 2007

ISBN: 9781589066540

Keywords: Fund, statistics, banking, scholarship program, banking supervision, financial statistics

This paper presents a description of the IMF and its activities, focusing in particular on its technical assistance (TA) activities. The report then describes in greater detail the Japan Administered Account for Se...

Front Matter

Front Matter »

Source: Japan Administered Account for Selected IMF Activities (JSA)--Annual Report for Fiscal Year 2007

Series: Other Official Rpts and Docs

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 20 August 2007

ISBN: 9781589066540

Keywords: Fund, statistics, banking, scholarship program, banking supervision, financial statistics

This paper presents a description of the IMF and its activities, focusing in particular on its technical assistance (TA) activities. The report then describes in greater detail the Japan Administered Account for Se...

Japan Administered Account for Selected IMF Activities (JSA)--Annual Report for Fiscal Year 2007

Japan Administered Account for Selected IMF Activities (JSA)--Annual Report for Fiscal Year 2007 »

Series: Other Official Rpts and Docs

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 20 August 2007

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781589066540.019

ISBN: 9781589066540

Keywords: Fund, statistics, banking, scholarship program, banking supervision, financial statistics

This paper presents a description of the IMF and its activities, focusing in particular on its technical assistance (TA) activities. The report then describes in greater detail the Japan Administered Account for Se...

JSA Annual Report Fiscal Year 2007

JSA Annual Report Fiscal Year 2007 »

Source: Japan Administered Account for Selected IMF Activities (JSA)--Annual Report for Fiscal Year 2007

Series: Other Official Rpts and Docs

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 20 August 2007

ISBN: 9781589066540

Keywords: Fund, statistics, banking, scholarship program, banking supervision, financial statistics

In 1990, Japan agreed to provide financial support for IMF technical assistance to its member countries to strengthen their capacity to formulate, implement, and maintain macroecono...

Scholarship Programs

Scholarship Programs »

Source: Japan Administered Account for Selected IMF Activities (JSA)--Annual Report for Fiscal Year 2007

Series: Other Official Rpts and Docs

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 20 August 2007

ISBN: 9781589066540

Keywords: Fund, statistics, banking, scholarship program, banking supervision, financial statistics

Japan-IMF Scholarship Program for Asia The Japan-IMF Scholarship Program for Asia is a program for graduate studies in macroeconomics or related fields at several leading universitie...

4 Aid, Debt Relief, and Trade: Making Commitments Work

4 Aid, Debt Relief, and Trade: Making Commitments Work »

Source: Global Monitoring Report, 2007 : Confronting the Challenges of Gender Equality and Fragile States

Series: Other Official Rpts and Docs

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: The World Bank

Publication Date: 18 April 2007

ISBN: 9780821369753

Keywords: Education, Gender equality, debt, girls, child mortality, maternal mortality

Developed countries can help developing countries’ progress toward the MDGs by delivering on commitments of more (and more effective) assistance and by improving market access for these countries. The chapte...

Global Monitoring Report, 2007
			: Confronting the Challenges of Gender Equality and Fragile States

Global Monitoring Report, 2007 : Confronting the Challenges of Gender Equality and Fragile States »

Series: Other Official Rpts and Docs

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: The World Bank

Publication Date: 18 April 2007

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9780821369753.019

ISBN: 9780821369753

Keywords: Education, Gender equality, debt, girls, child mortality, maternal mortality

The 2007 Global Monitoring Report on the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) assesses the contributions of developing countries, developed countries, and international financial institutions toward meeting universa...

Back Matter

Back Matter »

Source: Global Monitoring Report, 2007 : Confronting the Challenges of Gender Equality and Fragile States

Series: Other Official Rpts and Docs

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: The World Bank

Publication Date: 18 April 2007

ISBN: 9780821369753

Keywords: Education, Gender equality, debt, girls, child mortality, maternal mortality

The 2007 Global Monitoring Report on the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) assesses the contributions of developing countries, developed countries, and international financial institutions toward meeting universa...

Front Matter

Front Matter »

Source: Global Monitoring Report, 2007 : Confronting the Challenges of Gender Equality and Fragile States

Series: Other Official Rpts and Docs

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: The World Bank

Publication Date: 18 April 2007

ISBN: 9780821369753

Keywords: Education, Gender equality, debt, girls, child mortality, maternal mortality

The 2007 Global Monitoring Report on the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) assesses the contributions of developing countries, developed countries, and international financial institutions toward meeting universa...

1 Growth, Poverty Reduction, and Environmental Sustainability

1 Growth, Poverty Reduction, and Environmental Sustainability »

Source: Global Monitoring Report, 2007 : Confronting the Challenges of Gender Equality and Fragile States

Series: Other Official Rpts and Docs

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: The World Bank

Publication Date: 18 April 2007

ISBN: 9780821369753

Keywords: Education, Gender equality, debt, girls, child mortality, maternal mortality

Under the first Millennium Development Goal (MDG1), the international community aims to halve the global rate of extreme income poverty—as measured by the share of the population living on less than $1 per d...

Millennium Development Goals—Charting Progress

Millennium Development Goals—Charting Progress »

Source: Global Monitoring Report, 2007 : Confronting the Challenges of Gender Equality and Fragile States

Series: Other Official Rpts and Docs

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: The World Bank

Publication Date: 18 April 2007

ISBN: 9780821369753

Keywords: Education, Gender equality, debt, girls, child mortality, maternal mortality

The following figures and commentary provide an overview of the main trends in country and regional progress toward achieving the Millennium Development Goals. Owing to the limitations of both data and space...

5 Monitoring the Performance of International Financial Institutions

5 Monitoring the Performance of International Financial Institutions »

Source: Global Monitoring Report, 2007 : Confronting the Challenges of Gender Equality and Fragile States

Series: Other Official Rpts and Docs

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: The World Bank

Publication Date: 18 April 2007

ISBN: 9780821369753

Keywords: Education, Gender equality, debt, girls, child mortality, maternal mortality

The environment in which the international financial institutions (IFIs)—the World Bank, the International Monetary Fund (IMF), and the regional development banks—operate today is different from that of just...

3 Promoting Gender Equality and Women’s Empowerment

3 Promoting Gender Equality and Women’s Empowerment »

Source: Global Monitoring Report, 2007 : Confronting the Challenges of Gender Equality and Fragile States

Series: Other Official Rpts and Docs

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: The World Bank

Publication Date: 18 April 2007

ISBN: 9780821369753

Keywords: Education, Gender equality, debt, girls, child mortality, maternal mortality

The 2006 World Development Report acknowledges the importance of ensuring equal opportunities across population groups as an intrinsic aspect of development and as an instrument for achieving poverty reducti...

Report Overview

Report Overview »

Source: Global Monitoring Report, 2007 : Confronting the Challenges of Gender Equality and Fragile States

Series: Other Official Rpts and Docs

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: The World Bank

Publication Date: 18 April 2007

ISBN: 9780821369753

Keywords: Education, Gender equality, debt, girls, child mortality, maternal mortality

Introduction Broad-based global economic growth in 2006, and more generally since 2000, provides grounds for optimism about progress in advancing the Millennium Development Goals (MD...

2 The Role of Quality in MDG Progress

2 The Role of Quality in MDG Progress »

Source: Global Monitoring Report, 2007 : Confronting the Challenges of Gender Equality and Fragile States

Series: Other Official Rpts and Docs

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: The World Bank

Publication Date: 18 April 2007

ISBN: 9780821369753

Keywords: Education, Gender equality, debt, girls, child mortality, maternal mortality

Since 2000, over 34 million additional children in the developing world have gained the chance to attend, and complete, primary school—one of the most massive expansions of schooling access in history. Over...

The IMF: Purpose and Activities

The IMF: Purpose and Activities »

Source: Japan Administered Account for Selected IMF Activities (JSA)--Annual Report for Fiscal Year 2006

Series: Other Official Rpts and Docs

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 28 August 2006

ISBN: 9781589065666

Keywords: Administered accounts, banking supervision, banking, scholarship program, money laundering, internal audit

The IMF, an international organization of currently 184 member countries, was established in 1946 to promote international monetary cooperation, exchange stability, and orderly exch...

IMF Technical Assistance: Demand and Supply

IMF Technical Assistance: Demand and Supply »

Source: Japan Administered Account for Selected IMF Activities (JSA)--Annual Report for Fiscal Year 2006

Series: Other Official Rpts and Docs

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 28 August 2006

ISBN: 9781589065666

Keywords: Administered accounts, banking supervision, banking, scholarship program, money laundering, internal audit

The IMF began to provide technical assistance to its member countries in the early 1960s in response to requests from newly independent nations in Africa and Asia. By the mid-1980s,...

The Japan Administered Account for Selected Fund Activities (JSA)

The Japan Administered Account for Selected Fund Activities (JSA) »

Source: Japan Administered Account for Selected IMF Activities (JSA)--Annual Report for Fiscal Year 2006

Series: Other Official Rpts and Docs

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 28 August 2006

ISBN: 9781589065666

Keywords: Administered accounts, banking supervision, banking, scholarship program, money laundering, internal audit

Activities Funded: Technical Assistance, Regional Office for Asia and the Pacific, and Scholarship Programs Japan has provided grant contributions to support the IMF’s technical assi...

Back Matter

Back Matter »

Source: Japan Administered Account for Selected IMF Activities (JSA)--Annual Report for Fiscal Year 2006

Series: Other Official Rpts and Docs

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 28 August 2006

ISBN: 9781589065666

Keywords: Administered accounts, banking supervision, banking, scholarship program, money laundering, internal audit

This chapter focuses on IMF's technical assistance (TA) activities and describes Japan Administered Account for Selected Fund Activities (JSA) including its objectives, size, scope, and use, as well as assessments...

Front Matter

Front Matter »

Source: Japan Administered Account for Selected IMF Activities (JSA)--Annual Report for Fiscal Year 2006

Series: Other Official Rpts and Docs

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 28 August 2006

ISBN: 9781589065666

Keywords: Administered accounts, banking supervision, banking, scholarship program, money laundering, internal audit

This chapter focuses on IMF's technical assistance (TA) activities and describes Japan Administered Account for Selected Fund Activities (JSA) including its objectives, size, scope, and use, as well as assessments...

Japan Administered Account for Selected IMF Activities (JSA)--Annual Report for Fiscal Year 2006

Japan Administered Account for Selected IMF Activities (JSA)--Annual Report for Fiscal Year 2006 »

Series: Other Official Rpts and Docs

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 28 August 2006

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781589065666.019

ISBN: 9781589065666

Keywords: Administered accounts, banking supervision, banking, scholarship program, money laundering, internal audit

This chapter focuses on IMF's technical assistance (TA) activities and describes Japan Administered Account for Selected Fund Activities (JSA) including its objectives, size, scope, and use, as well as assessments...

JSA Annual Report, Fiscal Year 2006

JSA Annual Report, Fiscal Year 2006 »

Source: Japan Administered Account for Selected IMF Activities (JSA)--Annual Report for Fiscal Year 2006

Series: Other Official Rpts and Docs

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 28 August 2006

ISBN: 9781589065666

Keywords: Administered accounts, banking supervision, banking, scholarship program, money laundering, internal audit

In 1990, Japan agreed to provide financial support for the IMF’s technical assistance to its member countries to strengthen their capacity to formulate, implement, and maintain macr...

Scholarship Programs

Scholarship Programs »

Source: Japan Administered Account for Selected IMF Activities (JSA)--Annual Report for Fiscal Year 2006

Series: Other Official Rpts and Docs

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 28 August 2006

ISBN: 9781589065666

Keywords: Administered accounts, banking supervision, banking, scholarship program, money laundering, internal audit

Japan-IMF Scholarship Program for Asia The Japan-IMF Scholarship Program for Asia is a program for graduate studies in macroeconomics or related fields at several leading universitie...

1 Charting and Sustaining Progress in Income Poverty Reduction

1 Charting and Sustaining Progress in Income Poverty Reduction »

Source: Global Monitoring Report, 2006 : Strengthening Mutual Accountability: Aid, Trade, and Governance

Series: Other Official Rpts and Docs

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: The World Bank

Publication Date: 18 May 2006

ISBN: 9780821364772

Keywords: Financial institutions, Debt relief, Corruption, Millennium Development Goals, Income, Global Monitoring Report, Transparency, debt, anticorruption, budget management

The first Millennium Development Goal (MDG) calls for the development community to reduce the global rate of extreme income poverty—measured by the share of the population living on less than $1 per day—by h...

3 Delivering on Commitments for Aid, Debt Relief, and Trade

3 Delivering on Commitments for Aid, Debt Relief, and Trade »

Source: Global Monitoring Report, 2006 : Strengthening Mutual Accountability: Aid, Trade, and Governance

Series: Other Official Rpts and Docs

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: The World Bank

Publication Date: 18 May 2006

ISBN: 9780821364772

Keywords: Financial institutions, Debt relief, Corruption, Millennium Development Goals, Income, Global Monitoring Report, Transparency, debt, anticorruption, budget management

The “year of development” sharpened the international community’s focus on aid and trade, providing an unprecedented opportunity to accelerate achievement of the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs). Reaffirm...

Global Monitoring Report, 2006
			: Strengthening Mutual Accountability:  Aid, Trade, and Governance

Global Monitoring Report, 2006 : Strengthening Mutual Accountability: Aid, Trade, and Governance »

Series: Other Official Rpts and Docs

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: The World Bank

Publication Date: 18 May 2006

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9780821364772.019

ISBN: 9780821364772

Keywords: Financial institutions, Debt relief, Corruption, Millennium Development Goals, Income, Global Monitoring Report, Transparency, debt, anticorruption, budget management

This third edition of the Global Monitoring Report examines the commitments and actions of donors, international financial institutions, and developing countries to implement the Millennium Declaration, signed by 1...

Back Matter

Back Matter »

Source: Global Monitoring Report, 2006 : Strengthening Mutual Accountability: Aid, Trade, and Governance

Series: Other Official Rpts and Docs

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: The World Bank

Publication Date: 18 May 2006

ISBN: 9780821364772

Keywords: Financial institutions, Debt relief, Corruption, Millennium Development Goals, Income, Global Monitoring Report, Transparency, debt, anticorruption, budget management

This third edition of the Global Monitoring Report examines the commitments and actions of donors, international financial institutions, and developing countries to implement the Millennium Declaration, signed by 1...

Front Matter

Front Matter »

Source: Global Monitoring Report, 2006 : Strengthening Mutual Accountability: Aid, Trade, and Governance

Series: Other Official Rpts and Docs

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: The World Bank

Publication Date: 18 May 2006

ISBN: 9780821364772

Keywords: Financial institutions, Debt relief, Corruption, Millennium Development Goals, Income, Global Monitoring Report, Transparency, debt, anticorruption, budget management

This third edition of the Global Monitoring Report examines the commitments and actions of donors, international financial institutions, and developing countries to implement the Millennium Declaration, signed by 1...