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Afghanistan :, HIPC Initiative Paper

This report examines the Heavily-Indebted Poor Countries (HIPC) Initiative paper on Afghanistan. Afghanistan has made sufficient progress in meeting the completion point triggers, despite a challenging environment during the HIPC interim period, marked by increasing insecurity in parts of the country and the global fuel and food crisis. It has fully implemented the triggers on preparing and implementing a poverty reduction strategy paper, maintaining a stable macroeconomic environment, improving debt management and public financial and expenditure management, and improving the business environment
Table Of Contents
Cover; Contents; I. Introduction; II. Assessment of Requirements for Reaching the Completion Point; Boxes; 1. Status of Floating Completion Point Triggers; A. PRSP Implementation; B. Macroeconomic Performance; Tables; 1. Selected Economic Indicators; C. Debt Management; D. Public Expenditure Policy; E. Public Financial Management; F. Business Environment and Economic Development; III. Updated Debt Relief and Debt Sustainability Analysis; A. Data Reconciliation; B. Revision of HIPC Assistance and Status of Creditor Participation; C. Considerations for Exceptional Topping-Up Assistance
Literary Form
non fiction
"February 2010."
Physical Description
1 online resource (65 p.)
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