Welcome to AFRITAC South

The Regional Technical Assistance Center for Southern Africa (AFRITAC South – AFS) is a collaborative effort between the International Monetary Fund (IMF), beneficiary countries, and external development partners aimed at providing technical assistance (TA) and cooperation in core macroeconomic and financial management areas to countries in the Southern Africa and West Indian Ocean region. The center provides TA and training to Angola, Botswana, Comoros, Lesotho, Madagascar, Mauritius, Mozambique, Namibia, Seychelles, South Africa, Swaziland, Zambia, and Zimbabwe.  The mandate of AFS is to provide capacity-building assistance, facilitate the reform process in member countries, and support regional integration.

Annual Report

AFS Annual Report FY 2017

Through FY17 capacity development initiatives aimed at strengthening economic institutions and empowering officials in the region continued to facilitate implementation of major reform plans and harmo...

Download Report

AFS Annual Report FY 2017

Annual Report

Through FY17 capacity development initiatives aimed at strengthening economic institutions and empowering officials in the region continued to facilitate implementation of major reform plans and harmo...

Download Report
User-added image

AFS FY 2018 Work Program

With the program under phase I nearly complete, AFRITAC South (AFS) expects further progress on targeted outcomes across all sectors. Through FY17 capacity development (CD) initiatives aimed at streng...

Download Work Program

AFS FY 2018 Work Program

User-added image

With the program under phase I nearly complete, AFRITAC South (AFS) expects further progress on targeted outcomes across all sectors. Through FY17 capacity development (CD) initiatives aimed at streng...

Download Work Program

Upcoming Seminars

  • 30
  • Oct

Prevention and Management of Government Expenditure Arrears: Theory & Practices

10/30/2017 - 11/03/2017 Ebene, Mauritius

Senior technical staff of Budget and Treasury Departments from AFS member countries

  • 30
  • Oct

Macroprudential Approach to Supervision and Managing Systemic Risk

10/30/2017 - 11/03/2017 SARB Academy,Pretoria,South Africa

Senior staff in the following areas: Supervisory policy, off-site and on-site examination in the supervision department, macroprudential supervision, and financial stability.

  • 27
  • Nov

Modernizing the Legal Framework in Compliance with the CPSS-IOSCO Principles ...

11/27/2017 - 12/01/2017 Ebene, Mauritius

The financial market infrastructures (FMIs) are generally sophisticated multilateral systems that handle significant transaction volumes and sizable monetary values...

  • 04
  • Dec

Compilation of National Accounts

12/04/2017 - 12/08/2017 Ebene, Mauritius

The seminar is primarily designed for national accounts compilers from the statistical agencies responsible for official national accounts data. Participants from other government institutions and agencies will be welcome.

  • 15
  • Jan

Financial Market Infrastructure and Payments System (TBC)

01/15/2018 - 01/19/2018 Ebene, Mauritius

To be determined

  • 19
  • Feb

Compilation of Price Statistics

02/19/2018 - 02/23/2018 Ebene, Mauritius

The seminar is designed for officials responsible for compiling and further developing methodologies of price indices.

  • 26
  • Feb

Fiscal Policy Analysis

02/26/2018 - 03/09/2018 Ebene, Mauritius

Junior- to senior-level officials interested in the analysis of fiscal policy and its macroeconomic implications

  • 12
  • Mar

International Survey on Revenue Administration (ISORA) and Managing Performance

03/12/2018 - 03/16/2018 Ebene, Mauritius

Officers responsible for setting, analyzing, monitoring and evaluating corporate performance implications

  • 19
  • Mar

Developing ICT Based Budget Formulation and Management Systems/Modules

03/19/2018 - 03/23/2018 Ebene, Mauritius

Officers responsible for setting, analyzing, monitoring and evaluating corporate performance implications

See All Seminars

Our Countries

User-added image

Angola

User-added image

Botswana

User-added image

Comoros

User-added image

Lesotho

User-added image

Madagascar

User-added image

Mauritius

User-added image

Mozambique

User-added image

Namibia

User-added image

Seychelles

User-added image

South Africa

User-added image

Swaziland

User-added image

Zambia

User-added image

Zimbabwe

Meet Our Development Partners

User-added image
User-added image
User-added image
Indian Ocean Commission
User-added image
Seco
User-added image
Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Nethelands
User-added image