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, eSwatini, Lesotho, Madagascar, Mauritius, Mozambique, Namibia, Seychelles, South Africa, Zambia, and Zimbabwe.  The mandate of AFS is to provide capacity-building assistance, facilitate the reform process in member countries, and support regional integration.

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AFS Annual Report FY 2018

FY18 was a milestone year for AFRITAC South (AFS) as it transitioned from its first to its second five-year phase with strong support from AFS beneficiary countries and development partners, including...

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AFS Annual Report FY 2018

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FY18 was a milestone year for AFRITAC South (AFS) as it transitioned from its first to its second five-year phase with strong support from AFS beneficiary countries and development partners, including...

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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...

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AFS FY 2018 Work Program

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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...

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Upcoming Seminars

  • 05
  • Aug

Customized Training Course for Comoros and Madagascar on Auditing

08/05/2019 - 08/16/2019 Hotel Colbert-Antananarivo, Madagascar

The capacity for detecting and deterring inaccurate reporting is low in both Madagascar and Comoros.

  • 19
  • Aug

IFRS 9- Implementation Issues

08/19/2019 - 08/23/2019 Ebene, Mauritius

IFRS has been adopted in most countries in the region and the implementation of IFRS 9 from January 2018 has resulted in a paradigm shift in the manner in which financial institutions classify, measure and account for impairment of financial instruments.

  • 26
  • Aug

Monetary Policy Implementation and Financial Market Development

08/26/2019 - 08/30/2019 SARB Academy, Pretoria, South Africa

Mid- to senior-level staff involved in market operations, market analysis and liquidity forecasting at the Financial Markets Departments of the Central Banks in the AFRITAC South region

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Our Countries

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Angola

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Botswana

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Comoros

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eSwatini

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Lesotho

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Madagascar

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Mauritius

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Mozambique

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Namibia

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Seychelles

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South Africa

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Zambia

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Zimbabwe

Meet Our Development Partners

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Seco

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China

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Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Nethelands

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