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.

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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
  • Nov

Model Based Policy Analysis and Forecasting

11/05/2018 - 11/16/2018 Ebene, Mauritius

Mid- to senior-level officials involved in monetary policy decision making and staff involved in macroeconomic analysis and forecasting, or operating macroeconomic models.

  • 03
  • Dec

Mainstreaming National Accounts and Balance of Payment Statistics

12/03/2018 - 12/07/2018 Ebene, Mauritius

Primarily designed for national accounts compilers from the statistical agencies responsible for official national accounts data. Participants from other government institutions and central banks as main users of economic statistics will be welcome

  • 28
  • Jan

Advanced Rulings for Classification Purposes, Origin and Valuation

01/28/2019 - 02/01/2019 Ebene, Mauritius

Officials from customs administrations working in developing advanced rulings in origin and tariff classification.

  • 04
  • Feb

Fintech: Opportunities, Challenges and Risks to the Financial System

02/04/2019 - 02/08/2019 SARB Academy, Pretoria , South Africa

Senior- and mid-level officials involved with financial sector regulation, supervision and oversight

  • 11
  • Feb

Moving Towards International Public Sector Accounting Standards (IPSAS)

02/11/2019 - 02/15/2019 Sandton,Johannesburg, South Africa

TBD

  • 18
  • Feb

Compilation of Export and Import Price Indices

02/18/2019 - 02/22/2019 Ebene, Mauritius

Officials responsible for compiling and further developing methodologies of price indices.

  • 25
  • Feb

Compliance and Risk Management

02/25/2019 - 03/01/2019 To be confirmed

Heads responsible for Enterprise Risk Management (ERM) and Compliance Risk Management (CRM) in revenue administration (RA) operations.

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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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