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.

AFS Program Document for the Second Phase

The AFRITAC South phase II program document sets the Center’s strategic direction in support of macroeconomic capacity building in the 13 member countries over the period August 2017 – April 2022.

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AFS Program Document for the Second Phase

The AFRITAC South phase II program document sets the Center’s strategic direction in support of macroeconomic capacity building in the 13 member countries over the period August 2017 – April 2022.

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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

  • 01
  • Feb

Managing Macroeconomic Statistics

02/01/2018 - 02/02/2018 South Africa

The purpose of the seminar is to develop and strengthen statistical leadership, assist in better meeting the needs of decision makers by producing relevant statistics and to support the development of practical strategies.

  • 19
  • Feb

Compiling Producer Price Indices

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

Coordinators of the ISORA for tax administrations

  • 19
  • Mar

Leading a Revenue Administration

03/19/2018 - 03/23/2018 Zambia

Senior- and mid-level experts and policymakers involved in preparing and delivering internal and/or external monetary policy reports, including inputs to the analysis and forecasts, and other external communications

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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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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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Swaziland

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Zambia

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Zimbabwe

Meet Our Development Partners

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Indian Ocean Commission
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Seco
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Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Nethelands
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