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4 August - African Caucus: Fiscal Policy for Agricultural Development

Friday, 04 August 2017 00:00

caucusOn behalf of the Organisation internationale de la Francophonie, DFI participated in the African Caucus of Governors of the IMF and World Bank, held in Gaborone, Botswana on 4-5 August. The theme of the Caucus meeting was Economic Transformation and Job Creation: A Focus on Agriculture and Agribusiness, and DFI presented on a panel about Fiscal Policy to Support Agriculture Transformation. The DFI presentation focused on public expenditure to support agricultural development, tax policy to promote agricultural development and financing agricultural development through debt and PPPs.