A delegation from the International Monetary Fund (IMF), led by Ms Nicole LaFramboise, is currently in Grenada conducting the third review of Grenada’s Homegrown Structural Programme. This review covers the period January to June 2015 and looks at 2016.
Other partners participating in the review include the Eastern Caribbean Central Bank (ECCB), the Caribbean Development Bank (CDB) and the World Bank. While here, they will hold consultations with officials of the Ministry of Finance and representatives from other Ministries and Departments, Statutory Bodies and Private Sector.
On Thursday, 20 August 2015, the Ministry of Finance Policy Unit and the IMF team will start off the meetings to discuss growth and inflation, developments and high-frequency indicators.
In January 2014, the Government of Grenada implemented a Homegrown Programme of fiscal adjustment and reforms aimed at achieving:
- Sustained economic growth and job creation;
- Fiscal sustainability; and
- Debt sustainability
Ministry of Finance & Energy