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Our expertise is in designing and delivering professional staff development programs for staff of macro-fiscal institutions, CSOs, and the private sector.

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PFM ACADEMY

An important element of our capacity-building approach is our PFM Academy which collaborates with other institutions to offer training to individuals and institutions.

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PFM Tax Africa works with public and private sector clients and partners to coordinate advice and assistance to private sector and to Government Business Entities (GBEs).

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PFM NEWS & OPINIONS

  • Ghana’s growth rate revised to 4.7% by the IMF

    Ghana’s growth rate has been revised to 4.7 percent by the International Monetary Fund (IMF). The revision by the IMF in its October 2021 World Economic Report reflects a 0.1 percentage points upward revision by the Bretton Wood institution from an earlier growth rate projection of 4.6 percent for the country. The IMF’s new growth rate projection is

    October 15, 2021
  • Inflation exceeds BoG’s target, hits 10.6% in September

    For a fourth consecutive month, consumer inflation in the month of September 2021 rose to 10.6 percent – exceeding the central bank’s medium-term target of 8-10 percent. The increase, although anticipated by the market, is the highest in the last 14-months of COVID-19 since August 2020, when Ghanathe indicator stood at 11.5 percent. Data released

    October 14, 2021
  • When It Comes to Public Finances, Credibility Is Key

    Ending the health crisis and addressing its immediate fallout remains the top priority, but governments would also benefit from committing to fiscal responsibility. From the outset of the COVID-19 pandemic, governments have extended massive fiscal support that has saved lives and jobs. As a result, public debt has reached a historic high, although it is

    October 13, 2021
  • Low-Income Country Debt Rises to Record $860 Billion in 2020

    Debt reduction, restructuring, and transparency needed to help low-income countries overcome debt crisis. Governments around the world responded to the COVID-19 pandemic with massive fiscal, monetary, and financial stimulus packages. While these measures were aimed at addressing the health emergency, cushioning the impact of the pandemic on the poor and vulnerable and putting countries on

    October 12, 2021
  • Statement by the IMF Executive Board on Its Review on the Investigation of the World Bank’s Doing Business 2018 Report

    The IMF Executive Board met today to conclude its review of the matter raised by WilmerHale’s investigation of the World Bank’s Doing Business 2018 report. This was the eighth such Board meeting on this matter, as part of the Executive Board’s commitment to a thorough, objective, and timely review. In particular, the Executive Board had two extensive

    October 11, 2021
  • FIGHTING CLIMATE CHANGE WITH INNOVATION

    nnovation has brought us to an inflection point; the coming decade will be decisive When we gathered in Paris in 2015 to hammer out the historic climate deal, few of us dared hope that by 2021 more than 60 countries—representing over half of global emissions—would have committed to net zero emissions by mid-century. In addition, 4,500

    October 9, 2021
  • Free mobile money transactions and the cash-lite economy

    With the wide-spread use of mobile phone devices, the introduction of mobile Money (MOMO) in Ghana since 2009 has had quite a significant impact on the Ghanaian economy by reducing unemployment to some extent, developing the payment ecosystem, providing a means of savings for people without access to banks, timely completion of financial transactions, among

    October 7, 2021
  • Prof. Quartey calls for balanced approach in governments’ borrowing agenda

    Economist and Director at the Institute of Statistical, Social and Economic Research (ISSER), Prof. Peter Quartey has charged the Board of the Bank of Ghana to ensure that there is a balance when it comes to government’s source of borrowing. A look at the Summary of Economic and Financial Data released in July by the

    October 6, 2021
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