Publications

A bridge to climate action...
05 January 2024 A bridge to climate action

Investments in climate will become almost impossible for developing countries at risk of debt distress. Vital investments to re-ignite growth and progress on climate action in developing economies are doomed to fail if the current debt overhang remains unaddressed. NEW...

The Bioeconomy and Natural Capital as Ag...
11 July 2024 The Bioeconomy and Natural Capital as Agenda Items for Global Finance Reforms

Amplifying Africa's Voice Initiative July Meeting By Rob Floyd, African Center for Economic Transformation (ACET) African policy institutes gathered on July 8 as part of the Amplifying Africa's Voice (AAV) Initiative to discuss the bioeconomy and natural capital in the...

Debt-to-Sustainability Swaps (D2S): A Pr...
10 July 2024 Debt-to-Sustainability Swaps (D2S): A Practical Framework

A powerful instrument, for specific contexts WHAT ARE D2S? Amidst growing liquidity challenges and mounting debt burdens, governments have to forego some of their priorities, especially when they represent long-term commitments, such as sustainability investment. Debt-To-Sustainability Swaps (D2S) have become a popular...

AFRICA AND GLOBAL FINANCIAL ARCHITECTURE...
25 May 2024 AFRICA AND GLOBAL FINANCIAL ARCHITECTURE FROM AN IMF PERSPECTIVE

In the 11th edition of the Amplifying African Voices (AAV) initiative, Abebe Selassie, the Director of the African Department at the International Monetary Fund (IMF), participated in a discussion with members of African think-tanks and policy institutes who are part...