Haiti

Haiti: 5th Review under the 3-year arrangement under the Poverty Reduction and Growth Facility

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And request for waiver of performance criterion, modification of performance criteria, and extension of the arrangement

Staff Report; Press Release on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by the Executive Director for Haiti.

In the context of the fifth review under the three-year arrangement under the poverty reduction and growth facility, request for waiver of performance criterion, modification of performance criteria, and extension of the arrangement, the following documents have been released and are included in this package:

- The staff report for the Fifth Review Under the Three-Year Arrangement Under the Poverty Reduction and Growth Facility, Request for Waiver of Performance Criterion, Modification of Performance Criteria, and Extension of the Arrangement, prepared by a staff team of the IMF, following discussions that ended on May 15, 2009, with the officials of Haiti on economic developments and policies. Based on information available at the time of these discussions, the staff report was completed on June 15, 2009. The views expressed in the staff report are those of the staff team and do not necessarily reflect the views of the Executive Board of the IMF.

- A Press Release summarizing the views of the Executive Board as expressed during its June 29, 2009 discussion of the staff report that completed the request and/or review.

- A statement by the Executive Director for Haiti.

The documents listed below have been or will be separately released.

HIPC Completion Point Document
Letter of Intent sent to the IMF by the authorities of Haiti*
Memorandum of Economic and Financial Policies by the authorities of Haiti*
Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper-Progress Report
Joint Staff Advisory Note of the Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper Progress Report
Technical Memorandum of Understanding*

*Also included in Staff Report

The policy of publication of staff reports and other documents allows for the deletion of market-sensitive information.

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