Zimbabwe: 2011 Article IV Consultation—Staff Report; Staff Supplement; Public Information Notice on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by the Executive Director for Zimbabwe


Under Article IV of the IMF’s Articles of Agreement, the IMF holds bilateral discussions with members, usually every year. In the context of the 2011 Article IV consultation with Zimbabwe, the following documents have been released and are included in this package:

 The staff report for the 2011 Article IV consultation, prepared by a staff team of the IMF, following discussions that ended on March 30, 2011, with the officials of Zimbabwe on economic developments and policies. Based on information available at the time of these discussions, the staff report was completed on May 12, 2011. 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 supplement on the Debt Sustainability Analysis.

  • A Public Information Notice (PIN) summarizing the views of the Executive Board as expressed during its June 1, 2011 discussion of the staff report that concluded the Article IV consultation.

  • A statement by the Executive Director for Zimbabwe.

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