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09.12.05 Debt relief (World Bank source)

10 December, 2005

Relief requires consent from 43 other countries, covering the share World Bank is not willing to take upon.

Source: 9.12.05, (from

IMF Approves $4.8 Billion Debt Relief Package The International Monetary Fund (IMF) on Thursday approved a $4.8 billion package to cancel the debts of 20 of the world’s poorest countries early next year under a plan launched in June by the Group of Eight (G8) major industrialized nations, reports Reuters.



Debt (Dívida) – IMF (FMI) approves relief

10 December, 2005

Pacote de 4,8 biliões de USD aprovado pelo G8. Esta medida abrange Moçambique.

Informação do Bureau of International Information Programs, U.S. Department of State

The first 20 countries identified by the fund as eligible to participate in the plan are: Benin, Bolivia, Burkina Faso, Cambodia, Ethiopia, Ghana, Guyana, Honduras, Madagascar, Mali, Mauritania, Mozambique, Nicaragua, Niger, Rwanda, Senegal, Tanzania, Tajikistan, Uganda and Zambia.