AFE October 2016 Newsletter

The “regional corner” section reports on a press conference organized jointly by the EAC Secretariat, the IMF, and AFE about “Improvements in East African Statistics through Capacity Development.

The Conference highlighted recent improvements in economic and fiscal statistics in Kenya, Rwanda, Tanzania, and Uganda, that were produced through a capacity development program (CDP) that is supported by the EAC Secretariat, the IMF, and AFE. Preliminary statistical results from the CDP were presented during the press conference.