Africa Development Governance
Commodity resources may be the shortcut for some developing countries in the chase for economic wealth. However, what happens if a country does not manage its resources well or when such commodities are exhausted or no longer derive an attractive price or if the country does not have the benefit of such resources in the first place? This report from the IMF and African country of Mali.
How a country manages public finances and runs a smooth financial systems is about a lot more than just collecting taxes - it's about governing in an efficient and legitimate way. In the west African country of Mali, the IMF's technical assistance is helping the country's economic development .
Technical Assistance coordinator, West Africa, FMI
Ministre of Finance
President, Finance Committee, National Assembly, Mali
President, Association for African Development
Year of Production: 2012
Length: 5 mins.
- Muhamed Sacirbey (UNTV-IMF)
- Susan Sacirbey (UNTV-IMF)