At the request of the Ministry of Economy and Finance (MEF) and in consultation with the Africa Department (AFR) of the International Monetary Fund (IMF), a remote Government Finance Statistics (GFS) mission from the Statistics Department (STA) took place in Madagascar from October 26 to November 13, 2020. The objective of this mission was to continue supporting the authorities in their project to adopt international GFS standards based on the methodology of the Government Finance Statistics Manual 2014 (GFSM 2014) and the Public Sector Debt Statistics Guide (PSDSG) and to improve GFS in general.
thereof to parties outside the IMF other than agencies or instrumentalities of the TA recipient, World Bank staff, other technical assistance providers, and donors with legitimate interest shall require the explicit consent of the TA recipient and of the IMF Statistics Department.
SUMMARY OF MISSION OUTCOMES AND PRIORITY RECOMMENDATIONS
DETAILED TECHNICAL ASSESSMENT AND RECOMMENDATIONS
A. Draft Action Plan for 2021
B. Recommended Follow-up to the Mission’s Work
framework and classifications of the GFSM 2014 as a means of compiling and presenting the official national GFS and, more specifically, the table of General Treasury Operations (OGT).
4. The mission’s work focused on :
Improving the bridge tables partially developed during the previous mission between the accounting nomenclatures of the Administrative Public Entities (EPA), the Decentralized Subnational Governments (CTD) and the National Social Security Fund (CNaPS) and the statistical nomenclature of the GFSM 2014 ;
The preparation of