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The mission of the IMF’s Middle East Center for Economics and Finance (CEF) in Kuwait is to build capacity through hands-on training for policy makers from the Arab League countries, as well as to lead conferences, symposia and seminars geared at strengthening the design and implementation of sound economic policies in the region.

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Current & Recent Courses


Online Course in Arabic: Energy Subsidy Reform (ESR.x)

Jan 20 – August 31, 2020

Customs Modernization Strategies for Improved Revenue Mobilization

April 21-23, 2020

(Postponed, Date to Be Determined Later)

 Financial Development and Financial Inclusion

March 9-20, 2020

(Postponed, Date to Be Determined Later)

 Macroeconomic Diagnostics

March 8-19, 2020

(Postponed, Date to Be Determined Later)

 

Upcoming Courses


Improving Productivity, Diversification and Competitiveness in MENA

Apr 20-23, 2020

(Postponed, Date to Be Determined Later)

 

Reforming Fuel Subsidies

May 31-June 4, 2020

(Postponed, Date to Be Determined Later)

 

Digital Capabilities for a Digital Economy – A Guide for MENA Practitioners

June 7-11, 2020

(Postponed, Date to Be Determined Later)

 

Value Chain and Industry Analysis for Policy Design -Bootcamp

June 22-25, 2020

(Postponed, Date to Be Determined Later)

 

PFM Methods and Tools for Budgeting

June 29-July 2, 2020

(Postponed, Date to Be Determined Later)

 


News & Events


Capital Market Authority’s New Graduates Internship Program, Sixth Edition

The IMF Middle East Center for Economics and Finance (CEF) hosted an event benefiting 20 young Kuwaiti interns from the Kuwait Capital Markets Authority (CMA) as part of the latter’s Training Program for Recent Graduates.


 

 

 

 

Public Sector Reforms for Better Governance

The IMF Middle East Center for Economics and Finance (CEF) in Kuwait, jointly with the Arab Fund for Economic and Social Development (AFESD), held a high-level symposium on “Public Sector Reforms for Better Governance”.

Program 2020


**NEW** Click here  to view CEF Program 2020

and also course Schedule 2020.

 

You can also refer to CEF Program 2019

as well as  Schedule 2019