No. Sponcering Agency Course No. Course Title Course ID Course Date Duration (Weeks) Language Method of Application Application Deadline
1 OECD CE20.101 How to Improve Public Sector’s Role in Detecting and Reporting Corruption in MENA and GCC Countries?

PS-CORP Jan 6-9 0.8 E/A Invitation
2 METAC NI20.114 National Accounts Compilation Issues: Supply, Use, and Input-Output Tables

NACI Jan 12-16 1 E/A ONS
3 IMF (ICD)-AMF CE20.01 Financial Sector Policies

FSP Jan 12-23 2 E Invitation
4 WBG CE20.102 Applying Behavioral Science to Public Policy – A Guide for Practitioners

BSPP Jan 20-23 0.8 E/A Invitation
5 IMF (FAD) CE20.02 Tax Policy and Administration: Theory and Practice

TPAT Jan 26-30 1 E/A OAS Deadline passed
6 IMF (ICD)-AMF CE20.03 Fiscal Frameworks*

FF Jan 26-Feb 6 2 E/A Invitation
7 IMF (MCM) CE20.04 Debt Management, Debt Reporting and Investor Relations

DMIR Feb 2-6 1 E/A OAS Deadline passed
8 WBG CE20.103 Accelerating Human Capital Formation in MENA

HC-MENA Feb 3-6 0.8 E/A Invitation
9 IMF (ICD) CE20.06 Financial Programming and Policies

FPP Feb 9-20 2 A OAS Deadline passed
10 IMF (STA)-AMF CE20.07 Public Sector Debt Statistics*

PDS Feb 9-20 2 A Invitation
11 IMF (MCM) CE20.05 Selected Issues in the Regulation of Fintech

SIFR Feb 10-13 0.8 E/A Invitation
12 IMF (ICD)-AMF CE20.08 National Accounts Statistics*

NAS Feb 16-27 2 E/A Invitation
13 METAC NI20.115 Islamic Finance and Banking

(Postponed, Date to Be Determined Later).

ISB Mar 8-12 1 E/A ONS Deadline passed
14 IMF (ICD)-AMF CE20.09 Macroeconomic Diagnostics*

(Postponed, Date to Be Determined Later).

MDS Mar 8-19 2 E Invitation
15 IMF (ICD)-BAM CE20.10 Financial Development and Financial Inclusion**

(Postponed, Date to Be Determined Later).

FDFI Mar 9-20 2 E OAS
16 IMF (ICD)-AMF CE20.11 Fiscal Policy Analysis*

(Postponed, Date to Be Determined Later).

FPA Mar 22-Apr 2 2 A Invitation
17 IMF (ICD) CE20.12 Macroeconomic Management in Resource-Rich Countries

(Postponed, Date to Be Determined Later).

MRC Mar 29-Apr 9 2 E/A OAS Deadline passed
18 IMF (ICD)-AMF CE20.13 Monetary and Financial Statistics - Advanced*

(Postponed, Date to Be Determined Later).

MFS-A Apr 5-16 2 E/A Invitation
19 CEF CE20.50 Directors of Training Seminar

(Postponed, Date to Be Determined Later).

DOT Apr 7 0.2 E/A Invitation By Invitation
20 OECD CE20.106 Improving Productivity, Diversification and Competitiveness in MENA

(Postponed, Date to Be Determined Later).

COMP Apr 20-23 0.8 E/A Invitation
21 METAC NI20.116 Customs Modernization Strategies for Improved Revenue Mobilization

(Postponed, Date to Be Determined Later).

RA Apr 21-23 0.6 E/A ONS
22 IMF (FAD) CE20.15 Reforming Fuel Subsidies

(Postponed, Date to Be Determined Later).

RFS May 31-June 4 1 E/A OAS Deadline passed
23 WBG CE20.105 Digital Capabilities for a Digital Economy – A Guide for MENA Practitioners

(Postponed, Date to Be Determined Later).

DE-MENA June 7-11 1 E/A Invitation
24 WBG CE20.107 Value Chain and Industry Analysis for Policy Design - Bootcamp

(Postponed, Date to Be Determined Later).

VC June 22-25 0.8 E/A Invitation
25 METAC NI20.117 PFM Methods and Tools for Budgeting

(Postponed, Date to Be Determined Later).

PFM-BUD June 29-July 2 1 E/A ONS Apply online by April 24th, 2020
26 WBG CE20.108 GovTech: Driving Innovation, from Potential to Reality

GT Sept 6-10 1 E/A Invitation
27 IMF (ICD) CE20.16 Fiscal Policy Analysis

FPA Sept 6-17 2 A Invitation
28 IMF (MCM) CE20.17 Bank Restructuring and Resolution

BR Sept 13-17 1 E/A Invitation
29 IMF (LEG) CE20.18 Implementing the International AML-CFT Standards

AMLS Sept 20-24 1 E/A OAS
30 IMF (ICD) CE20.19 Monetary Policy

MP Sept 20-Oct 1 2 E OAS
31 WBG CE20.109 Delivering Social Protection in an Age of Technological Disruption: Policy Framework, Design, and Implementation

SP Sept 27- Oct 1 1 E/A OAS
32 WTO CE20.110 Trade Policy

TP1 Oct 4-8 1 E/A Invitation
33 IMF (MCM) CE20.20 Macro-Stress Testing

MST Oct 4-8 1 E OAS
34 IMF (ICD) CE20.21 Macroeconometric Forecasting and Analysis

MFA Oct 11- 22 2 E OAS
35 OECD CE20.111 Public Procurement in MENA and GCC Countries

PPM Oct 12-15 0.8 E/A Invitation
36 IMF (FAD) CE20.22 Strengthening Budget Institutions

SBI Oct 18-22 1 E/A OAS
37 WBG CE20.104 National Financial Inclusion Strategy

NFIS Nov 2-5 0.8 E/A Invitation
38 OECD CE20.112 Policies for SMEs and Access to Finance in the MENA Region

SME Nov 2-5 0.8 E/A Invitation
39 IMF (FIN) CE20.23 Safeguards Assessments of Central Banks

SAC Nov 8-12 1 E/A OAS
40 IMF (MCM) CE20.24 Current Issues in Banking Supervision and Regulation

BRS Nov 15-19 1 E/A OAS
41 IMF (ICD) CE20.25 Fiscal Sustainability

FS Nov 15-26 2 E/A OAS
42 IMF (ICD) CE20.26 Inclusive Growth

IG Nov 29 -Dec 10 2 E/A OAS
43 IMF (ICD)-BAM CE20.27 Vulnerability Diagnostics**

VDS Nov 30- Dec 11 2 E OAS
44 IMF (ICD)-AMF CE20.28 Cross Border Position Statistics*

CBPS Dec 6-17 2 E/A Invitation
45 IMF (ICD) CE20.29 Macroeconomic Diagnostics

MDS Dec 6-17 2 E OAS
46 WTO CE20.113 Trade Policy

TP2 Dec 13-17 1 E/A Invitation




OAS: Online Application System

ONS: Online Nomination System

AMF: Arab Monetary Fund

BAM: Bank Al-Maghrib

CEF: Middle East Center for Economics and Finance 

IMF: International Monetary Fund

IMF Department Abbreviations: Finance (FIN); Fiscal Affairs (FAD); IMF Institute for Capacity Development (ICD); Legal (LEG); Monetary and Capital Markets (MCM); Statistics (STA);

METAC: Middle East Regional Technical Assistance Center

OECD: Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development

WBG: World Bank Group

WTO: World Bank Group

* The course will be conducted at the Arab Monetary Fund (AMF) in Abu-Dhabi-United Arab Emirates (UAE).

** The course will be conducted at Bank Al Maghrib (BAM)-Rabat, Morocco.

E = English, A = Arabic, E/A = English with simultaneous interpretation into Arabic.

Fluency in the language of instruction or in the language of simultaneous interpretation is a prerequisite for all courses.

Note: Course Dates are subject to change. Please visit our website regularly: for latest updates.

    IMF, CEF, AMF.
    World Bank Institute (WBI), and World Bank-MENA Region Department.
    ** MENA Education Team (MNSHE); and MENA Social Protection Team in Coordination with the WB Kuwait Office.
    World Trade Organization (WTO).
    Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD).
    Middle East Regional Technical Assistance Center (METAC).
    Bank Al-Maghrib.