IMF willing to help hurricane-ravaged Caribbean countries — Lagarde
Posted in: Press Releases | 17 November 2017 | 158
“The IMF stands ready to do whatever it can to help in those situations — in assessing macroeconomic implications, determining financing needs, and providing financial support that would also help catalyse broader financing from the rest of the international community,” she said.
Lagarde was speaking at the opening session of the Sixth IMF High Level Caribbean Forum held at The Jamaica Pegasus hotel in New Kingston today.
She noted that emergency relief following events like hurricanes is a key responsibility of the global community.
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