Programme objectives

To alleviate the impacts of the oil crisis on the poorest segments of the population 

References
IMF. 2013. Sixth Review Under the Extended Credit Facility Arrangement and Request for Waivers of Non-observance of Performance Criteria. Staff report. Washington, DC: International Monetary Fund. Accessed 19 September 2017. <http://www.imf.org/external/pubs/ft/scr/2013/cr1378.pdf>.
Country
Geographic area
Previous programme name (if any)
 
Start date
2007
References
IMF. 2016. “Djibouti: Selected Issues.” IMF Country Report, No. 16/249. Washington, DC: International Monetary Fund. Accessed 19 September 2017.<https://www.imf.org/external/pubs/ft/scr/2016/cr16249.pdf>.
Programme components
Food: farm system and indirect tax exemptions on basic food items Fuel: diesel and petrol
References
IMF. 2013. Sixth Review Under the Extended Credit Facility Arrangement and Request for Waivers of Non-observance of Performance Criteria. Staff report. Washington, DC: International Monetary Fund. Accessed 19 September 2017. <http://www.imf.org/external/pubs/ft/scr/2013/cr1378.pdf>.
Conditionalities (if any)
 
Contribution type and amount
 
Targeting methods
Universal
Targeted areas
Nationwide
Target groups
Universal
Eligibility criteria
 
Eligibility reassessment (if any)
 
Type of benefits
Subsidy; Indirect tax exemption
References
IMF. 2013. Sixth Review Under the Extended Credit Facility Arrangement and Request for Waivers of Non-observance of Performance Criteria. Staff report. Washington, DC: International Monetary Fund. Accessed 19 September 2017. <http://www.imf.org/external/pubs/ft/scr/2013/cr1378.pdf>.
Amount of benefits
Fuel subsidy: 1.5 per cent of GDP (2011) Food subsidy: 0.1 per cent of GDP for the farm system, and 0.5 per cent in indirect tax exemptions on basic food items (2011)
References
IMF. 2013. Sixth Review Under the Extended Credit Facility Arrangement and Request for Waivers of Non-observance of Performance Criteria. Staff report. Washington, DC: International Monetary Fund. Accessed 19 September 2017. <http://www.imf.org/external/pubs/ft/scr/2013/cr1378.pdf>.
Payment/delivery frequency
 
Benefit delivery mechanism
 
Benefit recipients
 
Minimum and maximum duration of benefits (if any)
 
Coverage
 
Programme expenditure
Fuel subsidy: 1.5 per cent of GDP (2011) Food subsidy: 0.1 per cent of GDP for the farm system, and 0.5 per cent in indirect tax exemptions on basic food items (2011) Source of funding: Government
References
IMF. 2013. Sixth Review Under the Extended Credit Facility Arrangement and Request for Waivers of Non-observance of Performance Criteria. Staff report. Washington, DC: International Monetary Fund. Accessed 19 September 2017. <http://www.imf.org/external/pubs/ft/scr/2013/cr1378.pdf>.
Institutions and agencies involved
Ministry of Finance
References
IMF. 2013. Sixth Review Under the Extended Credit Facility Arrangement and Request for Waivers of Non-observance of Performance Criteria. Staff report. Washington, DC: International Monetary Fund. Accessed 19 September 2017. <http://www.imf.org/external/pubs/ft/scr/2013/cr1378.pdf>.
Monitoring and evaluation mechanisms and frequency
 
Legal Framework
 
MIS
 
Stakeholder
Population Group