Renewing the IMF-Austria Partnership on the Joint Vienna Institute


Location: Media Studio - Blue Level, HQ1-B-640


This event will broadcast on several IMF social media platforms, including IMF CD Twitter and Facebook accounts.

Managing Director Kristalina Georgieva, Austrian Finance Minister Magnus Brunner, Austrian National Bank Governor Robert Holzmann and Vice Governor Gottfrieb Haber, will make public comments on the occasion of a signing ceremony continuing the cooperation between the IMF and Austria in the context of the Joint Vienna Institute (JVI) for another four years. JVI provides crucial policy-oriented training mostly to central bankers and public sector officials from countries in Central, Eastern, and Southeastern Europe, the Caucasus, and Central Asia, thereby strengthening economic institutions and policies and fostering regional cooperation across the region.