•Date: Thursday, 30 November 2017, 8:30 a.m. – 9:45 a.m. •Location: Conference Room 12, UNHQ, New York Senior representatives from the International Monetary Fund, and the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa will be on hand to brief Member States on the findings of their most recent reports, respectively the Regional Economic Outlook for Sub-Saharan Africa, and the Economic Report on Africa. The briefing will be opened by Mr. Thomas Gass, Assistant Secretary-General for Policy Coordination and Inter-Agency Affairs, UN-DESA. Presentations will be followed by an interactive discussion to solicit feedback on the findings and suggestions on how they can be included in IATF’s work and its 2018 Report. We welcome the participation of all delegations and other stakeholders in this event. For further information, please contact DESA/Financing for Development Office, Ms. Peride Blind (email firstname.lastname@example.org, tel. 1 (212) 963-2837).