Update on South Africa and the IMF

Key List Memo
by Washington Office on Africa
Washington, DC, United States
March 8, 1978
2 pages
Type: Memorandum
Coverage in Africa: South Africa
Coverage outside Africa: United States
Language: English
This memorandum covers the International Monetary Fund's extensive lending to South Africa which became an important debating point in the House of Representatives consideration of IMF funding. It covers the Human Rights Amendment introduced by Rep. Tom Harkin related to funding for the IMF's Witteveen financing facility and if that amendment will matter to South Africa.
Used by permission of the Washington Office on Africa.
Collection: Private collection of David Wiley and Christine Root