Mission of METAC

METAC aims to assist participating countries in strengthening their capacity for effective macroeconomic management and to support the region’s integration in the world economy. A key focus is providing targeted capacity building and advice to develop basic institutions for policy-making and assist member countries achieve macroeconomic stability. By being located in Beirut, close to the countries it serves, METAC provides several benefits including: decentralized delivery of technical assistance (TA) which allows for greater flexibility in responding to emerging needs, closer coordination with other TA providers, enhanced country ownership and accountability, more efficient and sustained assistance for regional integration initiatives, and more focused, subject-specific training for local officials.