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Report on Operations Under the Bretton Woods and Related Agreements Act

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Table of Contents

Foreword by the Minister of Finance

Acronyms Used in This Report

Executive Summary

Canada and the Bretton Woods Institutions: Mandates and Operations

An Introduction to the International Monetary Fund
Membership and Governance Structure
What the IMF Does
Canada and the IMF

An Introduction to the World Bank Group
World Bank Group Agencies
The World Bank Group’s Internal Checks and Balances
Canada and the World Bank

Canada at the Bretton Woods Institutions: What Happened in 2009
The Global Financial and Economic Crisis
Canada’s IMF and World Bank Voting Record and Outreach in 2009

2009 Report on Canada’s Commitments at the Bretton Woods Institutions
Assessment of Progress on the 2009 Priorities and Planned Actions
Summary of Canada’s Priorities for 2010–2012