HIPC

   Heavily Indebted Poor Countries. Those countries helped by the International Monetary Fund and World Bank's 'HIPC Initiative' which provides exceptional financial assistance to the poorest countries following sound financial policies, to help them reduce external debt.

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HIPC UK US noun [plural] ECONOMICS
ABBREVIATION FOR heavily indebted poor countries: countries without much money whose governments owe a lot of money to other countries and international banks: »

Under the HIPC Initiative, the poorest states get financial help from the International Monetary Fund to spend on programmes to combat poverty.


Financial and business terms. 2012.

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