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What does HIPC stand for?

HIPC stands for Heavily Indebted Poor Country (World Bank initiative)

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The Debt Reduction Grant supported Liberia s efforts to implement a commercial debt reduction strategy, in the context of the Heavily Indebted Poor Country (HIPC) Initiative.
At the historic Gleneagles summit in July 2005, G8 leaders pledged to double assistance to Africa by 2010, while writing off the remainder of bilateral and multilateral debts owed by two dozen countries qualifying under the IMF and World Bank's Heavily Indebted Poor Country (HIPC) program.
These institutions have also acted as a brake on bilateral remission: the British Government's promise, for instance, is limited to those countries which have been through the Bank's Heavily Indebted Poor Country (HIPC) initiative.