The Ministry of Planning and International Cooperation and the United Nations Development Programme – Somali Institutional Development Project held consultations to support the Ministry. The outcome was to establish a Macro-Economic Unit to provide policy and technical advisory services and to support the capacity development...

Executive Summary CPI is obtained by comparing through time, the cost of a fixed basket of commodities purchased by consumers. Since the basket contains commodities of unchanging or equivalent quantity and quality, the index reflects only pure price movements. Price movements of the goods and services represented in...