The HIPC Initiative was launched in 1996 by the IMF and World Bank, with the aim of helping poor countries facing a debt burden manage their indebtedness.
Ghana was listed along with 36 countries that includes Afghanistan, Chad, Haiti among others.
According to the Washington-based lender, the listed countries may apply for the HIPC assistance if they wish to do so.
The full list of countries are published below:
Post-Completion-Point Countries (36)
Central African Republic
Democratic Republic of Congo
Guyana São Tomé & Príncipe
Republic of Congo
Pre-Decision-Point Countries (3)