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Civil society continues to pressure IFC on disclosure of high risk subprojects, as it responds to a critical report detailing the human rights consequences of its investments.
A joint NGO submission to the World Bank's gender strategy consultation.
Bodo Ellmers of Eurodad argues that, should the IMF not get repaid by Greece, it could finally shock the institution from being a “political puppet” into an effective crisis response instrument.
New IMF research has shown the positive impact of trade unions have on reducing income inequality, however, the Fund's own European austerity programmes indicate that the IMF ignores its own evidence.
A series of reports by the World Bank’s Independent Evaluation Group raised further concerns over the Bank’s performance, as internal staff discontent continues.
CSOs have raised concerns about the World Bank’s safeguards review as the next phase of the consultation is set to be launched.
Concerns have been raised about the safety of critics of World Bank projects and the adequacy of the Inspection Panel, as a new Bank grievance mechanism has been launched.
New World Bank report shows lack of access to basic health services has pushed six per cent of the global population into poverty, as the IFC continues to support private health providers.
Olivier Blanchard, IMF's chief economist, to leave for US think tank Peterson Institute.
NGO coalition Our Land Our Business denounced the World Bank’s March conference on land and poverty, condemning the Bank’s role in land grabs.
Fishing and farming communities from Gujarat, India, has filed a lawsuit against the International Financial Corporation.
The World Bank is conducting a formal consultation on a new gender strategy concluding 31 July.
The Bretton Woods Project is recruiting a research officer focussing on gender and development and IFIs.
Minutes from a meeting with UK NGOs and DFID on Financing for Development and infrastructure.
Notes from a meeting on the World Bank safeguards review during the World Bank spring meetings.