Environmental Defense and Halifax Initiative have collaborated on a critique of the first ten years of the Global Environmental Facility which finds that the World Bank, in its role as manager of the Facility, “actively pursues policies which contravene the spirit of the environmental conventions it was charged with implementing.”
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New Bretton Woods Project report reveals World Bank Group channelling crucial development resources to banks instead of directly investing in pro-poor projects.
In December 2013, the German Development Institute, Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung and Bretton Woods Project, in collaboration with the G-24, hosted a high-level workshop in Berlin to foster an open exchange on the profound changes in the global economy and the implications for global economic governance and its constituent institutions and members.
The Bretton Woods Project is an ActionAid hosted project (UK registered charity no. 274467).