CSOs argue DBR’s deregulation policies do not lower income inequality or promote inclusive economic growth, instead incentivising tax competition and undermining inclusive development.
Every year the Bretton Woods Project highlights some of the most farcical remarks of Fund and World Bank staff.
Civil society was out in full force during annual meetings challenging the IMF’s claims that it is reducing economic and gender inequality.
CEPR report found that two-thirds of extreme poverty during past 25 years took place in China, which did not follow World Bank and IMF neoliberal policies.
Civil society organisations call on World Bank Group to do more to prioritise forests and forest peoples’ rights.
A new civil society report criticises the World Bank for not doing enough to help meet Sustainable Energy for All (SEforAll) objective of achieving universal energy access by 2030.
The World Bank and IMF are intensifying their work on tax under the Platform for Collaboration on Tax, yet civil society is cautious about embracing tax policy advice coming from the Bretton Woods Institutions.
Despite making some positive changes, the IMF and World Bank Debt Sustainability Framework review has ignored fundamental issues, as risk of new crises persist.
Team of UK academics launch new, freely available IMF conditionality database.
Global Coalition for Social Protection Floors submits letter to the IMF expressing concerns about impacts of Fund's policies on social protection.
Lack of progress on Loss & Damage finance at global climate talks means climate insurance remains default option to mitigate losses from climate change.
Civil society groups write to World Bank calling for substantial revision of the draft Notes.
152 CSOs call demand World Bank halt its aggressive support of PPPs, publicaly recognise their significant risks.
Civil society seeks to input into IFC's new development outcomes framework.
Request for critical IMF and World Bank resources of 2017.
The members of the new permanent working group for the Civil Society Policy Forum have been announced.