The Bank’s NGO Unit has commissioned a needs assessment of communications strategies between the World Bank and Civil Society Organizations (CSOs). It is being undertaken by Acceso, a Costa Rican NGO which is gathering comments, concerns and suggestions. It has contacted NGOs (mainly members of the NGO World Bank Working Group), as well as Bank staff.
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From South Africa to Tunisia, Libya and Egypt, the Bank and Fund have demonstrated they are not appropriate allies to address the scale of the crisis the world is facing, especially, given their record.