We are delighted to welcome Emma Bürgisser as the Bretton Woods Project’s new Research and Project Officer on Gender. Emma will contribute to the implementation of a new Hewlett Foundation-supported women’s economic empowerment project. The Project also welcomes Roosje Saalbrink as the new Communications and Research Officer. Roosje will lead on the production of all the Project’s communication outputs, including the Observer.
World Bank & IMF in the news
This briefing explains how the IMF and World Bank have driven the financialisation of MENA states, and the pervasive negative effects this has had on the region’s societies and economies.
Joint civil society briefing paper highlights concerns with the World Bank’s Evolution Roadmap, and provides a series of recommendations for a Roadmap that prioritises people, participation and the planet over profit and economic growth.