The SDR is an international reserve asset, created by the IMF in 1969 to supplement its member countries’ official reserves. It serves as the unit of account of the IMF and some other international organisations, including the World Bank, and based on five currencies—the US dollar, the euro, the Japanese yen, the British pound sterling and, from 2016, the Chinese renminbi.
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This Inside the Institutions looks at decision-making and governance structures at the IMF and World Bank.
Counter Balance and Bretton Woods Project are looking for a consultant to undertake a funders scoping for both organisations.
The Bretton Woods Project's selection of the best books, reports and other resources on the World Bank and IMF from 2019.
Notes from the Civil Society Policy Forum panel event on 16 October on women's economic inequality and macroeconomic policy.
Notes from a Civil Society Policy Forum event on 16 October.
Notes from the Civil Society Policy Forum panel event on 17 October on the IMF’s approach to gender.
Notes from CSPF on 18 October on the growing trend of directing public finance to support business in healthcare.
Notes from the CSPF on 15 October on the World Bank’s Forest commitments and ways forward to address challenges and weaknesses identified.
Notes from the Civil Society Policy Forum event on 18 October on the role of the IMF in tackling climate risk.
On 21 October the Georgetown University Law CAROLA, BWP and the Bank Information Center hosted a one-day conference entitled Bretton Woods at 75 and the future of multilateralism.