New energy policy sees European Investment Bank end support for unabated coal, oil and gas from 2021.
Fund and central banks increasingly pondering macroeconomic policies to tackle climate risks.
IMF managing director hints at change to corporate tax agenda and softened relationship with US administration
From Latin America to North Africa and the Middle East, governments experience backlash against IMF loan programmes and policy recommendations.
IFC equity investment linked to development of key Brazilian transport corridor, leading to accelerated deforestation in the area.
Bretton Woods Institutions found to share responsibility for social unrest leading to serious human rights violations.
CSO fear World Bank board will compromise, undermining Inspection Panel powers.
Effectiveness of IMF’s approach questioned, as Argentina undergoes technical default.
Accountability Console provides complete database of Independent Accountability Mechanism complaints.
Fund’s 15th review of quotas delayed as US blocks redistribution of voting rights.
CAO initiates investigation following complaint related to IFC-funded Bridge International Academies in Kenya.
CSOs express concerns at congressional hearing about pending IFC capital increase.
Ukraine passes contentious draft land reform law under pressure from World Bank, IMF and EBRD.
Move comes after concerted civil society campaign calling for ‘fossil-free EIB’.
CAO convenes process after February complaint alleged land grabbing, negative livelihood impacts.
Bank responds to allegations with investigation into whether its China lending could be going to internment camps.