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Bank involvement in the dual privatisation-decentralisation of water provision in Peru runs ahead of the establishment of the capacity of local governments to regulate and could undermine fiscal stabililty.
IFIwatchnet has established regional animators and will soon add multimedia resources.
A special publication by the National Alliance of Peoples' Movements India features a range of critical articles on international financial institutions.
Activities on IFIs during the European Social Forum included a workshop on the Asian Development Bank and one on the role of Europe at the Bank and the IMF to counter US dominance.
Around the world, when politics and money prevail, the environment is the last issue considered.…
Just after key project documents were released in June campaigners in Georgia and the UK filed legal challenges to the Baku-Ceyhan oil pipeline, raising awkward questions for the World Bank Group and other potential financiers.
Privatisation imposed by the World Bank and the IMF can be harmful to the most…
A new book by two researchers at the University of Oslo describes the structure and decision-making processes of multilateral institutions.
Activists, academics and civil society met in Accra 12-14 May for a conference entitled "Corporate Globalisation & the Scramble for Africa's Water: scrutinising the roles of Bretton Woods Institutions & donor community".
After over a year of stalled negotiations, the G7 in mid-January strong-armed the IMF into signing an agreement that will roll over $6.6 billion of Argentina's debt.