UN organisations build consensus on need to expand fiscal space, as IMF and World Bank continue to push austerity.
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World Bank supports hydropower building spree in Manipur, threatening local communities’ livelihoods in the process.
Civil society deeply concerned about lack of transparency and consultation in ongoing reviews of World Bank's accountability mechanisms.
New energy policy sees European Investment Bank end support for unabated coal, oil and gas from 2021.
Seventy-five years after their founding, the World Bank and IMF held their Annual Meetings amidst heightened fears of another global financial crisis.
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.
Analysis of the Development Committee communique released on 19 October.
Analysis of the communiqué of the Intergovernmental Group of Twenty-Four on International Monetary Affairs and Development (G24), released 17 October.
Accountability Console provides complete database of Independent Accountability Mechanism complaints.
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.
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 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.