The Bank’s new Africa energy strategy offers it an important chance to mainstream achieving SDG7 into its energy lending on the continent.
World Bank’s new report on education and Covid-19 contrasts with IFC announcement on freezing private school investments.
IFC denies responsibility for harms to the community in dam case despite investigation findings.
Analysis of this year's World Bank and IMF Spring Meetings: With international response to Covid-19 mired in geopolitical manoeuverings and resistance to systemic change, calls for alternatives grow.
This Inside the Institutions provides an overview of how the Bank’s systems are designed to operate.
World Bank Staff Association's call for permanent cancellation of Spring Meetings and its CSPF raises long-standing concerns about the need for improved civil society engagement by the Bank and Fund.
Analysis of the Development Committee communiqué published on 17 April.
World Bank and IMF Spring Meetings take place amid a global health emergency which experts estimate could result in millions of deaths.
Joint letter to IFC chief executive officer raises questions on worker protections.
Philippe Le Houérou will depart 1 October, after joining IFC in 2015.
CSO framework evaluates consequences of private sector activity on right to health.
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.
Notes from a Civil Society Policy Forum event on 16 October.
Move comes after concerted civil society campaign calling for ‘fossil-free EIB’.