Activism

Social services

News

Another water war?

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.

27 July 2004

Rights

News

IFIwatchnet in your region … and in video!

IFIwatchnet has established regional animators and will soon add multimedia resources.

27 July 2004

Environment

News

Baku Ceyhan human rights activist arrested

Activist Ferhat Kaya was arrested by the Turkish authorities in early May following his work…

28 May 2004

Rights

News

Concerns about Brazil soya project

Brazilian NGOs challenge proposed World Bank Group support for soya farming in the Amazon region.

28 May 2004

Rights

News

The power of the vote

Chandrababu Naidu, ex- chief minister lost the vote in the recent elections.

28 May 2004

Rights

News

Global parliamentarians campaign launched

The ineffective involvement of legislatures in country dealings with IFIs is broadly acknowledged.

28 May 2004

Rights

News

Peoples' movement tackles IFI anniversary

A special publication by the National Alliance of Peoples' Movements India features a range of critical articles on international financial institutions.

28 May 2004

Rights

News

IFI campaigners win environment prizes

This year's Goldman Environmental Prize honoured two activists who have been tackling World Bank projects and policies.

28 May 2004

Rights

News

BWP seeks Policy and Networking Officer

The Project has a vacancy for a Policy and Networking Officer.

24 May 2004

Rights

News

New head for Bretton Woods Project

Jeff Powell has been selected from a strong field of candidates to be the new Bretton Woods Project Coordinator.

24 May 2004