Changes in leadership have been announced at the WB Independent Evaluation Group and IMF Independent Evaluation Office. Furthermore, the IMF IEO published its 2023 Work plan introducing two new governance evaluations of the IMF’s mandate and its Exceptional Access Policy.
Notes from IEG-sponsored citizen's engagement civil society policy forum session - 19 April
Concerns over excessive austerity waved away, despite IEO admission that protection of low-income and vulnerable groups had fallen short.
New IEG report raises questions about the Bank’s ability to use findings from evaluations to inform its operations.
A new IEG report highlights persistent concerns with the World Bank’s monitoring and evaluation systems and ‘sluggish’ management response, and raises questions about the effectiveness of the Bank’s integration of gender within its operations.
A review of the World Bank’s support for public-private partnerships by the Independent Evaluation Group reveals a lack of proven poverty impacts.
Understanding the Independent Evaluation Office of the IMF, including how it works and how civil society can input into its evaluations.
A letter from civil society in response to the IFC's lesson learned briefing
The Bank is launching a review of the controversial Program-for-Results instrument which was approved in early 2012.
Since 2005 the International Finance Corporation (IFC, the Bank’s private sector arm) has used the Development Outcome Tracking System (DOTS) to track the development impact of all its investments and advisory work