Following the article in Bretton Woods Update 26 on the announcement by the IMF Evaluation Office of its work programme, its Director sent a letter clarifying his position.
In the course of the last six months, the European NGO coordination, actively comprised of over 40 European NGOs in 11 countries including 8 national networks, has made continuous steps to focus and revise NGO demands regarding the FfD process towards a realistic, achievable and meaningful political outcome.
NGOs’ concerns have been taken into consideration by the Eminent Person, Dr.
After putting its first proposed work programme to public consultation, the new IMF Independent Evaluation Office (IEO) has revealed the topics it will investigate in 2002.
The International Financial Corporation (IFC) has faced criticism of its activities by its internal watchdog, the Operations Evaluation Group (OEG).
Transparency will be an important element of the IMF’s Evaluation Office (EVO), according to the new director, Montek Ahluwalia.
In 2000 the US Congress passed a law requiring the government to oppose loans that includes user fees for basic health or education services.
The International Finance Corporation - an arm of the Bank Group which supports private investment - has released a new strategy.
Mr Montek Ahluwalia, a member of the Economic Advisory Council to the Prime Minister of India, has been appointed Director of the IMF’s new Independent Evaluation Office (EVO).
Two new official reviews examine the World Bank’s efforts to protect the environment.