Mixed reactions on new World Bank Accountability Mechanism as civil society welcomes incorporation of dispute resolution function but is concerned about possible erosion of Inspection Panel independence.
As the world struggles with divergent recovery paths from the pandemic, the IMF and World Bank once again failed to take the decisive action required during the Spring Meetings.
Notes from the virtual Civil Society Policy Forum session on 29 March.
Notes from the virtual Civil Society Policy Forum event on March 26.
Notes from the virtual Spring 2021 Civil Society Policy Forum on 25 March 2021.
World Bank’s Covid-19 vaccination programme contributes to global response but fails to ensure free access to vaccines and healthcare during the pandemic.
Thousands of Indian farmers protest damaging World Bank and IMF-supported reforms to agriculture laws.
Market-led policy approaches increasingly used to deal with both climate and health emergencies are failing to protect those most vulnerable.
Civil society letter condemns World Bank statements as ‘weak’.
Alternative progressive solutions reached by democratic and inclusive multi-sectoral dialogue.