A new briefing argues for a reformed International Monetary Fund within “a new financial architecture”.
The implications for the World Bank and IMF of the 11 September atrocities and their aftermath are as yet uncertain.
After an initial period of shock and confusion in the wake of the 11 September attacks on the US, anti-globalisers have resumed their protests against multilateral trade and financial institutions.
The G8’s mandate has been seriously questioned in recent months, but this has not stopped G8 ministers setting new directions for the World Bank and IMF.
Two prominent Uruguayans today filed a claim alleging “several irregularities” in the World Bank’s Development Gateway internet initiative.
This page contains extracts from 2 recent documents on the Development Gateway.
Knowledge is power. The World Bank’s Development Gateway is a way of centralising and entrenching their power.
A Tower of Babel on the Internet? The World Bank’s Development Gateway: Summary
Critical report on the World Bank’s major new internet initiative, the Development Gateway.
A conference on child poverty called by British Chancellor Gordon Brown and Secretary of State for International Development Clare Short received strong support from participants including non-governmental organisations.