BWP's Gender and Macroeconomics project launches a booklet on Gender-Just Macroeconomics; the World Bank’s privatisation push
Latest IMF guidance on gender issues raises more questions than answers as it opens the door to impact assessments and alternative macro policies.
BOOKS Enforcing the rules in a global economy: The emergence of structural conditionality in the…
World Bank's vision of the changing nature of work clashes with the feminist community, civil society, trade unions and international organisations.
Clampdown on civil society leaves stain on this year’s Annual Meetings, as global civic space is increasingly under threat
IMF and World Bank continue to undermine gender equality through bulk of macroeconomic policy advice.
Despite years of preparation, civil society organisations remain unconvinced that reform of Bank’s safeguards has been for the better
As IMF increases Argentina loan, its policies continue to ignore root causes of crisis with predictable impacts for Argentinians
Defenders in Development Campaign welcomes IFC’s position on retaliation against human rights defenders in development but call for more specific actions
As IFC launches consultation on draft Principles, its declining development outcome performance as 'first impact investor' provides useful point of departure.
Plaintiffs make case for ending IFC's 'absolute immunity'
Uneven votes shares and global power imbalances shape the IMF voting shares, as it prepares to shake up its voting quotas
The World Bank-funded International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes has published its proposed changes to its rules for resolving disputes between states and foreign investors, with ongoing consultation.
IMF's new chief economist views on exchange rates considered unorthodox
Malaysian workers certify union of choice despite efforts of IFC-backed company.
BWP publishes Dispatch as civil society organise alternative events during IMF and World Bank Annual Meetings in Bali