Analysis of the G24 communiqué released on 5 April from the 2021 virtual World Bank and IMF Spring Meetings.
New methodology fails to meet long-standing civil society calls to put needs of people before debt service.
Argentina’s strategy to increase fossil fuel exports to ease debt burden ignores need for increased state investments and climate commitments.
From Latin America to North Africa and the Middle East, governments experience backlash against IMF loan programmes and policy recommendations.
Effectiveness of IMF’s approach questioned, as Argentina undergoes technical default.
Latest IMF guidance on gender issues raises more questions than answers as it opens the door to impact assessments and alternative macro policies.
Clampdown on civil society leaves stain on this year’s Annual Meetings, as global civic space is increasingly under threat
As IMF increases Argentina loan, its policies continue to ignore root causes of crisis with predictable impacts for Argentinians
Notes from the virtual Civil Society Policy Forum session on 31 March 2021.
Notes from the Civil Society Policy Forum panel event on 17 October on the IMF’s approach to gender.
Private creditors provided with IMF backing in Argentina negotiations as country enters into default.
This Civil Society Policy Forum Session was co-sponsored by the National LGBT Chamber of Commerce,…
IMF's new chief economist views on exchange rates considered unorthodox
Jubilee Debt Campaign’s new report calls for “urgent measures” to “prevent a new debt crisis” highlighting the risk of the ongoing lending boom to impoverished countries as IMF discusses contractual reforms.
Notes of a meeting on sovereign debt restructuring at the World Bank-IMF annual meetings 2014
Notes of a meeting on sovereign debt restructuring after SCOTUS at the World Bank-IMF annual meetings 2014