US Supreme Court rejects IFC's immunity from suits in the US in landmark case
UN releases Guiding Principles on human rights impact assessments of economic reforms, begging the question of how the IMF will respond.
The Doing Business Report 2019 criticised by civil society over its promotion of deregulation and low business tax.
International Finance Corporation announced new ‘green equity’ policy to encourage financial intermediaries to divest from coal, while Bank pulled plug on mooted Kosovo coal project.
Civil society press for review of Inspection Panel and Compliance Advisor Ombudsman to result in reserve funds, community-led monitoring systems and greater power for accountability mechanisms.
One year after Oxfam study, IMF making progress on inequality agenda but still needs a fundamental shift
As Jordan is engulfed in social unrest and political upheaval, questions are raised around the relationship between IMF conditionality and trends in instability.
Court's decision on IFC’s legal immunity in the Tata Mundra coal-fired power plant case will set important precedent
IFC announces changes to environment and social safeguards after historic United States Supreme Court ruling.
Notes from the Civil Society Policy Forum session on 12 April on the changing international tax landscape from a feminist perspective and challenging IFIs’ role in shaping it at the World Bank and IMF's 2019 Spring Meetings.
As Pakistan requests an IMF loan amid concerns about its debt sustainability, the IMF response is caught up in China-US tensions.
Plaintiffs make case for ending IFC's 'absolute immunity'
Panel received request to investigate allegations related to proposed World Bank loan in 2017.
Indian fishing communities that claim to have been harmed by IFC investments seek to challenge its 'absolute immunity'
The Philippine Movement for Climate Justice (PMCJ) makes history by filing first ever climate-related complaint against the IFC with the Compliance Advisor Ombudsman (CAO).
Dam - supported by World Bank from 1985-1993 - formally opened by Indian Prime Minister despite resettlement being incomplete.