Implementation in full of the independent review of IFC, MIGA and CAO is essential if institutions are to meet persistent accountability and remedy gaps.
Civil society, trade unions and academics call for permanent end of Doing Business Report as World Bank suspends its publication due to data irregularities.
Analysis of this year's World Bank and IMF Spring Meetings: With international response to Covid-19 mired in geopolitical manoeuverings and resistance to systemic change, calls for alternatives grow.
As India has risen in the World Bank's Ease of Doing Business rankings, it has seen other key development indicators slip.
World Bank supports hydropower building spree in Manipur, threatening local communities’ livelihoods in the process.
CSO fear World Bank board will compromise, undermining Inspection Panel powers.
US Supreme Court rejects IFC's immunity from suits in the US in landmark case
The Doing Business Report 2019 criticised by civil society over its promotion of deregulation and low business tax.
IFC continues to avoid responsibility for its investments in Tata Mundra coal power plant as US federal court rules that harmful acts took place outside the United States.
IFC announces changes to environment and social safeguards after historic United States Supreme Court ruling.
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.
Indian fishing communities and farmers will ask the highest court in the US to rule on IFC's immunity for its role in the controversial Tata Mundra coal-fired power plant in India.