CSOs raise concerns about IDA19 proposed policy commitments and lack of formal consultation.
IFC equity investment linked to development of key Brazilian transport corridor, leading to accelerated deforestation in the area.
World Bank and IFC identified as key funders of projects that endanger human rights defenders.
World Bank Enabling the Business of Agriculture rankings prescribe land privatisation at the expense of family farmers, pastoralists, and Indigenous Peoples.
As debt crises across the African continent continue to soar, concerns are raised about the gendered impact of debt-servicing conditions imposed by international financial institutions.
Latest IMF guidance on gender issues raises more questions than answers as it opens the door to impact assessments and alternative macro policies.
World Bank's due diligence processes highly suspect as it invests a quarter of a billion dollars in Nigerian Seven Energy, where several individuals associated with the company’s flagship contract are now either on the run or charged with money laundering.
The Doing Business Report 2019 criticised by civil society over its promotion of deregulation and low business tax.
Notes from the Civil Society Policy Forum panel event on 16 October on women's economic inequality and macroeconomic policy.
Notes from a Civil Society Policy Forum event on 16 October.
Notes from CSPF on 18 October on the growing trend of directing public finance to support business in healthcare.
CAO convenes process after February complaint alleged land grabbing, negative livelihood impacts.
Fears of further clampdown on protesters emerge as Zimbabwe implements Fund-backed economic reforms.
International community fails to deliver on 'Loss & Damage' while poorest countries become further indebted.
This Civil Society Policy Forum Session was co-sponsored by the National LGBT Chamber of Commerce,…
Notes from the IMF and World Bank 2019 Spring Meetings official session on 14 April on international taxation challenges in Africa.