IDA20 must take urgent action to ensure tangible support for economic transformation and decent jobs, and the establishment of a social protection fund.
IMF gender research direction shifts away from macroeconomic drivers of gender inequality.
World Bank President comes out against temporarily waiving intellectual property rights on Covid-19 vaccines
IFC’s investments in gig economy platform companies come under scrutiny
World Bank procurement mechanism faces questions over community engagement
Activists call for suspension of IMF disbursements, raising alarm about lack of accountability for several African loans.
As the world struggles with divergent recovery paths from the pandemic, the IMF and World Bank once again failed to take the decisive action required during the Spring Meetings.
Analysis of the IMFC communiqué published on 8 April from the 2021 World Bank and IMF virtual Spring Meetings.
Analysis of the G20 communiqué published on 7 April from the 2021 World Bank and IMF virtual Spring Meetings.
Analysis of the G24 communiqué released on 5 April from the 2021 virtual World Bank and IMF Spring Meetings.
Notes from the Spring 2021 Civil Society Policy Forum session on 1 April.
Notes from the virtual Civil Society Policy Forum event on 30 March.