The finance ministers for the Vulnerable Group of Twenty, a bloc of 58 developing country economies representing some 1.5 billion people, issued a communiqué on 16 October.
Annual Meetings 2022 Wrap Up: As the world runs out of time, BWIs fail to provide clear vision and bold actions
18 October 2022
The World Bank and IMF meet for their Annual Meetings amid a turbulent economic and geopolitical context, and the realisation that the SDGs will not be met. Despite much discussion of urgent action required, little evidence of solutions to the multiple challenges facing the globe was on offer.