Resources

Land

Analysis

8 September 2003 | Briefings

The Economist’s Tale: A Consultant Encounters Hunger and the World Bank, Peter Griffiths

Consultant Peter Griffiths tells how World Bank policies would have led to the starvation of a third of a million people in Sierra Leone.

Infrastructure

Analysis

8 September 2003 | Reports

Private Sector Development in the Electric Power Sector

Bank review of its energy sector work.

Private Sector

Background

8 September 2003 | Resource

ICSID list of pending cases

Finance

Analysis

8 September 2003 | Paper

The Role of the IMF in Argentina, 1991-2002

Finance

Analysis

8 September 2003 | Reports

IMF and Recent Capital Account Crises: Indonesia, Korea, Brazil

Accountability

Analysis

8 September 2003 | Briefings

Report of Staff Committee of Enron Corp. regarding the Guatemalan Power Project

Infrastructure

Background

8 September 2003 | Resource

Enron background information

Resource gathering news and analysis around abuse and corruption of US-based Enron Corporation.

Social services

Analysis

8 September 2003 | Briefings

Mainstreaming gender into national poverty reduction strategies and capacity development in Africa

Social services

Analysis

8 September 2003 | Briefings

Reforming the World Bank: does the new gender strategy make a difference?, Elaine Zuckerman

An assessment of the impact of the World Bank's new gender strategy.

Social services

Analysis

8 September 2003 | Briefings

Failing women, sustaining poverty: Gender in Poverty Reduction Strategy Papers

Looks at women's participation in Poverty Reduction Strategies and their gender content, basing its findings on the case studies of Bolivia, Malawi, Tanzania and the Yemen.

Social services

Analysis

8 September 2003 | Briefings

Do Poverty Reduction Strategy Papers Address Gender ? A Gender Audit of 2002 PRSPs, Elaine Zuckerman

An audit of the 13 PRSPs produced during 2002.

Social services

Analysis

8 September 2003 | Briefings

The advocate’s guide to promoting gender equality at the World Bank

This publication is intended to be a "primer" on World Bank efforts to promote gender equality for all those interested in advocating for women's rights in Bank-funded initiatives. It provides a brief history of Bank efforts to promote attention to gender equality in policies and projects, an assessment of how well the Bank has done in these activities thus far, current thinking at the organization and a description of advocacy efforts previously undertaken by women's organizations and other ext