Analysis of the IMF and World Bank Development Commitee communiqué published on 9 April from the 2021 World Bank and IMF virtual Spring Meetings.
World Bank commits to invest additional $5 billion in the Great Green Wall over the next five years, despite shortcomings in its existing investments in the initiative highlighted by IEG.
IFC accused of violation of performance standards after alleged retaliatory action against workers.
Law firm contracted under World Bank technical assistance apparently backs out after CSOs expose links to ExxonMobil.
IFC denies responsibility for harms to the community in dam case despite investigation findings.
World Bank board silent following meeting on Guatemala dam investigation into IFC-linked harms.
Counter Balance and Bretton Woods Project are looking for a consultant to undertake a funders scoping for both organisations.
World Bank’s new draft FCV strategy fails to detail how Bank will address negative impacts of its orthodox policies on drivers of conflict.