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.
CSOs express concerns at congressional hearing about pending IFC capital increase.
CAO initiates investigation following complaint related to IFC-funded Bridge International Academies in Kenya.
Notes from the Civil Society Policy Forum panel event on 15 October on independent accountability mechanisms, with a focus on the World Bank’s Inspection Panel and Compliance Advisor Ombudsman.
US Congress yet to approve World Bank’s proposed capital increase agreed in 2018.
CSO fear World Bank board will compromise, undermining Inspection Panel powers.
US Supreme Court rejects IFC's immunity from suits in the US in landmark case
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.
Despite years of preparation, civil society organisations remain unconvinced that reform of Bank’s safeguards has been for the better