US Congress yet to approve World Bank’s proposed capital increase agreed in 2018.
IFC announces changes to environment and social safeguards after historic United States Supreme Court ruling.
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
As inequality in Asia continues to deepen, civil society renews calls for IMF and World Bank to be held accountable for exacerbating inequality.
Plaintiffs make case for ending IFC's 'absolute immunity'
Civil society press for review of Inspection Panel and Compliance Advisor Ombudsman to result in reserve funds, community-led monitoring systems and greater power for accountability mechanisms.
BWP publishes Dispatch as civil society organise alternative events during IMF and World Bank Annual Meetings in Bali
IEG critiques of Bank operations in FCS gain relevance as stakeholders push Bank to increase lending.