Ukraine passes contentious draft land reform law under pressure from World Bank, IMF and EBRD.
CAO convenes process after February complaint alleged land grabbing, negative livelihood impacts.
IFC equity investment linked to development of key Brazilian transport corridor, leading to accelerated deforestation in the area.
World Bank Enabling the Business of Agriculture rankings prescribe land privatisation at the expense of family farmers, pastoralists, and Indigenous Peoples.
Panel received request to investigate allegations related to proposed World Bank loan in 2017.
Civil society has called on the World Bank to terminate its Enabling the Business of Agriculture initiative.
Civil society urges the World Bank to scrap DBR and EBA, claiming the latter harms small-scale farmers by putting corporate interests first.
IFC investments through financial intermediary investments linked to land grabs and displacement in Africa. CSOs critique proposed changes to IFC lending policies.
As the IFC sets out a new strategy, CAO and CSO reports have raised further criticism over its investment in financial intermediaries, and a new law suit challenges its immunity.
CAO report validates 2013 complaint by Indian NGOs on IFC investment in colonial tea plantation in Assam. The IFC's action plan is very limited in scope.