IFC’s investments in gig economy platform companies come under scrutiny
Community demands reparations from World Bank for murder of South African environmental activist Fikile Ntshangase for opposing the Tendele coal mine initially financed by IFC.
The world awaits to see whether Trump’s defeat will result in the end of the 'America First' approach and a democratisation of the IMF and World Bank and the multilateral system.
IFC accused of violation of performance standards after alleged retaliatory action against workers.
World Bank backs private sector voucher project in Uganda as poorest women lose out.
World Bank Indian education loan causes controversy over private sector provisions.
Covid-19 pandemic highlights the urgent need for ICSID and wider ISDS reforms as cases threaten to undermine state efforts to protect public health.
World Bank praises Myanmar for improvement in Doing Business ranking, ignoring the implications of proposed reforms on country’s complex conflict dynamics.