World Bank's vision of the changing nature of work clashes with the feminist community, civil society, trade unions and international organisations.
Clampdown on civil society leaves stain on this year’s Annual Meetings, as global civic space is increasingly under threat
Defenders in Development Campaign welcomes IFC’s position on retaliation against human rights defenders in development but call for more specific actions
The World Bank-funded International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes has published its proposed changes to its rules for resolving disputes between states and foreign investors, with ongoing consultation.
Malaysian workers certify union of choice despite efforts of IFC-backed company.
Despite improvements, notes still contain gaps in key areas including human rights and climate action
Report links IFC to environmental harm and human rights violations resulting from cattle industry expansion in Paraguay.
As the World Bank publishes a report calling for labour market deregulation, global trade unions fight back.
World Bank publishes GBV Action Plan for developing-country projects, while internal sexual harassment cases from 1980s are brought to World Bank Ombudsman.
CSOs call on IFC to ensure new AIMM development impact framework includes human rights-based methodology and applies to entire portfolio.