Bretton Woods Institutions found to share responsibility for social unrest leading to serious human rights violations.
World Bank and IFC identified as key funders of projects that endanger human rights defenders.
Bank responds to allegations with investigation into whether its China lending could be going to internment camps.
IFC announces changes to environment and social safeguards after historic United States Supreme Court ruling.
UN releases Guiding Principles on human rights impact assessments of economic reforms, begging the question of how the IMF will respond.
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.