Tagged: World Bank
Expert Available: Daphne Wysham on India’s power outage
Neither foreign investors nor unelected tribunals deserve the power to trump democratically elected leaders.
When suing the government of El Salvador, one legal powerhouse just isn't enough. With a major pot of gold at stake, Pacific Rim doubles up its legal attack.
With about 200 activists from several countries, John Cavanagh denounced the firm for suing the government of El Salvador in retaliation for the denial of a mining permit.
IPS Director John Cavanagh will participate in a protest outside the Vancouver headquarters of Pacific Rim today.
Jim Kim represents a different kind of economics that could shake up the World Bank.
The candidates for next month's selection could finally change the game of serving markets over people - and we all might have a role to play.
The nomination of Jim Yong Kim to lead the World Bank meets with the approval of many opposed to globalization.
A Colombian and a Nigerian vie to be chief of a World Bank that's like a colonial outfit: a workforce from the developing world with an American president.
Even today, Sachs's approach to development remains top-down and formulaic.