Tagged: World Bank
One man's campaign to broadcast the workings of the World Bank.
IPS' Emira Woods will moderate a session interrogating the role of the World Bank and other actors in achieving mining reforms on Africa’s own terms.
Malawi has turned around its agricultural sector. Can it overcome political challenges to become a model for Africa?
Hear some of what Delphine Djiraibe, Ian Gary, Corinna Gilfillan, and others have to say about the effects on community rights by the oil extraction industry.
An illustration of the problems that arise when poor nations try to leverage oil and gas production within the confines of the global economic order.
The World Bank's perverse incentives to pollute continue preempting a better, more principled way forward.
Patrick Bond makes a stinging critique of the recent report of the African Development Bank that claims that 'one in three Africans is middle class' and as a result, Africa is ready for 'take off'.
Join the Institute's Sustainable Energy & Economy Network to hear perspectives on fair and effective global climate finance.
More than 90 environment, development, human rights, and anti-debt organizations from around the world want the Bank to have no say in setting up this key new tool for helping poor nations address climate change.
More than 90 organizations and global networks urge leaders to strictly limit the role and influence of the World Bank in designing a new Green Climate Fund.