Tagged: World Bank
According to Mark Engler, the future of globalization is in question. Will the fight between "imperial globalization" and "corporate globalization" lead to the rise of democratic globalization"?
Can global institutions and governments, in the midst of a food crisis, finally get it right?
The original Delhi recyclers have turned garbage into cash for decades. Now, a carbon-credit-generating incinerator may put them out of business.
G8 leaders' seclusion at the Lake Toyako resort was symbolic of their larger isolation from global public opinion on fighting global warming.
The World Bank's new Climate Investment Funds will do nothing to help the climate; they'll just give the bank more clout.
Gigantic dams have returned to Latin America, reports columnist Laura Carlsen, and they're just as destructive as the old ones.
The economics behind the food crisis.
Economic policy is to blame for hunger in Africa.
Think the current global food crisis is something new? Just ask the North Koreans.
The World Bank and the IMF are the real culprits behind the current food crisis, argues columnist Walden Bello.