Tagged: World Bank
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.
Developing countries have long demanded financial resources to deal with a warming planet, and they now have one in the UN adaptation fund,
Engler signs and discusses his new book on the injustices of Bush-era politics and globalization.
The World Bank irresponsibly and recklessly continues to perpetuate the world’s dependence on climate-altering fossil fuels while profiting from carbon trading, a dubious remedy to climate change.
As it outsources emissions cuts, the World Bank is dealing from both ends of the climate change deck.