Ahead of the Annual Meetings, international agency Oxfam urged the World Bank to sharpen and swiftly move forward on the new strategy to end poverty by 2030 and boost shared prosperity.
The World Bank’s board today gave the green light for an energy strategy which will limit its financing of coal-fired power plants to “rare circumstances” reflecting the lender’s increased focus on
Welcoming the publication of the World Bank report, Turn Down the Heat: Climate Extremes, Regional Impa
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The World Bank and International Monetary Fund need to ditch the ‘trickle down’ economics of the past and lead the fight against inequality if they are serious about the new target to end extreme poverty by 2030.
In response to the World Bank’s statement to
Acting head of Oxfam’s Washington office Didier Jacobs said:
A draft document entitled “A Common Vision for the World Bank Group”, which will be discussed