The World Bank has released its Forest Action Plan, but civil society raised concerns, including regarding lack of impact in light of the outcomes of the safeguards review and the links to the Forest Carbon Partnership Facility.
Notes from a meeting at the IMF/World Bank CSO Forum at the 2016 spring meetings between World Bank executive directors and CSOs.
The best books and papers on the World Bank and IMF from 2015.
This Inside the Institutions looks at the World Bank's new country engagement model, including the systematic country diagnostic and country partnership framework.
This Inside the Institutions looks at the World Bank's new global practices and cross-cutting solutions areas that were established to improve how staff share knowledge internally and externally.
A series of reports by the World Bank’s Independent Evaluation Group raised further concerns over the Bank’s performance, as internal staff discontent continues.
Olivier Blanchard, IMF's chief economist, to leave for US think tank Peterson Institute.
The World Bank is conducting a formal consultation on a new gender strategy concluding 31 July.
World Bank’s high-level support for private education providers is condemned by the UN Special Rapporteur, NGOs and academics.
As obituaries are written for the World Bank, a new blog published in the Financial Times, reveals how the IMF is set to become indispensable.