The World Bank and Other Financial Institutions
“Poverty alleviation,” “sustainability,” “prosperity” and "development" are key words in the public relations materials of the World Bank, its private arm, the International Financial Corporation (IFC), and other development finance agencies. In reality, the policies, programmes and projects promoted by these institutions have time and again caused more poverty, violence and forest destruction.
Publications 6 April 2021
WRM Bulletin Compilation. Available in English and Indonesian.
Publications 6 July 2020
Company plans 75,000 hectare expansion of Industrial Tree Plantations in Seven Countries in the Global South: Sierra Leone, Ghana, Uganda, Ethiopia, Peru, Ecuador and Paraguay. Download the leafelt to know more about the company and why communities should be alert.
Publications 25 April 2006
Publications 8 April 2005
Broken Promises: How World Bank Group policies and practice fail to protect forests and forest peoples’ rights’
Publications 17 October 2002
Publications 17 September 2002
Publications 9 December 1996