Contents with tag: people's development
As the International Monetary Fund and the World Bank Group (IMF-WBG) hold their 2019 Annual Meetings in Washington D.C. this mid-October, mass mobilisations have thwarted IMF-dictated austerity measures in another part of the Americas, in Ecuador.
The High-level Dialogue (HLD) on Financing for Development, held 26 Sept 2019, was reduced to a mere talk shop promoting private capital.
Civil society organizations are concerned that economic and political policies remain incoherent with the climate agenda.
There is a need to assert – especially in Southern countries – that national development strategies should be owned and led by the people.