How to hold new types of development finance to account? An action plan for multilateral development banks /
New forms of finance for development projects are creating problems in terms of accountability. As MDBs increase their lending to financial intermediaries compliance with social and environmental policy becomes much harder.Read More
“Global Environmental Governance and The Accountability Trap” will be launched in Toronto, Canada, at the Munk School of Global Affairs and Public Policy. 6-8pm, Wednesday March 27Read More
Multilateral Development Banks (MDBs)
I wanted to use this space to draw some attention to my current research project on these international banks. These banks include the World Bank, World Bank Group and African, Asian, Inter-American Development Banks and the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development. Our project is focused on the mechanisms they use in creating and reinforcing change. More information on the project can be found at the link below.
I will be presenting, "Environmental Justice and the Accountability Mechanisms of the Multilateral Development Banks".
The conference will be held in Lund, Sweden, 9-11 October, 2017.
I will be presenting, "Achieving Environmental Justice Through MDB Accountability?" at the Environmental Justice conference.
It will be held at the Sydney Environment Institute at the University of Sydney, Monday 3 - Wednesday 5 November 2017