Eurodad's questions ex-MasterCard chief Ajay Banga's nomination by the USA as their candidate for president of the World Bank Group. It is crucial that the next World Bank leader breaks with the past and has a vision for the future, but a Banga presidency will bring only more of the same.
Jean was previously a Senior Advisor at CIDSE, the international alliance of catholic development organizations based in Brussels. She also coordinated CIDSE’s finance advocacy for more than a decade and led the work of European and international civil society coalitions on the UN’s Financing for Development and Post-2015/SDG processes. Jean comes from Mumbai and was active in the human rights movement in India as a law student. She has a Master’s degree in International Law from the University of Utrecht, the Netherlands.