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News and analysis on complex policy issues by experts in their field.

Eurodad

Join Eurodad and partners at the WBG/ IMF Annual Meetings

Join Eurodad and partners at the World Bank Group - International Monetary Fund Annual Meetings this October

  • Development Finance
Daniel Munevar

A debt pandemic: Impact of the crisis in developing countries

This series of infograms and charts highlight the increasing impact of debt and the Covid-19 pandemic in the global south.

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  • Debt Justice
  • Subtopic
Eurodad

Open letter and joint CSO statement on the EIB Environmental and Social Sustainability Framework

Eurodad joins Counter Balance and other CSOs to call on the European Investment Bank to use the ESSF review to truly make the EIB  responsible lender.

  • Climate Finance
  • IFIs
Leia Achampong

Eurodad submission to the EIB Environmental and Social Sustainability Framework consultation: Standard 5 Climate Change

Eurodad's response outlines recommendations on the need to reflect climate risks, climate impacts and vulnerabilities.

  • Climate Finance
  • Global Processes
Julia Ravenscroft

Eurodad media comment – Inclusive Framework statement on new global tax rules

Following last month’s tax agreement by the G7, the OECD-led Inclusive Framework has published a statement on the proposals for new global tax rules. 

  • Tax Justice
Julia Ravenscroft

Eurodad comment on the “LuxLetters scandal”

Today, a new international tax scandal known as LuxLetters was revealed by Le Monde, Die Süddeutsche Zeitung, El Mundo, Woxx and Investigative Reporting Project, in cooperation with Tax Justice Network and The Signals Network. 

  • Tax Justice

NGOs letter on the EIB’s review process of the Environmental and Social Sustainability Framework

This joint advocacy letter urges the European Investment Bank to ensure a meaningful public consultation. 

  • Climate Finance
  • IFIs

Joint Civil Society Letter to the EIB Board of Governors

On June 18, the European Investment Bank's board of governors are convening. Together with 24 other Civil Society Organisations, we are asking the bank to reform. By following the six steps outlined in our open letter, Finance Ministers can transform EIB into a public bank that works for everyone. 

 

Christopher Hope

Special Drawing Rights: Saving the global economy and bolstering recovery in pandemic times

A summary of key issues emerging from recent high-level event on SDR recycling mechanisms, funds, and vehicles.

This is a guest blog written by Bhumika Muchhala (Senior Policy Researcher on Global Economic Governance, Third World Network), and Christopher Hope (Policy Officer, Bretton Woods Project).

  • Development Finance
  • IFIs
Eurodad

62 CSOs deliver open letter on the Debt Transparency Initiative (DTI) to OECD, G20 and European Commission

62 civil society organisations and global networks across the world have published an open letter expressing their concerns about the design, consultation process and establishment of the ‘inadequate’ OECD Debt Transparency Initiative (DTI).

  • Debt Justice
  • Debt Resolution
Daniel Munevar

Infogram: Debt, Colombia and Covid-19

Covid-19 has left Colombia in a precarious position. The following infographic highlights why urgent multilateral support is needed to help the country address its debt burden.

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  • Debt Justice
  • Global Processes
Daniel Munevar

Infogram: Sovereign Bonds and the Covid-19 Debt Crisis

Dive deeper into key Sovereign Bond data from Sleep now in the fire: Sovereign Bonds and the Covid-19 Debt Crisis in this interactive infographic.

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  • Debt Justice
  • Global Processes