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

Eurodad

Development banks have no business financing agribusiness

As public development banks gather at #FinanceInCommon2021, a coalition of more than 280 civil society organisations call for an immediate end to the financing of corporate agribusiness operations and speculative investments. 

  • Development Finance
  • Global Processes
Farwa Sial

Joint Statement on World Bank’s IDA20 replenishment

Today, AFRODAD, the Bretton Woods Project and Eurodad issued a joint statement ahead of the World Bank's International Development Association (IDA) October Forum, which will address critical issues regarding ongoing discussion over IDA20 replenishment. This comes ahead of a meeting of IDA Deputies later this month.

  • Development Finance
  • IFIs
Eurodad

Eurodad's proposals for a WB IDA20 replenishment package that delivers for the most vulnerable

Eurodad calls for an ambitious IDA20 replenishment package that ensures that developing countries have access to concessional resources to address their democratically-determined recovery needs.

  • Development Finance
  • IFIs
Eurodad

CSOs call for the fair channeling of Special Drawing Rights

280 civil society organisations and academics call on the G20 to agree fair channeling of Special Drawing Rights to countries who are in greater need.

  • Development Finance
  • IFIs
Eurodad

CSOs call on world leaders to end public finance for fossil fuels in 2021

Urgent action is needed to ensure 2021 marks the end of international public finance to fossil fuels. This would free up significant support for clean energy and a just and equitable transition worldwide.

  • Climate Finance
  • IFIs
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