Development Finance

Eurodad

New report exposes failure of public-private partnerships (PPPs)

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  • Climate Finance

History RePPPeated II - Why Public-Private Partnerships are not the solution

This is the second in a series of reports providing an in-depth analysis of various kinds of PPP projects through seven case studies across different sectors, such as education, health, transport and water, and in countries like Liberia, Scotland, Spain, India, Mexico, Peru and Nepal. It also analyses emerging trends, particularly in light of the Covid-19 pandemic and the multiple crises facing the world.

 

  • Publicly-backed Private Finance
Maria Jose Romero

COP27 misses the point again, failing to push rich nations to meet climate finance commitments

COP27 only delivered one part of the climate finance puzzle, namely a Loss and Damage Fund. Developed countries need to step up their efforts to repay the climate debt so all countries are able to pursue sustainable development.

  • Climate Finance
Eurodad
Leia Achampong

The clarion call for climate finance at COP27

The UN Climate Conference (COP27) is currently taking place in Egypt. Tackling climate change requires a global effort; so it is crucial that the quality and quantity of international climate finance for countries in the global south is strengthened. Two key markers of success at COP27 are whether countries agree to a Loss and Damage Finance Facility, and whether the post-2025 climate finance goal will cover loss and damage.

  • Climate Finance

69 CSOs welcome landmark General Comment by African Commission on States' obligations to public services

69 civil society organisations welcome the publication yesterday of the African Commission on Human and Peoples’ Rights (African Commission) landmark General Comment detailing States’ obligations with regard to public services, such as education, healthcare and water. This is a major step forward to consolidate the human rights and legal framework, in a context where public services have emerged as one of the critical tools to address the climate, health, food, and inequality crises of the last years.

  • Development Finance

APMDD and Eurodad reaction to the Finance in Common (FiC) Summit

Joint reaction by the Asian Peoples' Movement on Debt and Development (APMDD) and Eurodad to the third and first face-to-face edition of the Finance in Common (FiC) Summit.

  • Development Finance
Eurodad
Chiara Mariotti

Analysis: World Bank and IMF failure to address the global polycrisis makes systemic reform even more urgent

Last week’s meetings proved yet again that without fundamental reform to how both the World Bank and IMF are governed, and how they ultimately operate, the same mistakes will be repeated again and again. And that is unacceptable.

  • Development Finance
  • IFIs