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Rethinking Bretton Woods | Tue, Apr 15, 2014

Center of Concern Holds Events at World Bank/IMF Spring Meetings

During the week of April 7, the Rethinking Bretton Woods Project advocated for justice during the Spring meetings of the World Bank and International Monetary Fund. The project was involved in several events that discussed investment climate, infrastructure, and the effects of Federal Reserve policies on developing countries and external debt. Photo by Center of Concern/C Bain

 

Rethinking Bretton Woods | Sun, Apr 13, 2014

RBW to Address UN Meeting on Financing for Development

On April 15, 2014, RBW Project Director Aldo Caliari will address the Special high-level meeting of ECOSOC with the World Bank, the International Monetary Fund, the World Trade Organization and the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development. The meeting, which this year takes place on the days of April 14 and 15, is held every year at the UN Headquarters in New York, and is part of the follow-up to the Financing for Development Conference.  Read the agenda for this meeting. Photo CC/UN ECOSOC/ Jon Gosier 

 

Rethinking Bretton Woods | Sat, Apr 5, 2014

Investment climate, global economy, external debt: RBW events this week (April 2014)

The Rethinking Bretton Woods Project of the Center of Concern will be involved in the following events in the occasion of the upcoming Spring meetings of the World Bank/ IMF (All events are to be held at the World Bank I Building, at 1850 I St, N.W. Accreditation to attend World Bank/ IMF meetings is required).

Rethinking Bretton Woods | Thu, Feb 27, 2014

Center of Concern and Institute for Applied Economic Research Convene International Seminar to Analyze Macroeconomic Impacts of Global Value Chains

Rio de Janeiro—International seminar participants evaluate global value chain trading trends of developing countries and alert economic communities to the impact of inaccurate data reporting of domestic imports and exports. Click here for full press release. 

Civil Society Organizations Offer Inputs into World Bank Trade Strategy Consultation (July 2010)

Rethinking Bretton Woods | Wed, Aug 4, 2010

Civil Society Organizations Offer Inputs into World Bank Trade Strategy Consultation (July 2010)

Click here for the Submission into the World Bank Trade Strategy Consultation (pdf).

Click here for the Submission into the World Bank Trade Strategy Consultation. (doc)

Click here to access the World Bank Background Document on which comments were offered.

RBW Project speaks in Congressional Hearings on Debt and Responsible Lending (November 2007)

Rethinking Bretton Woods | Thu, Nov 29, 2007

RBW Project speaks in Congressional Hearings on Debt and Responsible Lending (November 2007)

On November 8 2007, RBW staff Aldo Caliari joined other members of Jubilee USA as a witness in hearings of the U.S. House of Representatives Committee on Financial Services, on the Jubilee Act for Responsible Lending and Expanded Debt Cancellation of 2007.

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