Rethinking Bretton Woods | Mon, Feb 26, 2007
"WASHINGTON, Mar 13 (IPS) - An independent review of the International Monetary Fund's operations in Africa says the lender's work is
confused, vague, lacks transparency and suffers from a large gap between rhetoric and practice."
Global Women's Project | Tue, Sep 6, 2005
"The MDGs represent an attempt to articulate, at the highest political level and in a comprehensive fashion, the priority areas of social, economic and environmental development that need to be pursued in order to reduce poverty and enable sustainable development. The multi-dimensional nature of the goals makes them an important step beyond the use of economic growth as an indirect measure of poverty reduction. The goals are not perfect, nor are they ambitious enough, but their achievement would mark a major step towards a more just world."
Rethinking Bretton Woods | Fri, Mar 11, 2005
The current momentum around debt relief and development issues in general offers an opportunity that all those concerned with achieving further debt cancellation for the poorest countries cannot afford to miss.