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Cuba’s road to the World Bank

By David Bosco Scott Morris at the Center for Global Development wonders if the rapprochement between Washington and Havana will finally usher Cuba back into the World Bank: Cuba withdrew its membership from the World Bank in 1960…establishing membership will … Continue reading

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World Bank scolded on human rights

By David Bosco A few days ago, a group of United Nations human rights experts released a quite unusual letter that sharply criticized the World Bank for its treatment of human rights. More than two dozen UN special rapporteurs and … Continue reading

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World Bank releases third report on climate change impact

By David Bosco The World Bank has announced the release of the third in a series of major reports it has commissioned on the impact of climate change. The new iteration, authored by the Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research, … Continue reading

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