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Lawsuit Accuses World Bank Arm Of 'Mission Failure'

International Consortium of Investigative Journalists | Michael Hudson & Barry Yeoman | Posted 04.23.2015 | Business

The World Bank Group caused serious harm to fishers, farmers and villagers in northwest India by bankrolling a giant coal-fired power plant on an ecol...

New Report Once Again Shows Danger of MDB Financing for Large Fossil Fuel Projects

Nicole Ghio | Posted 06.21.2015 | Green
Nicole Ghio

Following decades of detrimental overseas coal project financing by MDB, there has been meaningful progress made to secure new policies at MDBs to limit this type of financing. But despite this progress, there are some entrenched interests that refuse to get with the times.

Tata Mundra: World Bank Group's Guide to Breaking Your Own Rules

Nezir Sinani | Posted 03.28.2015 | Green
Nezir Sinani

Having a policy and enforcing the policy are two totally different and separate things. After all, law without enforcement is no law at all.

Modi, Energy and the Indian Elections

Justin Guay | Posted 06.07.2014 | Politics
Justin Guay

With the coal-gate scandal defining the politics of corruption, the fact that Modi's chief ministership has overseen this laundry list of impacts associated with some of the world's largest coal projects will undoubtedly darken the saffron candidate's image.

India to USA: 'Coal-Gate' is Everywhere

Justin Guay | Posted 10.31.2012 | Politics
Justin Guay

From India to the US average citizens are getting screwed by the coal industry coming and going. They give these corporations their public assets for fire sale prices, then they let them raise their rates when they make bad business decisions.