Press Coverage

Pourquoi ‘Banque mondiale’ et ‘agroécologie’ ne font pas bon ménage?

Source: CADTM October 15, 2019 Renaud Vivien La Banque mondiale (BM) a pour mission officielle « de mettre fin à l’extrême pauvreté dans le monde…

Mass Dispossession Through the Commodification of Land

Source: Amandla African News Weekly June 26, 2019 Under a new scheme, the World Bank seems intent on dismantling customary land laws…

The World Bank is driving a failed strategy in the DRC

Source: The Africa Report April 23, 2019 In the DRC, the Bukanga Lonzo Debacle shows that agro-industrial parks are a false solution…

World Bank Dispossessing Rural Poor

Source: IPS April 18, 2019 KUALA LUMPUR and SYDNEY, Apr 18 2019 (IPS) – The World Bank’s Enabling the Business of Agriculture (EBA) project, launched…

New Report Shows How World Bank Enables Corporate Land Grabs

Source: April 24, 2019 Alnoor Ladha, Truthout At the World Bank’s annual meeting this month, the Bank’s new president and former Trump…

The highest bidder takes it all: The World Bank’s new scheme to privatise land in the Global South

Source: The Bretton Woods Project April 4, 2019 Frédéric Mousseau SUMMARY The World Bank is launching an unprecedented attack on the commons…

Un Nouvel Indicateur Foncier Au Service De La Logique Néolibérale

Source: SOS FAIM March 27, 2019 – Défis Sud – Doing Business (DB) d’abord, Enabling the Business of Agriculture (EBA) ensuite. Les…

Trapped in the rubble, the Palu earthquake shows the cost of the World Bank’s pro-business agenda in Indonesia

Source: Lifegate October 17, 2018 The World Bank’s pro-business agenda has led to lax and risky construction rules in Indonesia, a fact…

Off the land: How the World Bank is facilitating rural dispossession

Third World Economics 16 – 30 September 2018 Through its Enabling the Business of Agriculture programme, the World Bank is paving the…

The wrongdoings of the Doing Business Rankings and the Corporate Take-Over of Agriculture

Source: Bretton Woods Project March 14, 2018 Frederic Mousseau Under the campaign ‘Our Land Our Business’, NGOs, trade unions, farmers’ organisations, consumer and…

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