WBG/IMF Annual Meetings and Civil Society Policy Forum 2017

NGOs Call for Strengthening Executive Branch Oversight, Public Participation in Foreign Assistance through Agency Reform Process

“For over thirty years, BIC has been a leader in development finance reform, serving as an important resource for both local communities and decision makers in Washington..." House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi

Country Partnership Frameworks – Influencing World Bank Investments ‘Upstream’

World Bank projects and policies affect the lives and livelihoods of billions of people worldwide. If done right, this can be for the better, but decades of experience tell us that this is not always the case.

Risky Business: Will the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank choose to avoid funding coal in India?

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The Bank Information Center partners with civil society in developing and transition countries to influence the World Bank and other international financial institutions to promote social and economic justice and ecological sustainability.





BIC works to advocate for economic, social, cultural, and environmental rights. Currently, our principal campaign is for the World Bank’s Safeguards review.




BIC organizes workshops on issues like access to information and coordinate on project monitoring with civil society partners around the world.




BIC monitors high-risk or otherwise problematic projects throughout the world financed by Multilateral Development Banks (MDBs) like the World Bank Group.