Posted September 29, 2016 by Gretchen Gordon

Corporate Accountability and Development in Africa

Participants engage in the Business and Human Rights Short Course – Photo credit: Centre for Human Rights On the African continent, “development” is big business. The banks that finance roads, energy and agriculture projects have a major impact on both governments and corporate acto

Posted August 23, 2016 by Gonzalo Roza

6 Questions as BRICS Bank Turns One

Last July 20-21, the city of Shanghai (China) hosted the First Annual Meeting of the New Development Bank (NDB), the multilateral financial institution established in 2015 by the BRICS countries (Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa). The event, which marked completion of the Bank’s