Coal-fired plant in Alberta. (Photo: / flickr)
Cheryl McNamara | Two years ago we met a senior adviser to the World Bank. Our request was simple and ambitious. We wanted the World Bank to stop financing all fossil fuel projects, especially coal.
Simon Butler | The World Bank delivered a brutal warning about the dangers of runaway climate change and called for rapid action to cut greenhouse gas emissions in a recent report.
Tariq Jeeroburkhan | Global thinkers have seen this as the solution to growing international problems since the Vietnam War, if not before.
Manuel Schulte | Africa is one of the key targets of a rush by investors to acquire more land. The land is easy to take control of because of the traditional system of ownership that exists in many African countries.
Michael Parenti
Riaz Sayani-Mulji, Ryan Sparrow | On this week's episode of Progressive Voices, we speak with world-renowned author, political scientist and activist Dr. Michael Parenti.
Activist Toolkit
| The World Bank's Open Data Initiative aims to provide all users with access to World Bank data