- Russia says it is considering a challenge to US nominee to head World Bank
Reuters, 8 March
- Banga’s nomination has Empire written all over it
Eurodad, 2 March
- A memo to the next World Bank president
Projet Syndicate, 2 March
- US pick to head World Bank, ex-Mastercard CEO Banga, starts ‘charm offensive’
Reuters, 1 March
Join civil society and individuals demanding the end of the ‘gentlemen’s agreement’ and calling for a merit-based, open and transparent World Bank presidential selection process.
Statement calling on the World Bank shareholders to ensure a merit-based, open and transparent World Bank presidential selection process and an end of the ‘gentlemen’s agreement’ that has characterised the leadership ‘race’ at the World Bank and IMF since their establishment.