Read more about World Bank-Backed Projects Threaten Indigenous Communities’ Ways of Life
As a tribal group's homes burned in Kenya, a former World Bank official says the bank shut down his efforts to help defend their rights.
Read more about World Bank Projects Leave Trail of Misery Around Globe
Gladys Chepkemoi was weeding potatoes in her garden the day the men came to burn down her house. She is one of thousands of Kenyans who have been forced out of their homes since the launch of a World Bank-financed program. They are not alone.
Read more about How the World Bank Broke Its Promise to Protect the Poor
Over the past decade, the World Bank has regularly failed to enforce its own rules when it comes to resettling displaced people, with devastating consequences for some of the poorest and most vulnerable people on the planet.
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