Archive | September, 2019

Cast the spotlight on financial injustice to tackle rising inequalities, says new report

26 September 2019 As the international community meets at the UN General Assembly to review progress towards the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), a new report launched by Citizens for Financial Justice argues that the increased and unregulated growth of the finance industry has been contributing to deepening inequalities across the world.  Spotlight on financial justice […]

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Gaining control – an MEP toolkit to get the EIB on track

Counter Balance’s new guide for MEPs aims at having parliamentarians monitor the European Investment Bank more closely. The ‘EU Bank’ is the biggest public bank in the world. Last year it spent EUR 65 billion and it is at the heart of investment plans designed at EU level. The bigger the EIB grows, the more […]

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Spotlight on financial justice – understanding global inequalities to overcome financial injustice

Citizens for Financial Justice new report – Spotlight on financial justice: understanding global inequalities to overcome financial injustice – is being released on Thursday 26 September 2019, to coincide with the High Level Dialogue on Financing for Development at the UN. The report was compiled by Citizens for Financial Justice partners and other contributors, coordinated […]

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Les contours encore flous d’une banque européenne pour le climat

Originally published on mediapart.fr 23 mai 2019 Par Christophe Gueugneau Emmanuel Macron en a fait la proposition en mars, son parti l’a reprise dans son programme. De même qu’EELV et le PS. Mais tout reste à faire quant à la création d’une banque européenne pour le climat, à commencer par convaincre les partenaires européens. ·  […]

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