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CEE Bankwatch Network

Formally set up in 1995, the CEE Bankwatch Network is an international non-governmental organisation (NGO) with member organisations currently from 11 countries across the central and eastern European region. The aim of the network is to monitor the activities of the international financial institutions (IFIs) which operate in the region, to prevent the environmentally and socially harmful impacts of international development finance, and to propose constructive alternatives to their policies and projects in the region.
Its website holds studies and informations regarding projects funded by the World Bank or European banks.

Global Transparency Initiative

The Global Transparency Initiative (GTI) is an informal network of civil society organizations that are working together to overcome the secrecy surrounding the operations of the International Financial Institutions (IFIs).
Its website proposes an update on the network’s activities including recent reports and articles providing varied perspectives on IFI transparency and related issues, and a calendar of upcoming events.


BankTrack is a network of civil society organisations and individuals tracking the operations of the private financial sector and its effect on people and the planet. BankTrack members share the ambition to help contribute to a private financial sector accountable to society at large, through civil society education, private sector information, international campaigns and research.
Its website holds banktrack publications, public archives, picture galleries and links.

Bank Information Center

Founded in 1987, BIC partners with civil society in developing and transition countries to influence the World Bank and other international financial institutions (IFIs) to promote social and economic justice and ecological sustainability.
Its website displays information regarding Multilateral Development Banks, the US Government, policies and issues such as transparency and accountability and monitors various projects around the world.


IFIWatch Net is a network which connects organisations worldwide that monitor international financial institutions (IFIs) such as the World Bank, the IMF, and regional development banks.
The contents of the site can be viewed by topic, institution or region. Each of these sections then contains articles, newsletters and reports which pertain to this theme, as well as a list of organisations which focus on these issues. The is also a database of films on the World Bank, International Monetary Fund (IMF) and Regional Development Banks, as well as a calendar of international events.

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