The Guardian mentions the Jubilee movement in an article on Kristalina Georgieva's selection as new IMF Managing Director. Read an excerpt below, and click here for the full story.
Georgieva’s brave new agenda at IMF threatened by economic storm clouds
If the IMF is to tackle inequality, Georgieva will need to turn the steering wheel almost as hard as she must on the environment. For some time the IMF has come under fire for only helping countries hit by natural disasters with loans they can ill-afford to pay back. The charity Jubilee Debt 2000, which campaigns against austerity and in favour of debt forgiveness for poor countries, says Georgieva should review IMF support for countries devastated by typhoons, tsunami’s and earthquakes.
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