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GAP Statement on World Bank Criticism of Forbes Article

Bea Edwards, July 09, 2012

In response to Richard Behar’s article in Forbes"The Fate of a World Bank Whistleblower,” the World Bank 

"Brand Spain" Questioned Following Corruption Scandal with Spanish Trust Funds at the IDB

Bea Edwards, July 08, 2012

*Este blog está en español debajo de la versión ingles.

Nota: El artículo ofrece hipervínculos para visión y descarga de documentos.

Murky Management of the Spanish Trust Fund at the IDB

Bea Edwards, May 09, 2012

moncloaAs the new Spanish government contemplates austerity measures in the face of an 8.5 percent of GDP budget deficit, cost-cutting officials might look to one of their Trust Funds at the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) to save some public money. Events related to allegations of mismanagement and improprieties continue to plague the $50 million Spanish General Trust Fund (FGE) there.

Gestión turbia de los Fondos Fiduciarios de España en el Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo (BID)

Bea Edwards, May 09, 2012

Traducción al español del artículo "Murky Management of Spanish Trust Fund at IDB", publicado el 9 de mayo de 2012 en la web de Government Accountability Project (GAP),

Nota: ¡El texto del artículo ofrece hipervínculos a todos los documentos citados, para su visión y descarga!

Jim Yong Kim Weak on Whistleblower Protections at Dartmouth

Bea Edwards, April 13, 2012

As president of Dartmouth University, President Obama’s nominee to head the World Bank, Jim Yong Kim, presides over extreme, traumatizing, pervasive, revolting and potentially illegal hazing at fraternities.

Whistleblower Protection Petition to Treasury Delivered as Geithner Testifies on MDBs

Shelley Walden, April 05, 2012

Shelley7.1Last week, GAP delivered copies of our joint petition, Prote

World Bank Advocates Public Financial Disclosures … Just Not for Itself

Bea Edwards, March 30, 2012

في نهاية هذا التقرير تجد ترجمة له باللغة العربية

Here at GAP, we were both shocked and pleased this morning to see that the World Bank advocates the public disclosure of financial assets by public officials as an effective anti-corruption measure.

Spanish Tribunal Will Audit IDB Trust Fund after Allegations of Illegalities and Impropriety

Bea Edwards, February 08, 2012

Two days ago, ABC España reported that the Spanish Tribunal de Cuentas