Is the World Bank's Inspection Panel working the way it should?

Critics attack the World Bank's human rights record, while the institution's independent Inspection Panel has declined to formally investigate recent high profile cases. Is the World Bank's independent watchdog working how it should?

About the author

  • Jeff Tyson

    Jeff is a former global development reporter for Devex. Based in Washington, D.C., he covers multilateral affairs, U.S. aid, and international development trends. He has worked with human rights organizations in both Senegal and the U.S., and prior to joining Devex worked as a production assistant at National Public Radio. He holds a master's degree in journalism from Columbia University and a bachelor’s degree in international relations and French from the University of Rochester.