Q: Why establish a World Commission on the Social Dimension of Globalization?
A: The impact of globalization has been uneven, with some people benefiting more than others. To make globalization work for more people, it is necessary to move away from polemics and towards a better understanding of how the process affects people and their families. The ILO's Governing Body has created a high-level commission to report on the social dimension of globalization.
Q: What is the social dimension of globalization?
A: it affects people's lives in various ways, some good and some bad.
Q: Why the concern about the social dimension of globalization?
A: Globalization is an economic process that should be allowed to proceed unfettered. However, social infrastructure, including education, health, social welfare and legal and administrative systems, all play key roles in deciding whether countries and their people can take advantage of opportunities provided by globalization.
WHAT ARE THE
Q: What will be the format for the 2021 Spring Meetings?
A: The 2021 IMF-World Bank Spring Meetings will be held virtually.
Q: What will happen to the meetings of the International Monetary and Financial Committee (IMFC) and the Development Committee (DC)?
A: The IMF and World Bank Group will have their meetings as planned, but they will be virtual. Delegates will be able to find more information on IMF Connect.
Q: What about the release of IMF flagship publications such as the World Economic Outlook, the Global Financial Stability Report, and the Fiscal Monitor?
A: The IMF and World Bank will be holding virtual press conferences to release their flagship publications during the week of the Meetings.
Q: What arrangements are you proposing for the Parliamentary Network?
A: No, there will be no Parliamentary Network meeting during the 2021 Spring Meetings.
Q: What happens to the IMF and World Bank Programs of Events/Seminars?
A: The IMF and World Bank will be conducting their programs of events and seminars virtually this year.
Q: What are the benefits of IIF membership?
A: If you are a member organization, you are eligible to vote. If you are not a member organization, you are not eligible to vote.
Q: What can a World Commission contribute?
A: Independent commissions are useful for bringing together a wide variety of stakeholders and for thinking creatively about global issues, but they need political will to turn their proposals into action.
Q: What are the main criticisms of the World Bank and the IMF?
A: The World Bank and IMF are criticised for their lack of democratic governance, their negative impact on human rights and their environmental record.
Q: What are the Bretton Woods Institutions?
A: The Bretton Woods Institutions are the World Bank and the International Monetary Fund (IMF), which were set up at a meeting of 43 countries in Bretton Woods, New Hampshire, USA in 1944. Their aims were to help rebuild the postwar economy and to promote international economic cooperation.
Q: Who pays for the Fund and the Bank?
A: The International Monetary Fund (IMF) and the World Bank (WB) are two of the most important international financial institutions. They provide loans to countries in need and help to stabilize the global economy. The IMF is funded by member countries' contributions, while the World Bank's main source of funding is through the sale of bonds.
Q: What are the functions of the Integrity and Compliance Office?
A: The OFIC is responsible for managing the institutional level risk of Money Laundering and Terrorist Financing LA-FT, International Sanctions, and the functioning of the Integrity System (Anti-Fraud/Anti-Corruption), Other Prohibited Practices.
HOW DOES THE
Q: What does a “virtual meeting” format imply?
A: The World Bank and IMF are going to use the internet to do their work for them.
Q: How does my firm become a member of the IIF?
A: Complete the membership information request form and submit it to the IIF. The IIF will verify your organization's eligibility and send you more information about the benefits of membership, a dues quote, and a membership form. Once the IIF receives and approves your completed membership form, we will invoice your organization for annual dues. Upon receipt of payment, member organizations can access the IIF's resources and take advantage of its member benefits.
Q: How does the work of the World Commission relate to the issue of trade and labour standards?
A: There is no clear consensus on the relationship between trade liberalization and labour standards. However, there is general agreement that these standards are important in a globalizing world. The ILO is the relevant body for setting and administering these standards. WTO ministers have also recognized the importance of the ILO's work on the social dimension of globalization.
Q: How does the World Bank operate?
A: The World Bank is an institution that provides loans to developing countries in order to promote economic growth and development.
Q: How does the IMF operate?
A: The IMF's primary purpose is to promote international monetary cooperation and facilitate the growth of international trade. This is achieved by maintaining monetary exchange stability and assisting member countries who are experiencing balance of payments problems.
PARTICIPATING, ENGAGING, AND REPORTING AT CABEI EVENTS.
Q: How can media participate in any of the events?
A: The IMF and World Bank will be holding a series of press conferences to discuss the World Economic Outlook, World Bank Group President Jim Yong Kim, and more. Journalists can access the press conferences online.
Q: How can civil society ensure its voice is still heard if the Annual Meetings will no longer take place in person?
A: We're committed to listening to civil society groups through information sharing, dialogue, and consultation at the global, regional and national levels.
Q: How can I apply to a job in CABEI?
A: 1. Go to CABEI's website and create a LinkedIn account.
2. Search for CABEI's LinkedIn page.
3. Search for the position you are applying for or click here.
4. Then click on "simple application" and finally click on "apply".
Q: How can I apply for a loan?
A: The World Bank offers different financial instruments to the Sovereign Public Sector, the Non-Sovereign Public Sector, and the Private Sector. For more information about these instruments, please contact the respective Country Representative Office or visit the World Bank website.
Q: How do I file a complaint/report on possible irregularities, unethical situations, commission of prohibited practices or non-compliance with regulations in the use of funds, environmental and/or social impacts related to CABEI projects?
A: To file a complaint or report, you must go to the following link:.
BANK INFORMATION AND OFFERINGS.
Q: How can I participate in the Bank's annual health fairs and product offers?
A: You should contact the respective office to coordinate each fair or activity that the Bank carries out.
Q: Where can I find the Bank's financial statements?
A: The Central Bank of Nigeria's (CBN) balance sheet as of December 31, 2018 showed total assets of N8.7 trillion (US$24.3 billion), with foreign reserves accounting for N6.6 trillion (US$18.3 billion) or 76.2% of the total. The CBN's liabilities totaled N5.0 trillion (US$13.8 billion), with deposits from commercial banks accounting
Q: How often are the Bank's financial statements and notes published?
A: The Bank of England is a central bank located in the United Kingdom. It is responsible for the monetary policy of the UK and also regulates the financial sector. The Bank's financial statements are published quarterly and can be found at the following link.
Q: Where can I find CABEI's Institutional Strategy?
A: CABEI is focused on development in Latin America and the Caribbean through five main pillars: (1) financing, (2) technical cooperation, (3) knowledge, (4) risk management, and (5) innovation.
Q: How can I know the financial conditions offered by the Bank for its different modalities?
A: The Bank offers a variety of financial products and services to its customers, including loans, credit cards, and investment products. The Bank has a variety of terms and conditions that apply to its products and services, and customers should review these before using any of the Bank's products or services.
CABEI'S PROCUREMENT AND INTEGRITY FRAMEWORK AND DOCUMENTS.
Q: Where can I find information on the Procurement Policy Framework for CABEI projects?
A: CABEI's procurement policy framework is designed to ensure that projects are procured in a fair, transparent, and efficient manner. The framework includes guidelines on how to select and award contracts, as well as how to monitor and evaluate contractor performance.
Q: Where can I find the standard procurement execution documents for CABEI-financed projects?
A: There are three types of documents you will need in order to apply for a Schengen visa:
1. A valid passport or travel document
2. A completed and signed visa application form
3. A recent passport-style photograph
Q: Where can I find information on CABEI's LA-FT and Integrity regulations?
A: CABEI has a strict anti-money laundering and anti-fraud policy in place to protect its clients and employees.
NEWS AND PARTICIPATION OPPORTUNITIES.
Q: Where can I subscribe to get more information about news and notices of participation opportunities?
A: The easiest way to subscribe to a podcast is to find the podcast you want to subscribe to in iTunes, and then click the "Subscribe" button.
Q: Where can I get more information about the department?
A: No, the Department does not offer MA degrees, short-term courses, accelerated, part-time, visiting, long-distance, online, or external learning programs. The program is designed exclusively as a Ph.D. program and does not admit students who intend to do only a master’s degree; therefore, all admissions are only to the PhD program.