Building Good Governance into the Indonesian Sovereign Wealth Fund

This report examines best practices and outlines policy recommendations for the Indonesian Investment Authority.

Comments on IMF Surveillance Guidance

The IMF should adopt a ‘do no harm’ approach and commit to ensuring that IMF policy recommendations do not actively exacerbate inequalites.

Comments to EXIM Bank on Pemex Support

Friends of the Earth writes in strong opposition to the proposed support for Petróleos Mexicanos (Pemex), the Mexican state-owned oil company.

Cashing in on Crisis: How the World’s Largest Investors Fuel and Profit from Climate Change and Border Militarization

These industries are responsible for increasing greenhouse gas emissions, widespread environmental destruction, and gross human rights abuses.

Letter to EXIM on Domestic Financing

If EXIM provided domestic support for the fossil fuel industry as it did for Freeport LNG, such financing would undercut the Biden-Harris Administration’s climate commitments.

Letter to EXIM on refinery expansion in Indonesia

As the main purpose of the refinery is to produce gasoline and diesel, EXIM support for this project would be in violation of President Biden’s climate executive orders and plans.

Letter to EXIM on Malaysia petrochemical project

Friends of the Earth United States (FOE) writes to express deep concern for EXIM’s consideration of Pengerang Energy Complex (PEC) Petrochemical Project in Penerang, Johor, Malaysia.

Submission on the 2021 Development Policy Financing (DPF) Retrospective

DPFs make up a significant portion of World Bank financing, representing 26 percent of overall Bank financing in the latest Retrospective period covering July 2015 to June 2021.

Analysis: U.S. Restrictions on Public Finance for Overseas Energy Projects

Building on the commitment that the United States made in Glasgow to “end new direct public support for the international unabated fossil fuel energy sector by the end of 2022,” President Biden put forward a government-wide performance standard for all energy financing overseas.

Public Energy Finance Briefing (in Japanese)

Public Energy Finance Briefing (in Japanese)