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How infrastructure is shaping the world

Counter Balance has explored in recent years the new wave of large-scale infrastructure projects being financed all over the world, seeking to understand the main drivers behind the new “global infrastructure agenda”, “what are the risks it entails?” and how to challenge it. As part of this work on infrastructure financing, specific attention has been paid to “mega-corridors” promoted by financial institutions and numerous governments. This report, based on a research undertaken by Nick Hildyard from the Corner House, is a first step in analysing the drivers behind these “mega-corridors” and informing a wider public of the challenges related to them.