ADB Safeguards Submission

Submission for the Safeguard Review of the Asian Development Bank

Involuntary Resettlement
Nora Sausmikat, Dustin Schäfer, Knud Vöcking
Herausgeber: urgewald e.V.
Jahr: 2022

Displacement instead of development - the revision of protection standards in the ADB

The Asian Development Bank (ADB), chaired by Japan, is currently revising its environmental and social standards. Urgewald has been involved in the consultations since 2022, and the revised safeguard standards will be adopted in June 2023. This submission focusses on involuntary resettlement.