Civil Society warns of the impact of the World Bank’s proposals for safeguards

Civil Society warns of the impact of the World Bank’s proposals for safeguards

360 civil society groups and indigenous peoples’ organisations have endorsed a statement warning the World Bank that the newly proposed safeguard system risks increasing the burden on vulnerable communities and undermining years of progressive developments in the recognition by financial institutions of the need to adhere to best standards in development.

Click here to read the statement.