FPP E-Newsletter Special Edition on Safeguards, April 2013 (PDF Version)

FPP E-Newsletter Special Edition on Safeguards, April 2013
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FPP E-Newsletter Special Edition on Safeguards, April 2013 (PDF Version)

As multiple international agencies adopt and update their social and environmental policies, this special edition Forest Peoples Programme E-Newsletter reviews experiences of communities and civil society with the safeguard policies of various international financial institutions. 

The E-Newsletter contains articles on indigenous peoples’ experiences with safeguards in Asia, Peru and Central Africa, emphasising the importance of robust safeguard frameworks to ensure that development finance does no harm to people and the environment. It also features articles on safeguard issues at the World Bank; the Brazilian Development Bank; the African Development Bank; in forest and climate financing schemes and in the private sector. 

Click here to read the full newsletter in English.