World Bank Turns Its Back on Rights Protections for the Poor

World Bank Turns Its Back on Rights Protections for the Poor

PRESS RELEASE (July 29 2014)

World Bank Turns Its Back on Rights Protections for the Poor: Global civil society response gathers momentum

Grave concerns are held by civil society regarding the proposed weakening of the World Bank’s protections for land rights and land tenure in the leaked new draft Environmental and Social Standards.

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