ADB: Strong Environmental and Social Safeguards Must Accompany Asia’s Infrastructure Drive

Asia’s spending on growth-boosting infrastructure is set to get a tailwind from development financing while the safeguard systems used by the Asian Development Bank (ADB) and other development banks as conditions for their loans are under international scrutiny.

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Publish Date: 21st December 2016

Last Updated: 8th January 2017

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