The TA will conduct due diligence in the following aspects: (i) the capacities pursued and methods introduced need to be compliant with principles/obligations under the World Trade
Organization and the Association of Southeast Asian Nations. They need also to be tailored to the needs of individual countries as identified in national SPS Action Plans and ADB's own
analysis; (ii) financial and economic viability will be assessed for the project investment, in particular cost-benefit, least cost and alternative analysis. Moreover, fiscal impacts of the
investments and recurrent costs will be assessed to ensure that the developing member countries (DMCs) can sustain the Project operation; (iii) public financial management,
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The Accountability Mechanism provides a forum where people adversely affected by ADB-assisted projects can voice and seek solutions to their problems and report alleged noncompliance of ADB's operational policies and procedures.
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