Review of National Resettlement Policies and Experience with Involuntary Resettlement Projects

Date: March 1998
Document Type: Technical Assistance Reports

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The TA will evaluate (i) the adequacy of selected resettlement policy and legal frameworks in the Bank's DMCs namely, Bangladesh, PRC, Indonesia, Nepal, Pakistan, Philippines and Vietnam; and (ii) the resettlement experience in ongoing Bank-financed projects. It will also identify a range of innovative resettlement approaches and prepare initial action plans for the participating DMCs. The results will be drawn upon during country consultations, project preparation, project supervision, and for any future revisions of the Bank's policy.