Involuntary Resettlement - Case Studies in India

Evaluation Document | 1 January 2008
The case studies presented in this report were conducted in preparation of the special evaluation study (SES) of the Asian Development Bank's (ADB) 1995 Policy on Involuntary Resettlement (IR). This SES was conducted by the Operations Evaluation Department (OED) upon the request of the Development Effectiveness Committee (DEC) of ADB's Board of Directors.

The case studies presented in this report were conducted in preparation of the special evaluation study (SES) of the Asian Development Bank's (ADB) 1995 Policy on Involuntary Resettlement (IR). This SES was conducted by the Operations Evaluation Department (OED) upon the request of the Development Effectiveness Committee (DEC) of ADB's Board of Directors. The evaluation of the IR Policy was carried out within a limited time frame so that it could contribute to the scheduled review process leading to the update of ADB's safeguard policies in 2008. It was completed September 2006.

Contents 

  • Introduction
  • Loan 1405-IND: Power Transmission (Sector) Project
  • Loan 1647-IND: Rajasthan Urban Infrastructure Development
  • Loan 1813-IND: Kolkata Environmental Improvement Project
  • Loan 1839 IND: Western Transport Corridor
  • Loan 1870-IND: West Bengal Corridor Development