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The annual reports of the Accountability Mechanism summarizes ADB's achievements in showing its commitment to the principles of accountability, transparency, openness, and public consultation.
This annual report presents the achievements and accomplishments of the Office of the Special Project Facilitator and the Office of the Compliance Review Panel for ADB’s Accountability Mechanism in 2021.
This annual report details how ADB’s Office of the Special Project Facilitator and Office of the Compliance Review Panel handled concerns of people affected by ADB-assisted projects during the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic.
ADB’s Accountability Mechanism provides a forum where people adversely affected by ADB-assisted projects can seek solutions to their problems and report alleged noncompliance with the bank’s operational policies and procedures.
This annual report presents initiatives and activities that ADB’s Office of the Special Project Facilitator and Compliance Review Panel have undertaken as of 2018.
This report discusses functions and activities of the two arms of the ADB Accountability Mechanism for 2017 and presents their joint endeavors held in North America, Asia, and Europe.
Integral to improving the lives of people in Asia and the Pacific is the establishment of a mechanism in ADB for addressing project-related complaints by affected people.
ADB Accountability Mechanism activities in 2015 focused on building skills and capacity within ADB, and among implementing agencies and other stakeholders through training and knowledge-sharing programs.
Gaining feedback, learning lessons from past activities and using them imaginatively for charting its future course was the guiding principle for the Accountability Mechanism’s activities during 2014.
This report summarizes Accountability Mechanism operations during 2013 within the context of specific ADB-assisted projects.
This report outlines the activities of the Office of the Special Project Facilitator in 2012, the introduction of the new Accountability Mechanism policy that is expected to lead to quicker resolution of project-related complaints.