Summary of the Analytical Study for the Safeguard Policy Review: Community and Occupational Health and Safety (Draft for Consultation)

Institutional Document | November 2021

This document is a summary of a benchmarking study of selected multilateral financial institutions’ safeguards policies against the Safeguard Policy Statement, focusing on community and occupational health and safety.

It is one of analytical studies being conducted for the safeguard policy review and update. The draft analytical study compares ADB’s approach to community and occupational health and safety with that of other multilateral financial institutions. The comparative assessment covers the following areas:  overall structure, objectives and scope; assessment and management of risks to communities and workers; infrastructure, materials and traffic safety, as well as emerging themes such as ecosystem services, resilience to natural hazards, and climate change. 

Contents 

  • Introduction
  • Methodology
  • Community and Occupational Health and Safety in ADB SPS, 2009
  • Community and Occupational Health and Safety Study Findings

Additional Details

Type
Subjects
  • ADB administration and governance
  • Safeguards
  • Social development and protection
  • Social protection - labor and employment
Pages
  • 8
Dimensions
  • 8.5 x 11

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