Consultation on the assessment of the agency-level use of Country Safeguard System for Environment and Land Acquisition and Resettlement | Asian Development Bank

Consultation on the assessment of the agency-level use of Country Safeguard System for Environment and Land Acquisition and Resettlement

Event | 7 - 8 February 2019 Yogyakarta, Indonesia (Artotel, Jl. Kaliurang KM 5.6)

Description

Country Safeguard System (CSS) means a country’s legal and institutional framework, consisting of its national, subnational, or sectoral implementing institutions and relevant laws, regulations, rules and procedures that pertain to the policy areas of environmental and social safeguards. Under ADB’s Safeguard Policy Statement 2009 (SPS), the use of CSS for an ADB financed project can be at the national, subnational, sector, or agency level. Read more about the agency-level use of CSS assessment

The draft final report and the action plan have been disclosed. Consultations during the preparation of the assessments were conducted in several cities during the period April 2017-July 2018, involving government institutions, academe, and civil society organizations. Read the summary of previous consultations

This consultation with civil society organizations in Yogyakarta (for involuntary resettlement on 7 February 2019, and on environment on 8 February 2019) will focus on discussing the agency-level use of the CSS. Please see the agenda.

Objectives

  1. share the assessment findings and action plan;
  2. hear the feedback from the peer reviewers; and
  3. receive feedback from the participants.

Target Participants

Participation is open for civil society organizations and its members.

How to register

To register, please contact Suzana or phone number +62 21 29927388.