Schedule of Policies and Strategies Subject to Public Consultations

ADB seeks the participation of its shareholders and other interested stakeholders during the development and/or review of its safeguard, sector, and thematic policies and strategies. In addition, ADB may consult with stakeholders on other policies and strategies as needed.

Document Title Category Details of External Consultations Board Discussion/Information Contact Person/Division
Safeguard Policy Statement (SPS) Policy Papers Q1/Q2 2021 W-paper: Q4 2021 (TBD)
R-paper: Q1 2022
B. Dunn, SDSS
Energy Policy Policy Papers Q3-Q4 2020 W-paper: Q1 2021
R-paper: Q4 2021
Y. Zhai, SDCC-ENE
Knowledge Management Action Plan (KMAP) 2020-2024 Other papers Consultations with DMCs conducted in Mar 2019 in Bangkok; revised version of the KMAP will be shared with RMs in November and December for engagement with DMC officials, as needed) Deep Dive with the Board, October 30, 2020;
second IBS: January 2021
G. Bhatta/S. Roth, SDCC-KC
Strategic Approach for Fragile and Conflict-Affected Situations (FCAS) and Small Island Developing States (SIDS) Other papers Q3 2020
Second round of external consultations: Dec 2020 – Jan 2021
Q1 2021 S. Tumiwa, SDTC
Country Partnership Strategy (CPS) Business Process Review Other papers Consultations with DMCs were held during Jun-Oct 2019 IBS: 19 Feb 2020
2nd IBS: 19 Oct 2020
IN-paper: Nov 2020
D. Oldfield, SPBP
Review of the Technical Assistance Reform Other papers Consultations with selected DMCs: Q3/Q4 2020 IBS: Q1 2021 A. Vogl, SPBP
Review of Resident Mission (RM) Operations Other papers Q2 2019-Q1 2020 IBS: Q2 2020
IN-paper: Q4 2020
B. Alimov, SPSI

* based on Status of Policy and Strategy Papers, and Other Documents under Preparation in ADB (as of 23 September 2020)