In the Spotlight
The Safeguard Policy Statement (SPS) review and update process will adopt a robust Stakeholder Engagement Plan (SEP). The SEP describes the process and content for engagement with stakeholders throughout the SPS review and update process.
New Safeguard Policy Review website facilitates consultations during the review of ADB's environmental and social safeguard policy.
This advisory note identifies key measures and shares resources that can help prevent the transmission and spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) among workers and communities.
The Asian Development Bank’s (ADB) 2009 Safeguard Policy Statement (SPS) has played a positive role in avoiding or mitigating the unintended negative environment and involuntary resettlement impacts of its projects, says a review conducted by ADB’s Independent Evaluation Department (IED).