In the Spotlight
Good Practice Guidance for the Management and Control of Asbestos: Protecting Workplaces and Communities from Asbestos Exposure Risks
This publication aims to increase awareness of the health risks associated with asbestos in the workplace and provides recommendations and checklists on avoiding and managing the risks of exposure.
The Jaipur Metro Line 1B project financed by ADB started operations in September 2020. After initiating construction, two ancient tanks were discovered in the process of safeguards work which resulted in measures to dismantle the tanks and recreate one of the two tanks.
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.