Safeguard Policy Review

A source for the latest important information on the environmental and social safeguard policy review, development, and consultation process.

References on the Safeguard Policy Review

The following resources serve as consultation materials, guiding documents, and background information that aim to support ADB and its stakeholders in the review and update process.

Consultation materials

Phase 1 Stakeholder Engagement Materials

2009 Safeguard Policy Statement

Independent Evaluation Department evaluation reports

Technical Assistance projects supporting the review and update

Accountability Mechanism reports

Message from the Managing Director General

Managing Director General Woochong Um encourages stakeholders, including civil society, to take part in the consultation opportunities during the review of ADB's environmental and social safeguard policy.