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New ADB proposal draws NGOs' criticism

  • Lilian Budianto

    The Jakarta Post

Jakarta | Wed, February 13 2008 | 02:06 pm

PREMIUM The Asian Development Bank's (ADB) move to revise its 1995 safeguard policy drew strong criticism from Indonesian civil society organizations Tuesday. The policy contains rules for debtors carrying out development projects funded by the ADB. The Manila-based bank said the policy update was aimed at avoiding, minimizing or mitigating the adverse environmental impacts, social costs ...