NGO Forum on ADB
active in the following countries
works with Both ENDS on
NGO Forum on ADB works together with Both ENDS on critically following projects and programmes financed by the Asian Development Bank (ADB). Together they try to influence the policy of the ADB in making it more sustainable and socially acceptable.
added value of partnership
Both ENDS and NGO Forum on ADB go far back and have always had a close partnership. Together they protect local communities against the negative enviromental and social impact of ADB sponsored projects.
Both ENDS supported NGO Forum on ADB on establishing a more transparent and participative application of ADB projects in Asia and the Pacific region.
Both ENDS supports Forum in the policy interaction with the ADB, making sure social and environmental rights are respected.
Development banks should comply with strict environmental and human rights rules to ensure that their projects benefit and do not harm the poorest groups. Both ENDS monitors the banks to make sure they do.