News: BBOP members' World Bank Safeguards review comments

11 March 2016

The World Bank has been undergoing a third phase of consultations (closing 15 March) on a revised (second) draft of the proposed Environmental and Social Framework.  More information on this process can be found here.

This submission to the World Bank Safeguards Review Team was made on February 8, 2016 on behalf of Forest Trends, the Wildlife Conservation Society, who jointly host the BBOP Secretariat, as well as the following members of the Business and Biodiversity Offsets Programme (BBOP): deVilliers Brownlie Associates; eCountabilty Ltd.; The Environment Bank; EcoDecision; ECW Energy Ltd.; Fauna and Flora International (FFI); Resource Environmental Solutions, LLC; and the Zoological Society of London (ZSL); as well as the following individuals in their personal capacities and as members of the BBOP Executive Committee: Michael Jenkins, Preston Hardison, Sophie Le Pennec, Jessica Nordin, and Ernani Pilla.