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Sep 25, 2018
Renewable energy continues to take precedence as a major economic development goal for Nepal. In striving to achieve the country’s vast hydropower potential, the Government recognizes the need to revamp and align national environmental and social safeguards with good international industry practices. With the technical support of IFC, the Government of Nepal has prepared this guidance manual for developers in line with the country's Environmental Impact Assessment Guidelines.
Jan 2, 2017
This poster presents the fishes of the Nam Ou River Basin in Lao PDR providing the species' scientific names in English and Lao languages.
Mar 11, 2016
This presentation introduces a diversity of environmental and social standards and tools used in the hydropower sector ranging from IFC's Performance Standards to cumulative impact assessment, IHA's Assessment Protocol, Environmental Impact Assessments, and Social Impact Assessments.
Oct 7, 2015
IFC has prepared a set of Guidance Notes, corresponding to the Performance Standards on Environmental and Social Sustainability. These Guidance Notes offer helpful guidance on the requirements contained in the Performance Standards, including reference materials, and on good sustainability practices to improve project performance.
Jul 1, 2014
This Handbook demonstrates a technical means of integrating environmental and social concerns into company management, so that a business can become more effective in reducing its impact on the environment, its workers and its neighboring communities.
Mar 17, 2014
This manual is an essential component of the larger IFC and the specific CES risk management system. The manual describes how IFC conducts its due diligence for the business activities under consideration.