The IDB Board of Directors has approved a set of standards ( General Operational Policies and Sector Policies that include social and environmental safeguards applicable to all Bank-Financed Projects and that make sustainability an integral part of the Bank’s work.
These standards must be observed by all Bank personnel and serve as a guide for the identification of potential social and environmental impacts of Bank-Financed Projects.
These policies also establish the standards for informing and consulting with the region’s population that Bank-Financed Projects must meet.
The purview of the MICI focuses on the areas relevant to its mandate. The principal Relevant Operational Policies are:
The strategies, guidelines, procedures, or standards approved solely by Bank Management are not within the scope of the MICI’s work.