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Official investigation finds ADB failed to consult Samoan people before pushing harmful land reforms

(Apia, 6 September 2016) – The Asian Development Bank’s internal watchdog has found there is evidence that ADB violated its operational policies in advising the Government of Samoa to adopt controversial land and financial sector reforms. The decision from the

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Samoa: Asian Development Bank-backed land and financial reforms

IDI has assisted a group of village chiefs in Samoa to file a complaint to the Accountability Mechanism of the Asian Development Bank (ADB), objecting to a series of ADB-backed reforms that could lead to the alienation of customary land. The

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Samoan chiefs to the Asian Development Bank: Hands off our customary land

(Apia, 30 August 2014) – A group of village chiefs filed an official complaint to the Asian Development Bank (ADB) today, objecting to a series of ADB-backed reforms that could lead to the alienation of customary land. The chiefs are

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AIIB criticized for funding fossil fuels despite assurances, India Climate Dialogue, June 25, 2018 Rights in poorer nations must be upheld as Thai firms go abroad, activists say, Thomson Reuters, April 9, 2018 Cambodian farmers sue Thai Sugar Group Mitr

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