ADB: Holding Statement: Cambodia Railway Rehabilitation Project – Complaint Filed to Australian Human Rights Commission

The ADB has announced it is carefully reviewing recommendations set forth in a complaint filed with the Australian Human Rights Commission (AHRC) about the Cambodia Railway Rehabilitation Project and is committed to working closely with the Government of Cambodia and the Australian Agency for International Development (AusAID) to address outstanding issues. The Bank claims some of the concerns raised in the complaint are being already addressed through its Accountability Mechanism, and that ADB is fully committed to ensuring full compliance with its safeguards. For more, click here.