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International CSOs Letter to Asian Development Bank (ADB) Opposing Phulbari Coal Project


By voice - Posted on 22 March 2008

64 International civil society organizations including VOICE stated to ADB Board of Directors in a joint statement to discontinue it's involvement with the Phulbari Coal Project, Bangladesh. The project has already raised serious concerns among the people about displacement, human rights violations, environmental degradation, as well as the violation of several ADB policies. The project is scheduled for approval by the ADB board on 3rd June 2008.

To read the full letter and the details and reasons behind the opposition to this project, download it below in PDF or Word format.

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