Tag: Asian Development Bank

Letter to NGOs from ADB Vice President,

May 7, 2000) Thank you for your invitation to ADB to attend the People’s Forum 2000. I appreciate the final statement of the People’s Forum that you presented to me. I also wish to thank you for allowing me to present President Chino’s letter to the People’s Forum.

Water levy is the last straw

(May 4, 2000) For the past 40 years, countless farm families in Thailand have lost their lands, livelihoods and health through various mega-projects funded by multilateral development banks, including the ADB. But the ADB’s latest scheme to impose water charges on poor farmers is the last straw.