IFC Performance Standard 5 - Land Acquisition and Involuntary Resettlement
01 Jan 2012
Author - International Finance Corporation
Performance Standard 5 recognises that project-related land acquisition and restrictions on land use can have adverse impacts on communities and persons that use this land. Involuntary resettlement refers both to physical and economic displacement as a result of project-related land acquisition and/or restrictions on land use.
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