Chron 20c Hist Bus Comer. Please help improve it by removing references to unreliable sourceswhere they are used inappropriately. The bank has been criticized over its role and relevance in the food crisis. The police calls for accountability and transparency in operations and the timely response to requests for information and documents. This page was last edited on 25 Novemberat The gradual emergence of Asian economies in the latter part of the decade spurred demand for better infrastructure to support economic growth. Archived from the original on
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Environmental and human rights activists say ADB's environmental safeguards policy as well as policies for indigenous peoples and involuntary resettlementwhile usually up to international standards on paper, are often ignored in practice, are too vague or weak to be effective, or are simply not enforced by bank officials. A year later, Japanese Prime Minister Nobusuke Kishi announced that Japan intended to sponsor the establishment of a regional development fund with resources largely from Japan and other industrial countries. Deposits Held in Foreign Offices. ADB has 67 members as of 23 November Views Read Edit View history.