FoE Japan has been working on strengthening the safeguard policy of International Financial Corporation (IFC), the private sector arm of the World Bank Group. During the last IFC's Safeguard Policies revision, FoE Japan worked with other Japanese and international NGOs. We studied and analyzed them, and then forwarded our recommendations not only to the IFC but also to the Japanese Ministry of Finance.

-Comments on Draft Sustainability Policy, Performance Standards and Disclosure Policiy Version Two (January 21. 2011)

-Comments on Draft Performance Standards and Disclosure Policy Version One (July 9. 2010)

-Submission by Civil Society Organizations to the IFC on the Performance Standards and Disclosure Policy(Mar.2010)

-Recommendations to IFC on Performance Standards and Policy on Disclosure of Information(Nov. 2009)