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23 Mar 2022 Case updates

Dispute Resolution Monitoring Updates

This page highlights cases in the CAO Dispute Resolution (DR) Monitoring sub-phase of our DR case-handling process, based on the case disclosure practice highlighted in the CAO Policy

 

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07 Mar 2022 News

Suspension of CAO Casework in Ukraine

Washington, D.C., March 7, 2022

CAO is shocked and saddened by the situation in Ukraine and concerned for the safety and well-being of our colleagues, complainants, IFC and MIGA clients, and other...

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16 Feb 2022 Zirra Banu News

Highlighting 20 years of Accountability

Marking a new era—with the adoption and implementation of the 2021 CAO Policy—this year we released “CAO in Numbers”,  an interactive digital report gathering insights from over two decades of CAO...

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25 Jan 2022 Impact & data

CAO in Numbers

As we begin a new chapter at the Compliance Advisor Ombudsman (CAO)—marked by the new policy governing our work—we have conducted an in-depth review of our cases since our inception in the year 2000.

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27 Dec 2021 News

Assessment of Sugar Refining Project in Yemen Completed

In November, CAO completed the assessment of a complaint from Yemen regarding IFC’s investment in Hayel Saaed Anam (HSA) Group’s food processing operations and the case has been referred to CAO’s...

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23 Dec 2021 News

Wind Energy Case in Jordan Closes After Compliance Appraisal

CAO released a compliance appraisal report in November 2021 regarding a wind energy project in Jordan financed by IFC. The appraisal was initiated in April 2021 to assess concerns raised about noise...

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Al Rajef Wind Farm, Jordan - Photo Credit - Alcazar Energy
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