BankTrack to Equator Principles banks; ‘get the Outside Job done’

23 October 2011 - BankTrack

BankTrack, the global NGO network monitoring private sector bank operations, calls upon the Equator Principles Financial Institutions (EPFIs) to ensure that the next version of Equator Principles will better deliver on their core  Outside Job; make a positive difference to project affected communities and to the environment. The Equator Principles Association, meeting this week in Washington DC for their Annual Meeting, is about to publish the draft text of the new version of the Equator Principles (EPIII). The update became necessary after the International Finance Corporation recently adopted a new version of their Performance Standards, to which the Equator Principles are pegged. Read More.