IFC Performance Standard Guidance Notes (3: Pollution Prevention and Abatement, ,4: Community Health, Safety, and Security, and 6: Biodiversity Conservation and Sustainable Management of Living Natural Resources)
Water and Communities
Jan 6, 2012
International Finance Corporation
IFC has prepared a set of Guidance Notes, corresponding to the Performance Standards on Environmental and Social Sustainability. These Guidance Notes offer helpful guidance on the requirements contained in the Performance Standards, including reference materials, and on good sustainability practices to improve project performance. These Guidance Notes are not intended to establish policy by themselves; instead, they explain the requirements in the Performance Standards.