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IPAM Policies and Guidance

IPAM operates according to the rules set out in the 2019 Project Accountability Policy (PAP) and its associated Guidance on Case Handling.

These documents describe:

  • IPAM's mandate, guiding principles, structure and governance.
  • Who can submit a request, how to submit and what information must be provided for processing.
  • The process that IPAM follows to address the concerns raised.
  • The criteria for decision making and the timelines of each fo the stages in case processing.

IPAM's Policy and Guidance are available below in different languages:

IPAM Project Accountability Policy IPAM Guidance Note on Case Handling
Arabic/عربى Arabic/عربى
Armenian/հայերեն Armenian/հայերեն
Bosnian/Bosanski Bosnian/Bosanski
Bulgarian/български Bulgarian/български
Croatian/Hrvatski Croatian/Hrvatski
English English
Georgian/ქართული Georgian/ქართული
Romanian/Română Romanian/Română
Russian/русский Russian/русский
Serbian/Српски Serbian/Српски
Turkish/Türk Turkish/Türk
Ukrainian/українська Ukrainian/українська


EBRD Policies that IPAM reviews

IPAM has the ability to review the Bank's compliance with two EBRD governance policies: the Environmental and Social Policy and the Access to Information Policy.  These policies are available at the links below.




Previous editions of EBRD accountability policies

Earlier versions of the EBRD's accountability policy were used to review cases handled before July 2020.  These historic policies, no longer in effect, are available below for information.

PCM Rules of Procedure 2014

English | русский | français | عربى | bosanski | ქართული | монгол | Türk | українська | հայերեն | български | Hrvatski | Română | Српски

PCM Rules of Procedure 2009

English | русский | français


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