Inter-American Development Bank

The Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) was established in 1959, and is one of the largest sources of development financing for Latin America and the Caribbean. The IDB is governed by 48 member country shareholders, including 26 Latin American and Caribbean borrowing members.  The IDB provides financial support to both developing countries and private sector companies operating in the developing world. The IDB adopted its first Operational Policy on Indigenous Peoples in 2006.  The IDB policy establishing the Independent Consultation and Investigation Mechanism, its project-complaint mechanism, has been subject to various reviews.

2013-2014 Review of the Independent Consultation and Investigation Mechanism

2009-2010 Review of the Independent Consultation and Investigation Mechanism

2004-2006 Operational Policies Review Process