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“>International Day of Action for Rivers and reject the greenwashing of dams by the HSAP. We will call on governments and multilateral policy frameworks to refrain from adopting the HSAP due to its weakness compared with existing standards, laws and safeguards policies. We will reject the HSAP based on the conflict of interest inherent in its industry-led assessments and the low inclusion of civil society and indigenous peoples in its creation and implementation.
Stay tuned as I send updates from Marseille this week.