ज़्यादातर देशों द्वारा बड़े स्तर की विकास परियोजनाओं को आर्थिक और सामाजिक विकास के लिए अपरिहार्य माना जाता है। यह दृष्टिकोण भारत में भी अधिक मान्य है।
RBI Report on Currency and Finance: Still a long way off from environmental, social and climate safeguards
The Reserve Bank of India released its “Report On Currency and Finance 2022-23 :Towards A Greener Cleaner India” earlier this month.
The handbook on ‘Need for Environmental and Social Safeguards for Financial Institutions’ makes a case for implementation of safeguards mechanisms in financial institutions (FIs) which includes banks and non-banking FIs.
Analysis of financial institutions' policy orientation towards environmental and social safeguards, identifying gaps and limitations.
As progress has come to mean growing accumulation and consumption in material terms, this has led to establishment of ever larger production units, energy harnessing facilities, transport, storage and recreational infrastructure.