Under the IFC Sustainability Framework, the Performance Standards provide guidance on how to identify, avoid, mitigate, and manage environmental and social risks and impacts.
International Finance Corporation. 2012. IFC Performance Standards on Environmental and Social Sustainability - Effective January 1, 2012. Washington D.C.: International Finance Corporation. Available online at: www.ifc.org/wps/wcm/connect/topics_ext_content/ifc_external_corporate_site/ifc+sustainability/publications/publications_handbook_pps [Last Accessed: 30 October 2013]
Standardsmap.org. “IFC Performance Standards Environmental and Social Sustainability.” Standardsmap.org. Accessed online at: http://search.standardsmap.org/assets/media/IFCPerformanceStandardsonEnvironmentalSocialSustainability/English/AtAGlance_EN.pdf. [Last Accessed: 30 October 2013]