Draft Protocol Document (2009)

In August 2009, the Forum released a full Draft Hydropower Sustainability Assessment Protocol (the 'Draft Protocol'). This was provided as four stand-alone assessment tools, one for each key stage of the project life cycle. The project is assessed using the section relevant to its stage:

Section I: Strategic Assessments:
English, Mandarin, Portuguese, Russian and Spanish

Section II:
Project Preparation:
English, Mandarin, Portuguese, Russian and Spanish

Section III
: Project Implementation:
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Spanish Section IV
: Project Operation:
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