In this context, the IF also are involved, since they supply to these companies the resources necessary to give continuity in the production of its good. A continuity that can be correct partner-ambient or not. The concession of credit of the IF is being widely analyzed beyond the traditional parameters, the partner-ambient impacts of these enterprises start to have a strong weight in the approval or not of such credit facilities. In October of 2002, some of the biggest international banks, had been congregated with the IFC to adopt in its financings the projects, ambient minimum criteria and of social responsibility, to be taken care of in the concessions of credit. The Principles of the Equator (Principles Equator), as this set of rules is called, are based on the criteria developed for the IFC – International Finance Corporation, and was approved in June of 2003 in meeting carried through in Washington (U.S.A.).
The objective of this monograph is to demonstrate the degree of adhesion of the IF to the FOOT, to detach the factors that facilitate the implementation of these principles in the institutions and to present the benefits and obstacles that the adhesion to the FOOT can generate for the banks, for the companies financed and mainly for the society in general. The methodology of this work constitutes a research of exploratrio character, developed through consultations books, academic sites, periodic and other works, approaching the support, the responsibilities socioambiental, economic, enterprise and the concepts of the FOOT as main subject. This monograph will be presented in six chapters: Chapter 1 – the Recital Theoretical of this work approaches; Chapter 2 – it describes the description, the concepts and the characteristics of the FOOT; Chapter 3 – it approaches the adhesion and the form of use of the FOOT for the IF; Chapter 4 – a case study presents, a practical model of use of the FOOT (I fill with earth Bandeirantes); Chapter 05 – the methodology of this work presents, detaching the used materials and methods, beyond the presented result and finally chapter 6, brings an analysis of the subject chosen, followed for the conclusion of this work, presenting a revision of the main ones detached points.