Asia adapting to climate change will be challenging and expensive. The key to success will be partnerships that tap different sources such as multilateral funds, private investments, and capital markets.
ADB-supported interventions in Viet Nam’s Central Highlands have significantly improved people’s well-being and access to medical help, reduced infant mortality, and inspired the government in its quest for universal health care coverage.
Sustainable energy access planning is aimed at developing a socially inclusive energy supply system that gives both the poor and the nonpoor sustainable access to at least the minimum amount of energy for their basic needs.
The World Environment Day 2015 theme of consuming with care means living within planetary boundaries to ensure a healthy future where dreams can be realized. Rising rates of natural resource use and environmental impacts that occur are not a necessary by...