Asia Environmental Partners II is a $300 million regional fund focused on growth opportunities in renewable energy, waste management and recycling services, water management, energy efficiency, pollution control, and low-carbon consumer products in the People’s Republic of China, India, and Southeast Asia.
The Indonesia archipelago is home to the world’s most spectacular and biologically diverse coral reefs. ADB is working to preserve the reefs, and the fish (and people) that depend on them for survival.
Rosni, 24 years old, is expecting her first child in three months time. Unlike other expectant mothers before her, Rosni does not have to rely on a traditional birth attendant or travel far for prenatal care. Instead, she had been going for her regular check-ups at a newly-constructed health post in her village, Baji Mangngai, which opened three months ago. "I like the midwives and the facility here. It is closer to my house than the health center that I used to visit," said Rosni.