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Experts Discuss Malnutrition Challenges in Central Asia
About 100 participants from Central Asia and Mongolia have met over the last two days in Almaty to discuss one of the most pressing health challenges facing the region in the past decade - micronutrient deficiencies.
ADB: Regional Cooperation Essential to Economic Growth in Central Asia
Central Asian countries must work together to remove barriers hampering trade and improve roads and other infrastructure if the region is to maintain its rapid economic growth, a senior Asian Development Bank official said ahead of a regional cooperation meeting.
Central Asia Set to Take Major Step Forward in Regional Cooperation
Eight member countries of the Central Asia Regional Economic Cooperation program will discuss ways to deepen interaction and integrate more effectively with world markets in a meeting in Tajikistan early next month.
Kyrgyz Republic, Development Partners Cooperating to Ensure Sustainable Growth
The Kyrgyz Republic and several development partners, including the Asian Development Bank have agreed on a Joint Country Support Strategy for 2007-2010 that will aim at a high and sustainable economic growth for the Central Asian nation amid challenges brought about by political instability and geographical barriers.
ADB Supporting Education for Kyrgyz Republic's Children with Special Needs
The Asian Development Bank is helping the Government of Kyrgyz Republic address the educational needs of children with special needs in order to better prepare them to become active members of society and reduce their vulnerability to poverty.
Challenges Remain for Achieving MDGs in Central Asia
Countries in the Central Asia and the Southern Caucasus have made significant progress in working toward some of the Millennium Development Goals, but efforts to achieve others have slowed or even regressed, an Asian Development Bank expert said ahead of a regional meeting on the issue.
ADB's Program for Tajikistan Stresses Rural Development and Regional Cooperation
The Asian Development Bank plans a US$192.1 million loan and grant program for Tajikistan in the next three years to help develop the country's rural infrastructure, promote regional cooperation, and implement policy reforms in the agriculture, energy, transport and social sectors, according to the Tajikistan Country Operations Business Plan for 2007-2009.
ADB Works to Increase Profits for Farmers in Kyrgyz Republic
The Asian Development Bank and the Government of Kyrgyz have signed an agreement on a $20 million assistance package to boost land productivity and profitability in rural Kyrgyz Republic.
Despite Easing Oil Prices, Central Asia's Growth to Remain Strong in 2007-2008, Says ADB
Central Asia's economic expansion will continue with GDP growth in the region projected at 10.3% in 2007 and 9.4% in 2008, according to a major ADB report released today. The region grew 12.4% in 2006.
ADB Partners with Wolfensohn Center for Development to Assist Central Asia
The Brookings Institution's Wolfensohn Center for Development and ADB will partner to support regional cooperation and integration in Central Asia and neighboring countries.