Speeches

Opening Remarks at the ADBI Seminar on Connecting South Asia and Southeast Asia

Opening Remarks by ADB Vice-President Stephen P. Groff on 5 May 2013 at the ADBI Seminar on Connecting South Asia and Southeast Asia

Changing the Climate for Knowledge Networking - Partnering for Better Results

Keynote speech by Ursula Schaefer-Preuss, ADB Vice President, at the launch of TERI as Knowledge Hub for Water and Climate Change at the Delhi Sustainable Development Summit 2010, New Delhi, India

Introductory Remarks at the 2nd South Asia Economic Summit

Welcome and introductory remarks by Xiaoyu Zhao, ADB Vice President, at the 2nd South Asia Economic Summit: South Asia in the Context of Global Financial Meltdown, New Delhi, India

Harnessing Business Opportunities for South Asian Economic Integration

Opening remarks by Rajat M. Nag, ADB Managing Director General, at the conference on Harnessing Business Opportunities for South Asian Economic Integration, 17 November 2009, New Delhi, India

Introductory Remarks at South Asia Regional Department Book Launch

Welcome and introductory remarks by Ursula Schaefer-Preuss, ADB Vice President, at the South Asia Regional Department book launch, Manila, Philippines

Speech on the Millennium Development Goals in South Asia

Speech by Ursula Schaefer-Preuss, ADB Vice President, at the sub-regional workshop on Aligning Policies and Strategies to Achieve the Millennium Development Goals in South Asia, Kathmandu, Nepal

Introductory Remarks on "Integrated Crop and Research Management in the Rice-Wheat System of South Asia"

Welcome and introductory remarks by Ursula Schaefer-Preuss, ADB Vice President, at the book launch of "Integrated Crop and Research Management in the Rice-Wheat System of South Asia", Manila, Philippines

Speech at Book Launches on South and East Asia

Speech by Rajat M. Nag, ADB Managing Director General, at the book launch of "National Strategies for Regional Integration: South and East Asian Case Studies" and "Pan-Asian Integration: Linking East and South Asia",  Manila, Philippines

Welcome Remarks on Regional Economics of Climate Change in South Asia

Welcome remarks by Richard Vokes, Country Director of ADB's Sri Lanka Resident Mission, at the Sri Lanka National Expert Workshop for Regional Economics of Climate Change in South Asia: Part 1- Technologies and Options, Colombo, Sri Lanka

Address at the South Asia Regional Ministerial Meeting

Address by Ursula Schaefer-Preuss, ADB Vice President, at the South Asia Regional Ministerial Meeting, Colombo, Sri Lanka