Tajikistan and ADB
In the Spotlight
ADB has agreed to boost its assistance to Tajikistan by around $20 million in 2015, raising its full year planned assistance program to $79 million.
Tatiana Evstifeeva from ADB’s Tajikistan Resident Mission explains how a national business competition made her realize the importance of the contribution of women entrepreneurs to her country’s development.
ADB needs to spur inclusion and sustainability in designing future development support in Tajikistan, says a new report by ADB’s Independent Evaluation Department.
The Key Indicators for Asia and the Pacific 2014 presents the latest available economic, financial, social, and environmental statistics for the 48 regional members of ADB. Download the statistical tables for Tajikistan.
During its 15 years of partnership with Tajikistan, ADB has used its financial resources and technical expertise to help improve the welfare of the Tajik people. The partnership has promoted social development, restored and built new infrastructure, expanded agricultural production, and encouraged regional cooperation and trade within the framework of the Central Asia Regional Economic Cooperation (CAREC) Program.
ADB interventions in Tajikistan in the next 3 years will support inclusive growth by creating economic opportunities and ensuring greater access to growth.
8.07(2013) Population in millions
2.4%(2008-2013) Average annual population growth rate
42.0%(2011) Population living below the national poverty line