A Broader View of Asian Poverty

Food insecurity and economic vulnerability should be included in a broader definition of poverty that could help policymakers develop more effective approaches, says new ADB report. Read More

Aviation Safety and Security - ADB's Take

Developing safe air transport systems and airports is a critical task for all nations. The complex work requires that small and developing countries work together to pool their resources and expertise. Read More

Stable Growth Outlook for Developing Asia

Developing Asia’s outlook remains on track despite slower-than-expected first-quarter growth in the United States. Read More

ADB to Invest $228 Million in Energy Projects in Pacific for 2015-2017

ADB will invest $228 million in energy projects in the Pacific in the next 3 years to help countries reduce heavy reliance on fossil fuels and support sustainable and environment-friendly growth. Read More


ADB’s approach and operations in Tuvalu are aligned to the National Strategy for Sustainable Development, Te Kakeega 2005–2015, and its objectives of good governance and macroeconomic growth and stability.

ADB, together with development partners, remains committed to supporting the government’s road map for improving the management of public resources, exercising prudent public expenditure and fiscal management, strengthening corporate governance, and delivering better public service to Tuvaluans.

Fast Facts

0.01 (2013)
Population in millions

0.5% (2008-2013)
Average annual population growth rate

26.3% (2010)
Population living below the national poverty line

Proposed Projects

There are no proposed projects at this time.

ADB Lending

Amount ($M) / %
Sector (No. of loans)
3.82 / 28.46
Education (2)
9.59 / 71.54
Public Sector (3)
13.41 / 100.00
Cumulative as of 31 December 2013