South Asia: Regional Cooperation Strategy and Program (2006-2008)

Date: August 2008
Type: Country Planning Documents
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Bangladesh; Bhutan; India; Maldives; Nepal; Sri Lanka
ADB administration and governance; Regional cooperation and integration
Series: Regional Cooperation Strategy and Programs


ADB prepares regional cooperation strategies (RCS) to ensure coherence and strategic prioritization for the five subregions covered by ADB's regional departments. On the basis of priorities established, ADB assists developing member countries in financing regional cooperation through technical assistance grants and projects loans. This document outlines ADB's strategy for South Asia.


  • Executive Summary
  • Background
  • Development Trends
  • Accelerated Development through Cooperation
  • Regional Cooperation in South Asia
  • Major Lessons Learned
  • The ADB Strategy
  • ADB's Assistance Program
  • Risks, Performance Monitoring and Evaluation
  • The Results Framework Matrix (2006-2008)