Success Stories

This waterway rehabilitation project in the People's Republic of China not only restored the quality of water and improved public health, but also created a clean, green space for the community to enjoy.


ADB has helped restore basic services and livelihoods in war-torn parts of north-east Sri Lanka.

An expanded and improved power supply has increased investment and improved public services.

An ADB-supported project is easing business procedures in Pacific island countries following a successful pilot program in the Solomon Islands.

An ADB-supported program is helping Mongolia identify and assist the poorest people in the country.

An ADB-supported project in the Lao People’s Democratic Republic is bringing clean water and modern toilets to rural communities.

An ADB-supported project in Indonesia is helping people get the skills needed to find good-paying jobs.

A sustainable livelihood project in Pakistan is boosting poor farmers’ income and protecting their land from erosion.

An ADB-supported project helped improve roads that connect many vulnerable and isolated communities in India.