Confronting Domestic Violence in Northwestern Cambodia

An ADB-supported program in the remote northwestern region of Cambodia is supporting victims of domestic violence by helping promote respect for women’s rights. Read More

Community Initiative Helps Filipino Poor Turn Trash into Cash

A multipurpose cooperative is thriving in Manila's impoverished Smokey Mountain area thanks to recycling and other profitable enterprises involving local communities. Read More

Cambodia: Putting HIV Prevention in Women's Hands

A community-based outreach program works to prevent the spread of HIV along a major transport route in northwestern Cambodia. Read More

Prabin Rokaya: Giving the Youth a Voice in Nepal’s Water Future

Prabin Rokaya, cofounder of youth-led NGO Jagaran Nepal, talks about the critical role that young people can play in solving the country’s water problems. Read More

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Education

Asia is a global success story when it comes to educating children, but the region faces challenges in keeping students from dropping out and developing skilled workers. Find out more about education issues in Asia and the Pacific, ADB’s work in the sector, education-related jobs and consulting opportunities, and more. More

Climate Change

The Asia Pacific region is at the forefront of the struggle to mitigate and adapt to climate change. The Asian Development Bank is an important player in this effort. Learn more about climate change in the region, including expert analysis of the issues. More

Transport

Asian countries need sustainable transport systems – trains, buses, ferries, bike paths – that move people in a low-carbon, safe, accessible, and affordable way. Learn about the issues facing the sector, ADB’s support for sustainable transport, and see video and multimedia presentations of the region’s transport systems. More

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