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Student leaders from Philippine high schools gear up as eco-warriors to protect the endangered Coral Triangle, known as the Amazon of the Seas.

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.

Can solutions to Asia’s water problems come from its youth? ADB is partnering with young water leaders to help solve the region’s water challenges.

A group of young volunteers took on the challenge of saving the dying Maningning Creek in the Philippine town of Taytay, Rizal and inspired entire communities to follow suit.

Protecting forest land is a source of livelihood for farming communities that were displaced to make way for hydropower projects.