ADB President Reaffirms Support for Pakistan’s Development and Flood Reconstruction

ADB President Takehiko Nakao met with Pakistan Prime Minister Mian Muhammad Nawaz Sharif to discuss ADB’s partnership with Pakistan and the country’s development opportunities. Read More

Asia Positioned to Lead Global Knowledge Economy

Asian countries have a unique opportunity to lead the global knowledge-based economy of the future, says a new ADB report. Read More

President Nakao in India

ADB President Takehiko Nakao met with India’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Finance Minister Arun Jaitley in New Delhi, stressing that ADB is committed to partnering with India in reigniting growth and reducing poverty. Read More

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

Overview

The North American Representative Office (NARO) was established in 1995 in Washington, DC, to enhance ADB's presence in Canada and the United States. The office acts as a liaison between ADB's Manila Headquarters and American policymakers and major stakeholders. It serves to strengthen collaboration with other multilateral institutions based in North America, and conducts public and media outreach.

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