Success Stories

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.

An ADB-supported project worked with private companies to provide clean water to cities in the People’s Republic of China.

Thanks to an ADB project, women in rural Pakistan are now using biogas to cook meals for their families, freeing their kitchens from unhealthy fumes and giving them more time for other activities.