Asian Development Bank and the Cook Islands: Fact Sheet | Asian Development Bank

Asian Development Bank and the Cook Islands: Fact Sheet

Publication | April 2017
Asian Development Bank and the Cook Islands: Fact Sheet

ADB supports the Cook Islands’ aim to develop renewable energy sources, improve internet connectivity and resilience to natural disasters, among others.

ADB supports the Cook Islands’ aim to develop renewable energy sources, improve internet connectivity, enhance information and communication technology, strengthen resilience to natural disasters, and improve public sector effectiveness.

The provision of well-focused technical assistance, aimed mainly at building capacity and strengthening governance, will remain an integral part of ADB support to the Cook Islands. ADB has worked with the Cook Islands since 1976, approving 20 loans for $86.9 million, 3 grants for $12.3 million, and 36 technical assistance projects for $12.1 million.

Updated yearly, this ADB Fact Sheet provides social and economic indicators on the Cook Islands as well as concise information on ADB's operations in the country and contact information.