In Focus: Public Management and Governance

Date: April 2011
Type: Brochures and Flyers
Subject:
Series: In Focus

Description

ADB is committed to improving governance, strengthening institutions, and reducing vulnerability to corruption—key ingredients for equitable and sustainable development

Challenge

Poor governance, weak institutions, and systemic corruption pose significant risks to public sector service delivery and inclusive, sustainable development.

Strategy

ADB will support country-led governance and anticorruption programs.

Response

To broaden economic inclusiveness and strengthen development capacities for cost-effective delivery of public goods and services, ADB is focusing efforts on public financial management, procurement, and reduction of vulnerability to corruption.