Asian Development Bank and Georgia: Fact Sheet

Publication | April 2016

The ADB program in Georgia has provided loans, grants and technical assistance to grow the country’s economy and improve the lives of people, particularly the poor, women, children and other vulnerable groups.

ADB is one of Georgia’s largest multilateral partners with over $1.9 billion approved for development assistance since 2007.

In the aftermath of the global financial crisis of 2008, ADB intensified its assistance to Georgia, extending budget support to the government through five program loans totaling $400 million from 2008 to 2015.

Key development priorities of ADB in Georgia are to foster inclusive and sustainable economic growth, accelerate poverty reduction, and enhance regional connectivity. Guided by the country partnership strategy, priority sectors include transport, water supply and sanitation, energy, public sector management, and finance.

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