Asian Development Bank and Kyrgyz Republic: Fact Sheet

Publication | April 2016
Asian Development Bank and Kyrgyz Republic: Fact Sheet

The ADB program in the Kyrgyz Republic 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.

The Kyrgyz Republic joined ADB in 1994 and has received more than $1.5 billion in loans, grants, and technical assistance.

With the support of ADB, the government of the Kyrgyz Republic has sought to reform legal and regulatory frameworks, improve the country’s business environment, make affordable finance available to all, improve the reliability of electricity services, and allow the people to become more employable.

ADB assistance for 2016–2018 aims to rehabilitate regional transport corridors and maintain the existing logistics network, as well as revitalizing and upgrading the energy network by implementing institutional and technological reforms to improve efficiency.

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