ADB Briefs

ADB Briefs are based on papers or notes prepared by ADB staff and their resource persons. The series is designed to provide concise, nontechnical accounts of policy issues of topical interest, with a view to facilitating informed debate.

Title Date
Poverty Dimension of the Social Protection Index: Assessing Results for Asia and the Pacific May 2014
Gender Dimension of the Social Protection Index: Assessing Results for Asia and the Pacific May 2014
Using Information and Communication Technology to Support Women's Entrepreneurship in Central and West Asia May 2014
A Safe Space for Humanity: The Nexus of Food, Water, Energy, and Climate February 2014
Skills Development: Promising Approaches in Developed Countries and Emerging Economies November 2013
Skills for Competitiveness, Jobs, and Employability in Developing Asia-Pacific November 2013
Social Protection Index Brief: Labor Market Programs in Asia and the Pacific October 2013
Social Protection Index Brief: Social Assistance Programs in Asia and the Pacific October 2013
Social Protection Index Brief: Social Insurance Programs in Asia and the Pacific October 2013
Low-Carbon Development in Small and Medium-Sized Cities in the People’s Republic of China: Challenges and Opportunities June 2013
Nationally Appropriate Mitigation Actions for Grassland and Livestock Management in Mongolia May 2013
The Irrigation Service Fee Waiver in Viet Nam April 2013
Asian Development Bank Trade Finance Survey: Major Findings March 2013
Skills for Inclusive and Sustainable Growth in Developing Asia and the Pacific March 2012
Facing the Challenge of Environmental Migration in Asia and the Pacific September 2011
Environmental Strategy for the 12th Five-Year Plan Period: What Can the People's Republic of China Learn from the 11th Five-Year Plan? June 2011
Toward Sustainable Growth in the People's Republic of China: The 12th Five-Year Plan May 2011
Improving Governance of the Social Health Insurance System in Mongolia April 2011
The Socioeconomic Implications of Population Aging in the People's Republic of China October 2010
New Financial Reforms and Their Effects on Emerging Asia September 2010