Asian Development Bank and Tuvalu: Fact Sheet

Publication | April 2016

The ADB program in Tuvalu 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 and Tuvalu have been working together since 1993, with total ADB lending to the country amounting to $25.12 million.

Building and maintaining fiscal resilience and upgrading maritime infrastructure are key priorities for the Government of Tuvalu. Over the medium term, ADB is committed to supporting the government to improve the management of public resources, resulting in better public services for the people of Tuvalu. ADB will also support improvements to maritime transport in the outer islands, providing wider access to economic opportunities.

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