In the Spotlight
Members of the Mangyan tribe from the island of Mindoro, Philippines, are overcoming centuries of prejudice against formal education by taking advantage of new schooling opportunities.
The Kyrgyz Republic is transforming an outdated system of vocational education into job-training programs that give graduates the skills companies need.
Innovative Strategies in Higher Education for Accelerated Human Resource Development in South Asia: Nepal
The report provides in-depth analysis of the state of technical and vocational education and training (TVET) and higher education in Nepal.
ADB approved a grant of $3 million for a pilot project to make dilapidated school dormitories of Mongolia fit for students.
Most developing countries in Asia and the Pacific have earned high marks for a dramatic rise in primary education enrollment rates in the last three decades, but daunting challenges remain, threatening economic and social growth.
With over $8.2 billion in loans and grants to the education sector over the past forty years ADB has a long track record in assisting its developing member countries (DMCs) achieve the goal of quality education for all.
10.6%2011youth unemployment in the region
10%2011rate of return to another year of schooling
31%2012of global enrollments are in Asia