Upgrading Water and Sanitation Services in Azerbaijan's Nakhchivan

An ADB-supported project is bringing safe drinking water and improved sanitation services to Azerbaijan's geographically isolated region of Nakhchivan. Read More

Rethinking the Shape of the Toilet in Asia

There are different ways of thinking about the future of the humble toilet, says Michael Hoffman, Professor of Environmental Science at the California Institute of Technology and winner of the Reinvent the Toilet Challenge set by the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation. Watch Video

Piped Water for Good Health in the Lao PDR

An ADB-supported project in the Lao People's Democratic Republic is bringing clean water and modern toilets to rural communities. Read More

Bringing Clean Water to Millions

An ADB-supported project worked with private companies to provide clean water to cities in the People's Republic of China. Read More

Water for All

Water is one of our most precious resources, but it is threatened by growth, misuse, and pollution. In Asia and the Pacific, many countries are in a water crisis and the demand for water is huge and growing.

"Water for All" is ADB's vision and policy for Asia and the Pacific. ADB's Water Financing Program works to increase investments and support reforms in cities, rural communities, and river basins.

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