Global Partnership for Effective Development Cooperation: What It Means for ADB

This publication discusses the priorities and principles put forward by the Global Partnership for Effective Development Cooperation, and highlights how ADB has been implementing them. Read More

Three Decades of Development Partnership: Royal Government of Bhutan and Asian Development Bank

During 30 years of partnership with the country, ADB has helped improve the welfare of the Bhutanese people. Read More

India-ADB Development Partnership

This publication provides an overview of how ADB has been working closely with the Government of India over the years to improve the overall design, delivery, and development effectiveness of ADB’s assistance program. Read More

Development Effectiveness Review 2013 Report

The 2013 Development Effectiveness Review is the seventh annual performance review of ADB. The findings of the 2013 Development Effectiveness Review will inform actions to improve ADB’s performance. Read More

Overview

Providing the right development aid is not only about the size of the loan or the number of roads or schools built. It is about knowing the loan is improving people’s lives in a sustainable way.

It is about ensuring that the school educates children with skills to support a country’s economic future, or that when a new highway is built, it not only spurs growth and fosters trade but also brings tangible benefits to surrounding communities.

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Focus on Results

67% (2011-2013)
total completed ADB operations rated both successful and likely sustainable Source

82% (2013)
share of ADB operations that achieved intended outcomes, exceeding the 80% target Source

Development Effectiveness Review

The 2013 Development Effectiveness Review is the seventh annual performance review of ADB and the first to apply the revised corporate results framework. Its findings will inform actions to improve ADB’s performance.

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ADB Results Framework

The ADB corporate results framework helps ADB monitor and improve its performance in its mission to help its developing member countries reduce poverty and improve the quality of life of their people.

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Together We Deliver

Read about successful ADB projects across Asia and the Pacific that demonstrated development impacts, best practice, and innovation. The results of the projects have changed and will continue to change the lives of many, especially the poor.

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