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  • June 2014

    India: Rural Roads Sector I Project

    Validates the completion report’s assessment of the project, which aimed to provide rural villages in India an all-weather road connectivity, reduce associated vehicle operating costs, establish a sustainable asset management systems and mitigate risk of road accidents. IED overall assessment: Successful.
  • June 2014

    Learning Lessons: Supporting Inclusive Growth

    This brief looks at how ADB set and monitored its institutional priorities for promoting inclusive growth at the corporate level and through its country operations. It discusses lessons and recommendations to further increase inclusion. 
  • June 2014

    Cambodia: Greater Mekong Subregion Transmission Project

    Validates the completion report’s assessment of the project, which aimed to provide sustainable, reliable, and affordably priced electricity to consumers in Cambodia, and enhance the poor’s accessibility by promoting a pro-poor policy environment in the sector. IED overall assessment: Successful.
  • June 2014

    Sri Lanka: Small and Medium Enterprise Regional Development Project

    Validates the completion report’s assessment of the project, which aimed to improve access to credit and to catalyze the development of SME value-chain clusters that will provide linkages to information, technology, and markets in Sri Lanka. IED overall assessment: Successful.
  • May 2014

    Pakistan: National Highway Development Sector Investment Program–Project 1

    The Asian Development Bank (ADB) approved a multitranche financing facility (MFF) of up to $770 million to Pakistan for the National Highway Development Sector Investment Program (NHDSIP). Under the MFF, ADB provided financing for two loans. Project 1 (Loan 2231) of the NHDSIP was financed by a loan of $180 million from ordinary capital resources for capital investments approved in February 2006. In addition, ADB approved a loan of $3.0 million equivalent (Loan 2210) from its Special Funds resources to finance the institutional strengthening component.
  • May 2014

    Real-Time Evaluation of ADB’s Initiatives to Support Access to Climate Finance

    This evaluation examines how ADB can position itself to improve access to climate finance, develop capacity in developing countries to attract and utilize climate finance, and scale up and mainstream support for climate change responses.
  • May 2014

    Pakistan: Second Generation of Capital Market Reform Program

    Validates the completion report’s assessment of the program, which aimed to create a more efficient and more balanced finance sector in Pakistan. IED overall assessment: Less than Successful.
  • May 2014

    Afghanistan: Private Sector and Financial Market Development Program

    Validates the completion report’s assessment of the program, which aimed to create a dynamic private sector and improved financial intermediation in Afghanistan. IED overall assessment: Less than Successful.
  • May 2014

    Learning Lessons: Strategy 2020 at Mid-term: Raising ADB's Impact amid Heightened Development Challenges

    This edition of Learning Lessons focuses on the recommendations from Independent Evaluation’s study Inclusion, Resilience, Change ADB’s Strategy 2020 at Mid-Term for ADB to increase its impact. Broadly, the report found that ADB’s strategic agenda remains relevant, but the institution needs to adapt its business model—and most importantly harness its financial and human resources and partnerships—to better deliver on that agenda.
  • April 2014

    Indonesia: Tangguh Liquefied Natural Gas Project

    ONGOING EVALUATION. This evaluation aims to derive lessons from the project which can be used to assist in the design and implementation of future ADB private sector operations in the region, particularly investments in similar projects. The findings will also provide inputs to the planned Indonesia Country Programming Strategy 2011-2013 Final Review Self-Evaluation Validation.

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