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Global Supply Chains Need Upgrading for a Green, Inclusive, Resilient and Socially Responsible Future

Trade and supply chains can be tools to combat the challenges of the future, but they first need to be made more transparent, robust and resilient.

Two Years On

This joint report with UN Women provides survey data to help policymakers design gender-inclusive policies to support recovery from the pandemic.



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Data and Statistics   ADB's Data and Statistics

Data and statistical analysis in the Asia and Pacific region contributes to knowledge generation in ADB, helping strengthen its institutional priorities and operational effectiveness in its developing member countries.

Globally, 3 in 10 people – or 2.3 billion – do not have access to basic handwashing facilities

In developing Asia many countries still lack access to safe water services with only about 30% of populations in Cambodia, Mongolia, and Tonga having safe access while in Lao PDR and Nepal, it is just 18% of the population.

In 2020, at least seven economies in Asia and the Pacific had an access percentage in rural areas of half or less, compared to those living in towns and cities. Such data points to the need to focus on rural areas when policymakers and development professionals plan water, sanitation, and hygiene (WASH ) projects.

  ADB Data Library

The ADB Data Library is the central store for all of ADB's public data. Browse data, view visualizations and interact with APIs.

  Key Indicators Database (KIDB)

KIDB is ADB's central statistical database for macroeconomic and social indicators from across Asia and the Pacific.


AsianBondsOnline is a one-stop source of information on bond markets in emerging East Asia.

Featured Publications and Documents   ADB's Publications and Documents


ADB focuses on sectors and themes that align with the commitment to eradicate poverty. The Bank’s work also spans across several development goals and cross-cutting initiatives.

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