Neeta Pokhrel, Chief of Water Sector Group, has over 25 years of experience working with ADB, private sector, international consulting firms, non-governmental organizations and water utilities. She leads strategic development of ADB’s water sector and provides knowledge management and implementation support to the operational departments to meet ADB’s goals of resilient and water secure Asia and the Pacific.
This paper analyzes the impact of a project intended to provide safe, sustainable, and inclusive drinking water to over 1.65 million people in West Bengal’s Bankura, North and South 24 Parganas, and Purba Medinipur districts.
This booklet highlights key features of successful delivery of water and sanitation services in small towns in Nepal, sector reforms, and lessons learned in designing water supply and sanitation projects.
This publication summarizes the outcomes to date and explores the views of stakeholders in the 2 decades of partnership between ADB and the Kolkata Municipal Corporation in India.
ADB joined with partners at COP27 to announce the ambition to mobilize more than $200 million from 2021 to 2025 to build water and sanitation resilience and security in Asia and the Pacific.
Developing countries in Asia and the Pacific must reassess their approach and investment priorities to adopt citywide inclusive sanitation to address the region’s urban sanitation crisis, according to discussions today at the...