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Reports | 29 Dec 2020
Strengthening Cross-Border Community Collaboration in the CAREC Region
This report analyzes cross-border community collaboration among Central Asia Regional Economic Cooperation (CAREC) member countries and identifies opportunities for inclusive and sustainable socioeconomic development in border regions.
Brochures and Flyers | 22 Dec 2020
Keeping Asia's Water Tower Alive: Strengthening Integrated Water Resources Management with River Basin Organizations
This booklet assesses the performance of river-based organizations (RBOs) in Afghanistan, Bhutan, and Nepal, and makes recommendations to enhance their performance.
Papers and Briefs | 15 Dec 2020
How Teachers Teach: Comparing Classroom Pedagogical Practices in the Asia and Pacific Region
This brief analyzes qualitative evidence to give policy makers a clearer picture of teaching practices in Asia and the Pacific. It highlights the need to improve teaching to tackle the learning crisis, which the pandemic has made worse.
Policies, Strategies, and Plans | 14 Dec 2020
CAREC Tourism Strategy 2030
The Central Asia Regional Economic Cooperation (CAREC) Tourism Strategy 2030 sets out the long-term vision, objectives, programs, and targets to promote sustainable, safe, and inclusive tourism development in the region.
Reports | 10 Dec 2020
Climate Risk Country Profile: Afghanistan
This publication comprehensively synthesizes climate characteristics and projections, vulnerability to natural hazards, sectoral climate change impacts, and adaptation priorities in Afghanistan.
Reports | 08 Dec 2020
Climate Change, Coming Soon to a Court Near You: National Climate Change Legal Frameworks in Asia and the Pacific
Report 3 provides holistic syntheses of the climate legal and policy frameworks of 32 countries in Asia and the Pacific and discusses key legislative trends and climate-relevant constitutional rights.
Papers and Briefs | 30 Nov 2020
COVID-19 Pandemic Impacts on Food Security in Central and West Asia: Key Issues and Strategic Options
This paper assesses how the collective pathway toward food security in Central and West Asia has transformed due to the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) and recommends post-pandemic measures for ensuring long-term food security.
Brochures and Flyers | 26 Oct 2020
Asian Development Bank and Afghanistan: Fact Sheet
ADB’s work in Afghanistan will expand access to economic opportunities, build stronger institutions and human capital, and increase environmental sustainability and resilience.
Reports | 23 Oct 2020
2019 CAREC Transport Sector Annual Report
This publication summarizes transport sector developments in member countries of the Central Asia Regional Economic Cooperation (CAREC) Program as of 2019.
Country Planning Documents | 04 Sep 2020
Afghanistan: Country Operations Business Plan (2021-2023)
The Asian Development Bank (ADB) country operations business plan (COBP), 2021–2023 for Afghanistan is aligned with its country partnership strategy (CPS), 2017–2021.