Bhutan and ADB Launch Construction of Satellite Clinics at Babena, Thimphu
Bhutan’s Ministry of Health and the Asian Development Bank held a groundbreaking ceremony today for the construction of satellite clinics in urban peripheries in Thimphu and Phuentsholing.
Q&A: Kenichi Yokoyama on climate resilient and sustainable infrastructure in South Asia
Kenichi Yokoyama, Director General of ADB's South Asia Department, explains ADB’s responses to regional challenges, gives concrete examples of what ADB has already done, and what it intends to do in the years ahead.
Bhutan’s Economy to Shrink in 2021 but Expected to Rebound in 2022 — ADB
Economic growth in Bhutan is forecast to contract by 3.4% this fiscal year (FY) 2021 from 0.9% in FY2020 on account of stringent pandemic containment measures, including two prolonged nationwide lockdowns that stifled economic activity...
Climate Risk Country Profile: Bhutan
This publication synthesizes climate characteristics and projections, vulnerability to natural hazards, sectoral climate change impacts, and adaptation priorities in Bhutan.