In the Spotlight
ADB Provides Additional Assistance to Bhutan to Combat COVID-19
ADB has approved a $2 million grant for Bhutan from its Asia Pacific Disaster Response Fund to help finance the government’s emergency response to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Health Sector Development In Bhutan: Improving Disease Detection
The Health Sector Development Program, supported by the ADF facility and additional ADF grant funding for a total of $20 million, is improving primary health care delivery and information systems in Bhutan.
Climate Change and Disasters: Protecting Townships in Bhutan
A major focus of the Phuentsholing Township Development Project is to provide a safer space in which the town can grow by helping develop a new urban center with raised ground levels in an area sheltered by the embankments.
Asian Development Bank and Bhutan: Fact Sheet
ADB operations will expand economic opportunities by supporting economic reforms, improved connectivity and infrastructure, and better access to social services.