In the Spotlight
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...
Asian Development Bank and World Bank join forces for a resilient recovery in South Asia
As a response to COVID-19, the Asian Development Bank and the World Bank Group are coordinating more than $15.4 billion in wide-ranging lending programs in South Asia.
100 Climate Actions from Cities in Asia and the Pacific
This publication showcases 100 projects and programs tackling climate change and its impacts on people and the environment in cities across Asia and the Pacific.