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ADB Invests $20 Million in Georgian Railway Green Bonds to Modernize Rail Network
The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has invested $20 million in green bonds, issued by Georgian Railway JSC, with proceeds to be used chiefly to roll over maturing Eurobonds that it had issued to improve existing railway lines as a part of...
Five ways to boost COVID-19 vaccine trust in Central and West Asia
A survey in Georgia, Kazakhstan, the Kyrgyz Republic, Mongolia, Pakistan, Tajikistan, and Uzbekistan found only about a quarter of adults believed that all COVID-19 vaccines tested by authorities are safe.
Modernizing Sanitary and Phytosanitary Measures for Trade in the CAREC Region
CAREC's Common Agenda for Modernization of Sanitary and Phytosanitary Measures for Trade helps countries address transboundary risks to human, plant and animal health while facilitating trade and improving access to global agricultural value chains.
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.