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ADB is working to promote renewable energy sources, shore up energy security, raise educational standards, strengthen public financial management, and improve governance in the Marshall Islands.

30 Jul 2020 | News from Country Offices

ADB Announces More Than $13 Million in Grants to Help Pacific Combat COVID-19

ADB today announced more than $13 million in grants to help 10 developing members in the Pacific finance their responses to the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic.

30 Jul 2020 | News from Country Offices

Urgent Action Needed to Support Pacific Health Systems and Economies — ADB

The COVID-19 pandemic is highlighting the critical need to support health and social protection systems in the Pacific region, according to the latest issue of the ADB's Pacific Economic Monitor launched today.

17 Jul 2020 | News from Country Offices

ADB's Investment for Building Urban Resilience in Pacific to Hit $900 Million

ADB and cofinancing partners’ investment to make Pacific towns and cities more livable through improved essential services is poised to reach $900 million by the end of 2022, according to a new report.

11 Jun 2020 | News from Country Offices

Renewable Energy Investment, Business Continuity Plans Key to Pacific Utilities Rebounding from COVID-19

CEOs of utility companies from 11 Pacific countries laid the foundations of an action plan and explored new investment priorities and needs to help their sector recover from the impact of COVID-19 during a virtual meeting...

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20 Jul 2020 | Asian Development Blog

Six ways young people are helping Asia through the pandemic

Young people have a unique perspective on international development. Here are examples of how they are helping Asia and the Pacific deal with COVID-19.

06 Jul 2020 | Asian Development Blog

COVID-19 has created digital opportunities in the Pacific

The pandemic is changing consumer behavior and expectations in the Pacific, particularly when it comes to using digital tools for financial transactions.

19 Jun 2020 | Asian Development Blog

Water, sanitation and hygiene key to Pacific’s ongoing COVID strategy

Pacific island nations have been among the top performers worldwide in controlling COVID-19. A greater emphasis on water, sanitation and hygiene practices will help continue that success.

22 Apr 2020 | Asian Development Blog

In the Pacific, COVID-19 is changing the way we think about waste management

The pandemic is producing more household waste and increased amounts of dangerous medical waste. We need to manage these changes for our immediate safety and for the long-term welfare of our communities.

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