In the Spotlight
ADB COVID-19 Active Response and Expenditure Support Program is providing a $250 million concessional loan to the Government of Nepal to help mitigate and manage the adverse effects of the COVID-19 pandemic.
This study aims to mainstream environmental protection, climate change mitigation, and disaster risk management in the Asian Development Bank’s country partnership strategy for Nepal in 2020–2024.
ADB will support Nepal in developing hydropower and renewable energy; improving transportation, logistics, and trade facilitation; reducing production and trade costs for businesses; and attracting private investment.
Over time, a city’s sanitation facilities can offer many economic and social benefits in addition to the direct benefits to public health.