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ADB's country partnership strategy for Nepal considers development challenges in a federal system, the strategic objectives and priorities of the government, the activities of other development partners in the country, and the best use of the bank’s limited resources.

29 Oct 2020 | Article

Sharing and Learning - ADB’s customized business opportunities seminar in Nepal improves quality of bidding documents

In July this year, the Nepal Resident Mission organized the Business Opportunities Seminar (BOS), which it had done annually since 2012. It was held through online conference platform taking into account restrictions against group events.

29 Oct 2020 | News from Country Offices

ADB Ventures Supports Clean Brick Production in Nepal

The Asian Development Bank’s venture capital arm ADB Ventures has provided the Good Bricks System, a non-fired brickmaking solution in Nepal, a $125,000 grant to reduce the industry’s harmful impact on the environment...

29 Sep 2020 | News from Country Offices

ADB Approves $50 Million Assistance to Address Flooding in Nepal’s River Basins

ADB has approved a $40 million concessional loan and a $10 million project grant to help manage and mitigate flooding in Nepal’s Terai region.

15 Sep 2020 | News from Country Offices

Nepal's Economy to Slow Further in FY2021

Nepal’s economy is anticipated to grow by 1.5% in fiscal year (FY) 2021 from the preliminary estimate of 2.3% in FY2020, says the latest Asian Development Outlook (ADO) 2020 Update, a flagship publication of the ADB.

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16 Sep 2020 | Speech

15th Informal Meeting of the South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) Finance Ministers - Shixin Chen

Speech by Shixin Chen, ADB Vice President (Operations 1) at the 15th Informal Meeting of the South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) Finance Ministers, 16 September 2020

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 Jan 2020 | Asian Development Blog

How can we help the millions displaced each year by disasters?

Governments in the region need to invest more in prevention and response to the long-term impacts of disaster displacement.

28 Nov 2019 | Asian Development Blog

Microfinance can be a powerful force in disaster recovery

The cost of disasters far outweighs the resources available for recovery. Microfinance could be one way to fill the funding gap.  

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