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Nepal and ADB

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.

15 Dec 2020 | News from Country Offices

ADB to Help Prevent and Control COVID-19 by Strengthening WASH+H Approach in Projects

ADB has approved a $2 million technical assistance grant to help select developing members prevent and control the spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) by expanding and integrating water, sanitation, hygiene, and health...

27 Nov 2020 | News from Country Offices

ADB Approves Loan to Upgrade Power Grids in Nepal

ADB has approved a $156 million concessional loan to modernize power transmission and distribution systems in Nepal.

20 Nov 2020 | News from Country Offices

ADB Approves $150 Million Loan to Upgrade Major Airports in Nepal

ADB has approved a $150 million concessional loan to improve the airport capacity of the Tribhuvan International Airport and Gautam Buddha Airport in Nepal.

10 Nov 2020 | Article

Protecting valuable agricultural lands from destructive floods in Nepal

To minimize the loss of lives and resources due to flooding, a new project in Nepal will introduce flood control infrastructure and flood forecasting systems in the Terai region, known as Nepal’s granary.


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18 Nov 2020 | Asian Development Blog

Coping with the pandemic in South Asia by making it easier to trade

The pandemic has underscored the importance of trade facilitation within South Asia and with the region’s neighbors.

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.


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