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Papua New Guinea and ADB

ADB will support Papua New Guinea’s strategic objectives through policy analysis and advice, sovereign and nonsovereign financing facilities, and strategically targeted technical assistance.

In the Spotlight

ADB to Support the Development of the Pacific Energy Regulators Alliance

22 Oct 2021 | News Release

ADB to Support the Development of the Pacific Energy Regulators Alliance

ADB will help strengthen Pacific power utilities’ regulation to support clean energy technologies and decarbonize Pacific economies through a $600,000 technical assistance project.

Protect The Poor When Fighting Money Laundering in the Pacific

15 Oct 2021 | Blog Entry

Protect The Poor When Fighting Money Laundering in the Pacific

The risk of “de-risking” – the process of international banks disassociating from financial partners, such as small remittance providers and local banks – is that it could push people out of the financial system completely.

ADB, PNG Sign $325 Million Loan to Better Connect Remote Communities to Markets and Services

15 Oct 2021 | News Release

ADB, PNG Sign $325 Million Loan to Better Connect Remote Communities to Markets and Services

The Asian Development Bank and the Government of Papua New Guinea have signed a $325 million loan to help fund tranche 2 of the Sustainable Highlands Highway Investment Program, a key transport development connecting some...

How the Australia-ADB partnership is benefiting the Pacific

04 Oct 2021 | Article

How the Australia-ADB partnership is benefiting the Pacific

Australia is a founding member of ADB, which was established in 1966. For more than five decades, ADB and Australia have been partners in providing assistance to the bank’s members through cofinanced programs and projects.

A Growing Partnership

Papua New Guinea and ADB have been partners in development since 1971, and the collaboration is growing bigger. A new video series is exploring ADB's contributions to development of the country's energy, health, and transport sectors, as well as its drive for financial inclusion and private sector-led development.

Expanding Access to Health Care in Papua New Guinea

Access to quality health care is a major challenge in Papua New Guinea. The government works with its development partners, like ADB, to make health care more accessible.

New Energy Grid, Transmission Investments are Lighting up Papua New Guinea

Papua New Guinea's energy investment program is expanding access to electricity and lowering costs.

Publications

Economic Forecast

GDP forecasts are based on ADB's flagship publication, the Asian Development Outlook. Updated four times a year, it analyzes economic and development issues in developing countries in Asia and the Pacific.


Poverty in Papua New Guinea

Development indicators for Papua New Guinea, including a selection of economic, environmental, and social indicators used globally to track progress toward the Sustainable Development Goals.


Results of ADB-Supported Operations

Results achieved are aggregate amounts of outputs and outcomes from operations reported in project completion reports and extended annual review reports circulated for the year.


Projects Cofinanced

Cofinancing operations enable ADB’s financing partners, governments or their agencies, multilateral financing institutions, and commercial organizations to participate in financing ADB projects. Additional funds are provided in the form of official loans and grants, technical assistance, other concessional financing, and commercial cofinancing such as B loans, risk transfer arrangements, parallel loans and equity, guarantee cofinancing, and cofinancing for transactions under ADB’s Trade Finance Program.


Project Performance, 2000-2018

ADB Projects in Papua New Guinea

Project Results

Contact

Papua New Guinea Resident Mission (PNRM) - Asian Development Bank (ADB)

Level 2 – Burns Philp Haus
Corner of Musgrave Street & Champion Parade
PO Box 1992
Port Moresby, National Capital District
Papua New Guinea

  Office Hours: 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. (Monday to Friday)

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