In the Spotlight
Improving ADB Operations in Fragile and Conflict-affected Situations and Small Island Developing States
ADB is improving our operations to address the specific challenges and requirements of FCAS and SIDS. Addressing the needs of these vulnerable communities is essential for a prosperous, inclusive, resilient, and sustainable Asia and the Pacific.
ADB supports Papua New Guinea in developing infrastructure projects that will drive inclusive economic growth, improve delivery of basic services, increase regional connectivity, and build resilience to climate change.
This document provides an overview of ADB’s ongoing and completed initiatives in the Pacific energy sector as of 2020, including work to scale up operations and finance new sources of renewable power.
The pandemic has highlighted the power of digital technology. Now is the time to harness this power for inclusive growth so that communities, especially in poor and remote areas, can survive the crisis and thrive.