How Countries in Asia and the Pacific are Working Toward Universal Health Coverage and Controlling COVID-19
The spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic across Asia and the Pacific has exposed the gaps and deficiencies in the region’s health systems and the interdependence between health security and economic stability.
ADB, Education Above All Foundation Agree to Work Together for Quality Primary Education for Out-of-School Children
ADB and the Qatar-based Education Above All Foundation have signed an agreement to carry out $100 million in joint projects to put out-of-school and at-risk children into quality primary education.
ADB has funded the construction and equipment of a new molecular polymerase chain reaction (PCR) laboratory at the Colombo East Base Hospital to support Sri Lanka in its response against the COVID-19 pandemic.
The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has approved a $3 million grant from its Asia Pacific Disaster Response Fund...