Asian Development Bank Sustainability Report 2020

Institutional Document | December 2020

The ADB Sustainability Report 2020 provides detailed information on the economic, social, and environmental impacts of ADB’s operations, activities, and institutional practices for 2018 and 2019.

  • US$28.00 (paperback)

Produced every 2 years, the report aims to enable stakeholders to understand and assess ADB’s sustainability performance. It includes information on how ADB operations are curbing emissions; promoting resource use efficiency; expanding green, blue, and climate financing, increasing investments in clean energy, and much more. This 2020 report consists of two parts. Part I: Highlights, presents key sustainability information in a highly visual format using infographics, and Part II: The Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) Content Index, details ADB’s sustainability approaches against GRI reporting standards.


  • Part 1: Highlights
    • The President's Statement
    • Sustainability Highlights, 2018–2019
    • About the Asian Development Bank
    • Governance
    • Accountability and Transparency
    • Stakeholder Engagement
    • Strategy 2030: Seven Operational Priorities
    • Environmental and Social Safeguards
    • Private Sector Operations
    • Knowledge Services
    • Enhancing Human Resources
    • Resource Management
  • Part 2: Detailed Global Reporting Initiative Content Index
    • Introduction
    • GRI 102: General Disclosure 2016
    • GRI 200: Economic Topics
    • GRI 300: Environmental Topics
    • GRI 400: Social Topics

Additional Details

  • ADB administration and governance
  • Environment
  • 36
  • 8.5 x 11
  • TCS210051-2
  • 978-92-9262-718-8 (print)
  • 978-92-9262-719-5 (electronic)
  • 978-92-9262-720-1 (ebook)

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