Cooperation Between the ADB and NGOs: Report of 1998 Activities

Institutional Document | April 1999

Reviews areas in which ADB engages NGOs, and provides recommendations on retaining, strengthening, or modifying institutional arrangements, as well as on creating new structures and mechanisms, to promote more effective ADB-NGO cooperation.

For the Bank, cooperation with nongovernment organizations (NGOs) encompasses efforts and initiatives to develop and expand relationships with NGOs and to support NGO participation in Bank operations. Cooperation with NGOs is an increasingly important aspect of Bank operations, in project activities, in country programming processes, and in policy development. The Bank


  • Introduction
  • NGO Coordination
  • 1998 Bank Activities Involving NGOs
  • NGOs and Regional Technical Assistance
  • Directions in Bank-NGO Cooperation
  • Appendixes