South Asia: Regional Cooperation Strategy and Program (2006-2008)

Institutional Document | August 2008

The regional cooperation strategy and program (RCSP) for South Asia and the annual regional cooperation operations business plan (RCOBP) aim to help the region realize its full economic and social development potential.

The regional cooperation strategy and program (RCSP) for South Asia and the annual regional cooperation operations business plan (RCOBP) also target to facilitate South Asia's participation in wider Asian integration. ADB prepares regional cooperation strategies (RCS) to ensure coherence and strategic prioritization for the five subregions covered by ADB's regional departments. On the basis of priorities established, ADB assists developing member countries in financing regional cooperation through technical assistance grants and projects loans. This document outlines ADB's strategy for South Asia.

Contents 

  • Executive Summary
  • Background
  • Development Trends
  • Accelerated Development through Cooperation
  • Regional Cooperation in South Asia
  • Major Lessons Learned
  • The ADB Strategy
  • ADB's Assistance Program
  • Risks, Performance Monitoring and Evaluation
  • The Results Framework Matrix (2006-2008)

Additional Details

Type
Series
Subjects
  • Regional cooperation and integration
Countries
  • Bangladesh
  • Bhutan
  • India
  • Maldives
  • Nepal
  • Sri Lanka

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