Forum on Successful Project Design and Implementation: “Rising to the Challenge of COVID-19 and Beyond”

Event | 10 - 12 November 2020

The Forum on Successful Project Design and Implementation focuses on the theme “Rising to the Challenge of COVID-19 and Beyond”. The experience of project implementation frontliners and cases from the field set the stage for three days of virtual discussions and knowledge sharing.


The forum has three objectives: to shape, change, and reinforce the knowledge and behavior of participants in project design and implementation during the pandemic and beyond.

  1. To enhance the operational knowledge of participants by introducing the updated project operations guidelines for risk mitigation and adaptation during the pandemic as well as approaches in rebuilding project momentum.
  2. To share options for meeting the challenges under the New Normal based on the emerging practice in project design and implementation.
  3. To strengthen cooperative problem solving and peer learning through content and discussions of operational experience and expertise.

Target participants

Representatives of executing and implementing agencies of developing member countries, ADB staff, and other participants from the development community

Resource speakers

High-level officials and senior operations staff in ADB headquarters and resident missions, representing a cross-section of sectors and departments; Development practitioners and leading subject matter experts in the fields of project design and management, procurement, financial management, human resource development, safeguards, monitoring and evaluation.

How to register

Register now to join the forum. Visit for more information.