Photo Essay | 26 April 2023
ADB and the Global Environment Facility: Better Impact Through Co-finance for Climate and Nature
ADB-GEF projects in oceans, nature-based solutions, electric mobility, and climate resilience have contributed to ADB’s expanding ambition on climate change and nature-positive investments.
Photo Essay | 31 March 2023
ADB and Japan Partner to Strengthen Water Security for All in Asia and the Pacific
For almost four decades, the Government of Japan has partnered with ADB to support efforts in helping vulnerable communities across Asia and the Pacific. Find out how the bank's largest financing partner in the water sector is helping strengthen water security for all in the region.
Photo Essay | 27 February 2023
Road to Greater Opportunities in Rural Sri Lanka
Improving the rural road network in Sri Lanka is crucial to the country’s economic and social development. More than 80% of the country’s population lives in rural communities. ADB’s Integrated Road Investment Program (iRoad) is helping improve transport efficiency and connect rural communities with socioeconomic centers to boost agricultural productivity, employment, and economic growth in rural areas.
Photo Essay | 20 December 2022
Opening Doors to Jobs for Tajikistan’s Adults and Young People
Recognizing that a well-functioning technical and vocational education system is important for economic development and social inclusion, the Government of Tajikistan has committed to improve the skills training system in the country. With ADB support, Tajikistan has developed new competency-based curricula and learning materials for 17 selected occupations, upgraded 29 learning institutions throughout the country, and improved access to modernized training programs.