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 | 07 February 2023
Community-Based Partnerships Lift Up Mongolia’s COVID-19-Affected People
The COVID-19 pandemic has significantly affected many of the world’s poorest and most vulnerable people. With many governments under severe resource constraints, civil society organizations (CSOs) have often played a critical role in filling social assistance gaps. In Mongolia, ADB is working with CSOs to provide alternative livelihood programs for families and communities affected by the pandemic. Read their stories in this photo essay.
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.