This Central Asia Regional Economic Cooperation (CAREC) high-level session considered what it means in practice to implement a risk-informed regional development program focusing on macroeconomic resilience, public health resilience, and disaster risk management. Speakers from governments, development partners, and the private sector also discussed innovative regional financing solutions and sustainable regional investments to address risks.

The event was held on the sidelines of the 55th Annual Meeting of the ADB Board of Governors.