ADB President Masatsugu Asakawa discussed with developing member countries and development partner representatives how their collaborative efforts can help address challenges facing the region in domestic resource mobilization (DRM) and international tax cooperation (ITC). President Asakawa also presented ADB’s Vision and Action Plan, including the establishment of a DRM and ITC regional hub.

Countries are facing increasing pressure to raise tax revenues, especially with the introduction of tax policy relief measures during the COVID-19 pandemic, to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals.

The webinar was held virtually as part of the 53rd Annual Meeting of the ADB Board of Governors (2nd Stage). View the full list of webinars and meetings.