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03 May 2018 | Publication
Our Work in the Pacific
For almost half a century, the Asian Development Bank (ADB) has been partnering with Pacific developing countries to help them grow and prosper.
30 Apr 2018 | Institutional Document
Pacific Partnership Facility
This paper describes a Pacific Partnership Facility designed to support ADB’s operations in the Pacific.
13 Apr 2018 | Publication
Economic and Fiscal Impacts of Disasters in the Pacific
Pacific island countries need to build their fiscal and economic resilience to climate change and natural disasters as these have lasting consequences on their livelihoods, economies, and fiscal balances.
16 Mar 2018 | Publication
Improving Labour Market Outcomes in the Pacific: Policy Challenges and Priorities
Underemployment, informal work, gender disparities, and a large share of young people not in education, employment, or training characterize labour markets in the Pacific island countries.
07 Dec 2017 | Institutional Document
Pacific Transport Update 2017
This document provides an overview of ADB’s transport projects in the Pacific region. It highlights the impacts and outcomes of initiatives completed in 2016 and active in 2017.
06 Dec 2017 | Publication
Pacific Economic Monitor - December 2017
This latest issue of the Pacific Economic Monitor highlights the gains of Pacific developing member countries (Pacific DMCs) and the challenges that the Pacific DMCs continue to face including the impacts of climate change.
12 Oct 2017 | Publication
Food Security in the Coral Triangle of the Pacific Countries: Prospects of Fisheries Development Strategies
Rural communities in the Pacific that rely on fishing for subsistence and income face serious risks due to the degradation of coastal ecosystems, overharvesting, and climate change.
30 Sep 2017 | Institutional Document
Eleven (11) Small Pacific Island Countries: Country Operations Business Plan (2018–2020)
In 2016, the Asian Development Bank (ADB) approved the Pacific Approach 2016-2020 as the Country Partnership Strategy for the 11 small Pacific island countries (PIC-11).
In line with the Pacific Approach, the country operations business plan (COBP) also takes a multi-country approach to identify commonalities and opportunities for operational efficiencies across the PIC-11. The COBP is also aligned with the Midterm Review of Strategy 2020 and supports the three-pronged strategy of the Pacific Approach: reducing costs, managing risks, and enabling value creation.
26 Jul 2017 | Publication
Pacific Economic Monitor - July 2017
To help overcome remoteness, Pacific economies are looking to improve economic integration not only through ICT and transport network investments, but also by promoting greater competition and private investment.
05 Jun 2017 | Institutional Document
Pacific Energy Update 2017
ADB is supporting access to energy, renewable energy generation, efficient use of resources, and strengthening public and private sector institutions in the Pacific.