Asian Development Bank and Afghanistan: Fact Sheet

Publication | October 2020

ADB’s work in Afghanistan will expand access to economic opportunities, build stronger institutions and human capital, and increase environmental sustainability and resilience.

ADB is supporting Afghanistan’s national development strategies and priority programs to establish a stronger foundation for sustainable economic growth and poverty reduction. Cumulative loan and grant disbursements to Afghanistan amount to $2.53 billion.

In line with the country partnership strategy, 2017–2021 for Afghanistan, ADB will work to expand access to economic opportunities, markets, and services; build stronger institutions and human capital through better governance and skills development; and increase Afghanistan’s environmental sustainability and resilience to climate change and disasters.

Updated yearly, this ADB Fact Sheet provides concise information on ADB's operations in the country and contact information.

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