Asian Development Bank and Bangladesh: Fact Sheet

Publication | April 2017
Asian Development Bank and Bangladesh: Fact Sheet

ADB supports Bangladesh’s efforts to generate inclusive and sustainable growth, and achieve the Sustainable Development Goals.

ADB has provided Bangladesh with $18.3 billion for 269 loans, $252.4 million for 422 technical assistance projects, and $787.10 million for 35 grants.

ADB will provide assistance for projects contributing to regional connectivity, which will foster the development of economic zones and corridors. ADB will also help develop Bangladesh’s power and energy supply, education and skills, water and municipal services, rural sector, and access to finance. Good governance, environmental sustainability, and gender equity will remain major pillars for ADB operations in Bangladesh.

Updated yearly, this ADB Fact Sheet provides social and economic indicators on Bangladesh as well as concise information on ADB's operations in the country and contact information.