Brochures and Flyers
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Keeping Asia's Water Tower Alive: Strengthening Integrated Water Resources Management with River Basin Organizations
This booklet assesses the performance of river-based organizations (RBOs) in Afghanistan, Bhutan, and Nepal, and makes recommendations to enhance their performance.
The Role of Geography in Shaping Governance Performance
This paper demonstrates that good governance in one country can influence governance improvements in neighboring countries and highlights that regional political and economic cooperation can benefit institutional development across borders.
25 Years of Partnership with Karnataka: Evolving Model for Sustainable Urban Water Service Delivery
This publication reflects on the accomplishments, lessons learned and innovations in project design, scope, and operation and maintenance arrangements to improve urban water services in the Indian state of Karnataka supported by the Asian Development Bank (ADB).
Making Urban Sanitation More Inclusive in Papua New Guinea
This publication discusses urban sanitation in Papua New Guinea and opportunities to make water and sanitation more inclusive, including the introduction of an operational fecal sludge management framework.
Empowering the Vulnerable in Tonga: A Success Story on Social Protection Services
This publication draws on the positive impact of a social protection program in Tonga that caters to the essential needs of vulnerable families and people, stemming from collaborative efforts of governments and civil society organizations.
Pakistan’s River Ravi Eco-Revitalization Master Plan: A Road Map to Rescue and Revitalize the River Ravi and Its Tributaries
This brochure summarizes an eco-revitalization master plan for the River Ravi in Pakistan, which aims to address decades of deterioration due to inadequate management, rapid urbanization, and severe pollution.
Building a Differentiated Approach for Fragile and Conflict-Affected Situations and Small Island Developing States: Briefing Note for Consultations
This publication explains how the Asian Development Bank (ADB) is updating its approach to fragile and conflict-affected situations and small islands developing states in Asia and the Pacific.
ADB Theme Bonds for Sustainable Development
This publication provides an overview of ADB’s gender, health, and water bonds and highlights a selection of projects they fund in Asia and the Pacific.
Strategy for Northeast Asia Power System Interconnection
This brochure describes a strategy for a Northeast Asia Power System Interconnection and the use of renewable energy resources in Mongolia’s South Gobi region.
Lessons from Thailand's National Community-Based Long-Term Care Program for Older Persons
This case study highlights innovations and strategies to address the needs of the Thailand’s aging population that can also be applied in other developing countries in Asia and the Pacific.