Building Resilient Infrastructure for the Future: Background paper for the G20 Climate Sustainability Working Group

Publication | July 2019

This working paper focuses on building resilient infrastructure and opportunities for future partnerships and synergies regionally and internationally.

It was prepared to provide inputs for discussions at the Group of Twenty (G20) Climate Sustainability Working Group meeting in Tokyo, Japan, in February 2019. It provides insights on the experience of and lessons learned by the Asian Development Bank on resilient infrastructure and highlights opportunities for future partnerships and synergies with partners in the development and finance communities regionally and internationally. It also explores new financing modalities for building resilient infrastructure.


  • Executive Summary
  • Introduction
  • ADB Experience in Building Climate- and Disaster-Resilient Public Infrastructure
  • Moving Forward: Scaling Up Investment in Climate- and Disaster-Resilient Infrastructure in Asia and the Pacific
  • Conclusion

Additional Details

  • Climate change
  • Climate finance
  • Strengthening policies, governance, and capacities
  • Promoting climate resilient development
  • 36
  • 8.5 x 11
  • WPS190340-2

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