Cambodia and Asian Development Bank – Partnership for Inclusive Growth: Development Effectiveness Brief

Publication | May 2019

This publication outlines the results of the multilateral development partnership between the Asian Development Bank (ADB) and Cambodia over the years.

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It explores how ADB interventions have made a difference in the lives of people in the country. Over the past 20 years, Cambodia has achieved remarkable economic development, attaining middle-income status in 2016 and reducing poverty rate from 47.8% in 2007 to 13.5% in 2014. As Cambodia’s largest multilateral development partner, ADB’s completed projects between 2011 and 2017 have provided low-cost electricity, improved water supply, and delivered new or improved sanitation to thousands of rural households, and constructed or upgraded more than 1,400 kilometers of roads.


  • Cambodia and ADB: Partnership for Inclusive Growth
  • ADB’s Contribution to Poverty Reduction and Sustainable Development
  • Improving Operational and Organizational Effectiveness
  • Moving Forward: Challenges and Opportunities

Additional Details

  • ADB administration and governance
  • Managing for Development Results (MfDR)
  • Agriculture and natural resources
  • Agricultural and food productivity
  • Education
  • Technical and vocational education and training
  • Transport
  • Cambodia
  • 32
  • 8.5 x 11
  • BRF199900
  • 978-92-9261-212-2 (print)
  • 978-92-9261-213-9 (electronic)

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