Policies, Strategies, and Plans
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Report on Acceptance of Contributions in Support of Institutional Financing Partnerships (January–June 2020)
This report is prepared in accordance with the paper on Enhancing Operational Efficiency of the Asian Development Bank (ADB). Institutional financing partnership contributions comprise contributions committed to single or multi-donor trust funds, financing partnership facilities, framework arrangements, and global funding initiatives.
Concessional Assistance Policy for the ADF 13 Period: Policy Paper
This paper proposes a concessional assistance policy that defines the principles and criteria to guide allocations of concessional resources to eligible countries that have access to Asian Development Fund (ADF) grant resources and concessional ordinary capital resources (OCR).
The concessional assistance policy encompasses the performance-based allocation (PBA) policy of the Asian Development Bank (ADB) and the ADF grant framework, and determines the country allocations of ADF grants and concessional OCR loans.
Report on Acceptance of Contributions in Support of Institutional Financing Partnerships (July–December 2019)
This report is prepared in accordance with para. 52 of the paper on “Enhancing Operational Efficiency of the ADB” dated November 2015. Institutional financing partnerships contributions comprise of contributions committed to single or multi-donor trust funds, financing partnership facilities, framework arrangements, and global funding initiatives.
Fourth Contribution to the Special Fund for the Asian Development Bank Institute from the Republic of Korea Acting through the Republic of Korea e-Asia and Knowledge Partnership Fund
The Government of the Republic of Korea, acting through the e-Asia Fund, will make the fourth contribution of $3.5 million to the ADBI Special Fund in four installments of $875,000 payable semiannually in 2020 and 2021. The Republic of Korea will deposit with ADB an instrument of contribution in the amount of $875,000 substantially in the form attached in the Appendix no later than 15 May 2020, 15 October 2020, 15 May 2021, and 15 October 2021.
Tracking Indicator Definitions
This document is a compilation of definitions and methodologies for the tracking indicators defined in ADB Corporate Results Framework, 2019–2024.
Results Framework Indicator Definitions
This document is a compilation of definitions and methodologies for the results framework indicators defined in ADB Corporate Results Framework, 2019–2024.
ADB’s Comprehensive Response to the COVID-19 Pandemic: Policy Paper
This paper proposes to enhance ADB's coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic response by increasing the total size of ADB's response package to about $20 billion and introducing special policy variations to streamline implementation.
Principles for Selection of External Auditor
This document outlines the principles for the selection of the External Auditor.
ASEAN Catalytic Green Finance Facility: Operations Plan 2019–2021
This document outlines the operations strategy and plan for the ASEAN Catalytic Green Finance Facility pilot phase (2019–2021).
South Asia Subregional Economic Cooperation Operational Plan 2016-2025 Update
This report reflects the changes in the South Asia Subregional Economic Cooperation (SASEC) Program’s operational plan for the period 2016–2025, in particular on priority projects resulting from a rigorous vetting process.