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Rural Development and Food Security Forum 2019 Highlights and Takeaways
This publication provides insights from the Rural Development and Food Security Forum 2019 about how a sufficient, safe, nutritious, and affordable supply of food to Asia and the Pacific’s growing population can be achieved.
Summary of Proceedings of the 53rd Annual Meeting of the Board of Governors
This document summarizes the proceedings of the 53rd Annual Meeting of the Board of Governors (Virtual), held 22 May and 17-18 September 2020.
New Approaches to Measuring and Assessing Regional Cooperation and Integration: Workshop Highlights
This publication presents highlights of the sessions during ADBs workshop on regional cooperation and integration (RCI) on 16 and 17 April 2020. Discussions focused on relevant approaches to measuring RCI and its implications for policy assessment.
Regional cooperation and integration (RCI) is pivotal to enhancing economic growth, financial stability, and social inclusion and important for tackling poverty and enhancing institutional stability. Better RCI measures can allow researchers and policy makers to assess the costs and benefits of RCI policies in greater detail.
Strengthening the Environment Dimensions of the Sustainable Development Goals in Asia and the Pacific: Knowledge-Sharing Workshop Proceedings
This publication provides a summary of the discussions and findings from a regional workshop on implementing environment-related Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) in Asia and the Pacific.
The Future of Inclusive Finance: 3rd Asia Finance Forum Conference Proceedings
This publication details the discussions during the Third Asia Finance Forum that underscored how new technologies are helping to bring financial services to unbanked communities.
Accelerating Regional Cooperation and Integration in Asia and the Pacific: 2017 Conference Highlights
This conference report explores opportunities and challenges for accelerating regional cooperation and integration (RCI) in Asia and the Pacific.
Inter-Subregional Forum for Enhanced Implementation of the World Trade Organization Trade Facilitation Agreement: Summary of Proceedings
This publication provides a summary of the discussions, features key messages from case studies, and consolidates useful resources relevant to the World Trade Organization Trade Facilitation Agreement (TFA).
Summary of Proceedings of the 52nd Annual Meeting of the Board of Governors
This document summarizes the proceedings of the 52nd Annual Meeting of the ADB Board of Governors, held in Nadi, Fiji from 1 to 5 May 2019.
International Conference on Energy 4.0: Designing the Future of Thailand’s Power Sector - Event Summary
ADB and Thailand's Ministry of Energy jointly organized a two-day international conference in Bangkok during 24-25 January 2019 to deliberate on the future of Thailand's power sector. Drawing on experience and inputs from a wide range of policy makers, experts, academics, practitioners, leading thinkers and delegates, the two-day conference offered new insights that will influence the design and development of Thailand's power sector.
Strengthening Regional Surveillance and Financial Safety Net Mechanisms in Asia: Workshop Highlights
This report shares highlights from a workshop on regional economic surveillance and financial safety nets in Asia, which was held in Manila on 14 August 2018.