Asian Development Bank and Samoa: Fact Sheet
Beyond COVID-19 recovery, ADB assistance to Samoa will focus on energy investments, upgrading port facilities, constructing climate-resilient roads, and fostering private enterprise to create more jobs.
The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has assisted Samoa since 1966, with investments in critical infrastructure and support for policy reforms, public financial management, and increased climate resilience. Samoa has made strong progress on achieving development priorities relating to poverty, gender, health, education, and environmental sustainability.
ADB operations in Samoa are covered in the ADB country operations business plan, 2021–2023 for 11 small Pacific island countries.
Updated yearly, this ADB Fact Sheet provides concise information on ADB's operations in the country and contact information.