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Asian Development Bank and Samoa: Fact Sheet

Publication | July 2019
Asian Development Bank and Samoa: Fact Sheet

ADB assistance to Samoa supports improvements in the delivery of basic social services, and provision of safer and more efficient road and maritime transportation, better internet connectivity, and effective disaster relief.

ADB has been supporting Samoa since 1966 and has committed $190.9 million in loans, $134.6 million in grants, and $33 million in technical assistance.

ADB future assistance to Samoa will focus on energy investments, upgrading port facilities, investments in climate-resilient roads, and business development to create more jobs. ADB will continue to help build sustainable capacity for sound economic and public sector management, and implement reforms of state-owned enterprises.

Updated yearly, this ADB Fact Sheet provides social and economic indicators on Samoa as well as concise information on ADB's operations in the country and contact information.