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Asian Development Bank and Vanuatu: Fact Sheet

Publication | April 2019
Asian Development Bank and Vanuatu: Fact Sheet

ADB operations in Vanuatu supports three priority sectors: energy, transport, and water and other urban infrastructure and services.

ADB began supporting Vanuatu in 1981. The bank has since committed loans and grants totaling $178.5 million, and technical assistance projects worth $23.8 million.

The ADB country operations business plan, 2018–2020 for Vanuatu will continue to support three priority sectors: energy, transport, and water and other urban infrastructure and services. Public sector management has also been identified as an important area for ADB involvement, and a budget support program is proposed for reforms that will improve Vanuatu’s economic resilience and generate inclusive growth.

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