Asian Development Bank and Vanuatu: Fact Sheet

Publication | April 2017
Asian Development Bank and Vanuatu: Fact Sheet

ADB operations in Vanuatu support energy, transport, and water sectors and other urban infrastructure and services; as well as public sector management.

The ADB country operations business plan, 2017–2019 for Vanuatu continues support to three priority sectors: energy, transport, and water and other urban infrastructure and services. In addition, public sector management has been identified as a new sector for ADB involvement. Vanuatu will also be included in regional operations on agribusiness and tourism.

ADB began working with the Government of Vanuatu in 1981. ADB has since approved 14 loans totalling $89.36 million, 10 grants for $69.61 million, and 63 technical assistance projects worth $22.9 million.

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.