ADB and Civil Society
In the Spotlight
ADB and the Government of Papua New Guinea promote partnerships with local and international NGOs to bring rural primary health care services.
ADB is working with civil society organizations in Timor-Leste to offer vocational skills training to reduce unemployment and promote development.
ADB will meet civil society organizations and NGOs, to discuss ways to operationalize the new Strategy 2030 on 1 May 2019 as part of the Civil Society Program of the 52nd ADB Annual Meeting in Nadi, Fiji. The draft operational plans will be posted for comments.
ADB works in partnership with a broad range of civil society organizations to strengthen its efforts to reduce poverty.
Working at the grassroots level, CSOs fill a vital space in the development process, giving voice to marginalized communities, providing expertise and knowledge, testing innovative approaches to poverty reduction, and ensuring beneficiary participation in projects.
ADB cooperates with CSOs to increase the effectiveness, quality, and sustainability of its operations. Read more