In the Spotlight
ADB and the Government of the Philippines rolled out an emergency food provision program to assist vulnerable families in Metro Manila.
ADB’s headquarters has been closed since 12 March, with most staff now working from home. ADB’s response to the COVID-19 crisis has been swift and we remain ahead of the curve.
Recognizing the urgency of the global coronavirus pandemic, ADB President Masatsugu Asakawa introduces ADB’s new $6.5 billion assistance package for its developing members.
The Asian Development Bank (ADB) announced a $6.5 billion initial package to address the immediate needs of its developing member countries (DMCs) as they respond to the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.