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ADB's $9 billion vaccine initiative, the Asia Pacific Vaccine Access Facility, or APVAX, will provide a comprehensive program to support developing Asia’s vaccine process. Read the news release
Economic activity in Developing Asia is forecast to contract by 0.4% this year, and then expand by up to 6.8% in 2021.
The pandemic has highlighted the power of digital technology. Now is the time to harness this power for inclusive growth so that communities, especially in poor and remote areas, can survive the crisis and thrive.