In the Spotlight
In 2020, the World Bank Group cofinanced with ADB nine projects for a total of $1.3 billion, including three COVID-19-related projects.
Through a technical assistance facility, the Philippines' Baguio City ramps ups its disaster mitigation and resilience efforts through a smart flood early warning, information, and mitigation system.
Together with ADB and cofinancing partners, the Lao People’s Democratic Republic is setting up a 12.9-kilometer Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) system with 28 enclosed stations, and 50 new battery-electric buses.
The annual Partnership Report highlights the work and achievements of ADB’s financing partnerships in 2020 in both sovereign and nonsovereign operations, especially in responding to the challenges brought by the COVID-19 pandemic.