In the Spotlight
Strengthening Armenian Schools Against Earthquakes
ADB is helping Armenia reconstruct 46 schools according to seismic safety standards. Around 58,700 students and staff will benefit from the upgraded schools which can also serve as temporary shelters during emergencies.
Making an Impact: Working at ADB
ADB’s staff and professionals come from different backgrounds and bring a diverse set of skills and expertise in fulfilling our mission. Meet Jukka Tulivuori, a Social Sector Specialist from Finland who is making an impact in Asia and the Pacific.
ADBI Featured Speaker Webinar: Francis Fukuyama on Next Steps for Public Policy and Digital Development in Asia
This webinar will present Francis Fukuyama of Stanford University who will discuss the political and public policy calculus for advancing inclusive and sustainable digital development in Asia after the COVID-19 crisis.
Online Life Skills Training Helps Keep Young Filipinos Resilient Amid the Pandemic
In 2020, ADB gave funding support to digitize aspects of the Philippines' JobStart Life Skills Training and apprenticeship program. ADB also approved a $400-M loan in July 2021 to support the government's employment efforts for the youth.