Kiribati and ADB

ADB’s support to Kiribati focuses on maintaining fiscal sustainability; upgrading infrastructure related to water supply, transport, renewable energy, and health; and enhancing disaster resilience.

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ADB's Work in Kiribati

ADB has been supporting Kiribati in building fiscal stability and upgrading infrastructure since 1974. Its engagement with Kiribati continues to focus on transformative infrastructure investments in sanitation, water supply, transport, renewable energy, and health, and policy reforms through technical assistance programs.


Data: Kiribati

Forecasts are based on ADB's flagship publication, the Asian Development Outlook. Updated four times a year, it analyzes economic and development issues in developing countries in Asia and the Pacific.

Development indicators for Kiribati, including a selection of economic, environmental, and social indicators used globally to track progress toward the Sustainable Development Goals.

Results achieved are aggregate amounts of outputs and outcomes from operations reported in project completion reports and extended annual review reports circulated for the year.

Cofinancing operations enable ADB’s financing partners, governments or their agencies, multilateral financing institutions, and commercial organizations to participate in financing ADB projects.


ADB Projects in Kiribati View all projects


Contact: Pacific Subregional Office (SPSO)

91 Gordon Street, Suva, Fiji

Office Hours: 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. (Monday to Friday)

Tel +679 3318101
Fax +679 3318074

Kiribati Pacific Country Office
Unit 303 and 304, TK Plaza
Tarawa, Kiribati
Tel: +686 22040 / 22041

Teatao Tira (Mr)
Country Team Leader
Tel +686 75055045 / 75022042

The Kiribati Pacific Country Office is closed on these dates:

Last updated: 21 December 2023