Lao PDR and ADB

ADB operations in the Lao People’s Democratic Republic focus on promoting sustainable public finances, enhancing equitable access to services, and advancing climate commitments.

Lao PDR: Translations in Lao

Latest on the Lao PDR

Partnership Report 2023 Overview

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Partnership Report 2023 Overview

ADB’s Partnership Report 2023: Climate Action, Sustainable Development is a digital publication that highlights how ADB and its partners accelerated climate action and sustainable development in the Asia and Pacific region in 2023, bolstered by a 44% increase in cofinancing compared to 2022.

Creative Economy Seminar: Our Common Future

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Creative Economy Seminar: Our Common Future

The Creative Economy Seminar will discuss how fostering the creative economy can advance sustainable development, social inclusion, intercultural exchange and tourism, and international influence.

Innovative Finance Approaches Addressing River Basin Pollution: Combating Aquatic Biodiversity Loss in Southeast Asia

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Innovative Finance Approaches Addressing River Basin Pollution: Combating Aquatic Biodiversity Loss in Southeast Asia

This report outlines the cascading environmental, social, and economic impacts of aquatic biodiversity loss in Southeast Asia and recommends ways to develop scalable projects that tackle river pollution and support sustainable development.

Asia Bond Monitor – June 2024

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Asia Bond Monitor – June 2024

This edition shows emerging market financial conditions weakened as investor risk appetite waned over expected higher-for-longer interest rates.