Marshall Islands and ADB

ADB partners with the Marshall Islands in strengthening energy security; water, sanitation, and solid waste management infrastructure; education; public financial management; and governance.

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Marshall Islands Facts

ADB's Work in the Marshall Islands

The Pacific Approach, 2021–2025, of ADB serves as the country partnership strategy for the Marshall Islands, and focuses on building resilience against economic shocks, delivering sustainable services, and promoting inclusive and sustainable growth. It introduces new priorities including a programmatic approach to climate change, longer-term capacity support, flexible procurement practices, and a greater emphasis on gender equality.

Recognizing the need for capacity support to complement physical infrastructure, ADB is helping improve public sector performance alongside infrastructure works.


Data: Marshall Islands

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 the Marshall Islands, 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 the Marshall Islands View all projects


Contact: Pacific Department (PARD)

6 ADB Avenue, Mandaluyong City, 1550 Metro Manila, Philippines

Office Hours: 8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. (Monday to Friday)

Tel +63 2 86325346
Fax +63 2 86362444

Marshall Islands Pacific Country Office
Marshall Islands Resort, PO Box 3279,
Majuro, Marshall Islands 96960

Jung Ho Kim (Mr)
Country Team Leader
Ellen Paul (Ms)
Senior Country Officer

The ADB Pacific Department (PARD) provides the primary operational link for activities between ADB and the government, the private sector, civil society stakeholders, and development partners. The Pacific Department engages in policy dialogue, country partnership strategy development and programming, and portfolio management, while also acting as a knowledge base on development issues in the Marshall Islands.

The Marshall Islands Pacific Country Office will be closed on these dates:

* = Subject to moon sighting

Last updated: 14 December 2023