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Independent Evaluation at the Asian Development Bank: Accountability, Learning Lessons, Development Effectiveness
(Asian Development Bank, 2009-10-15)
The Independent Evaluation Department (IED) evaluates the policies, strategies, operations, and special concerns of the Asian Development Bank (ADB) relating to organizational and operational effectiveness. It contributes to development effectiveness ...
Global Partnership for Effective Development Cooperation: What It Means for ADB
(Asian Development Bank, 2014-06-01)
This publication discusses the priorities and principles put forward by the Global Partnership for Effective Development Cooperation, and highlights how ADB has been implementing them.
Knowledge Management Directions and Action Plan (2013-2015): Supporting “Finance ++” at the Asian Development Bank
(Asian Development Bank, 2013-06-30)
The motivation behind strengthening knowledge management at the Asian Development Bank (ADB) is to offer our Developing Member Countries (DMCs) what we call “Finance ++”: superior combinations of ADB’s own finance plus leverage of resources through ...
Toward E-Development in Asia and the Pacific: A Strategic Approach for Information and Communication Technology
(Asian Development Bank, 2003-11-15)
One of the most persistent criticisms of open markets and free trade is that they increase the gap between developed and developing countries. The rapid emergence of the Internet economy is giving this argument new impetus. Many fear that the Internet ...
Timor-Leste Ninth Progress Report: ADB TFET Projects & Other Operations
(Asian Development Bank, 1995-04-26)
ADB has supported Timor-Leste’s rehabilitation phase by implementing development projects funded by TFET and by funding technical assistance (TA) projects. ADB is now preparing its “consolidation” phase program to be funded predominantly from Asian ...
Impact Stories from Tajikistan: 15 Years of Tajikistan–ADB Partnership (1998–2013)
(Asian Development Bank, 2013-07-13)
To commemorate the 15th anniversary of its operations in Tajikistan, the Asian Development Bank (ADB) has produced this retrospective collection of impact stories that highlight some of the development projects supported by ADB during this period. These ...
(Asian Development Bank, 2009-06-15)
Rapid economic growth in developing Asia has been generating high level of demand for energy. According to the International Energy Agency (IEA), while the current global financial crisis is constraining short-term economic performance, primary energy ...
Summary of Proceedings: 42nd Annual Meeting of the Board of Governors
(Asian Development Bank, 2009-05-05)
This publication summarizes the proceedings of the 42nd Annual Meeting of the ADB Board of Governors, held in Bali, Indonesia from 4 to 5 May 2009.
Business Processes for the Reorganized ADB
(Asian Development Bank, 2001-12-30)
In connection with ADB’s reorganization, a Working Group on Business Process Change (WG) was appointed by the President on 21 August 2001.1 The objective of the WG was to address issues related to business process changes essential for meeting the goals ...
Customs Cooperation Committee Regional Capacity Building Seminar
(Asian Development Bank, 2003-04-30)
Trade facilitation in terms of reducing customs red-tape, introducing modern customs techniques, and harmonizing trade procedures across countries is widely considered to be just as critical as trade liberalization in promoting growth and reducing ...