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Impact Stories from the People's Republic of China: Partnership for Prosperity
(Asian Development Bank, 2011-06-01)
The People’s Republic of China (PRC) has achieved remarkable growth and development sinceThe People's Republic of China (PRC) has achieved remarkable growth and development since initiating economic reforms in 1979. Sustained growth has fuelled ...
A Story within a Story: Gender and Water in Uzbekistan
(Asian Development Bank, 2013-07-01)
This brochure shows how ADB’s water supply and sanitation projects, narrated by project beneficiaries, are addressing gender issues related to water supply and sanitation. ADB's water supply and sanitation projects are addressing the gender issues ...
Energy for All: Asia's Night Skies Reveal Growth and Gaps in Electrification
(Asian Development Bank, 2011-09-01)
The images in this brochure compare and contrast night sky views of Asia and the Pacific from 1992 and 2009 - a 17-year span. As modern energy powers development and economic growth, the expansion of brightly lit areas and the increased brightness of ...
The New Silk Road: Ten Years of the Central Asia Regional Economic Cooperation Program
(Asian Development Bank, 2011-12-01)
This commemorative book celebrates 10 years of productive collaboration under the Central Asia Regional Economic Cooperation (CAREC) Program. Under CAREC, its member countries have made significant gains in regional transport, energy infrastructure, ...
Asia Solar Energy Initiative: Affordable Solar Power for Asia and the Pacific
(Asian Development Bank, 2011-05-01)
Home to the most populous and dynamic economies in the world, Asia and the Pacific is critical to stabilizing the global climate while sustaining economic growth. The Asia Solar Energy Initiative of the Asian Development Bank helps enable solar-generated ...
Today's People, Tomorrow's Prosperity: Reviving Growth in Central and West Asia
(Asian Development Bank, 2010-04-01)
Central and West Asia: home of the Silk Road and its historic merchant capitals of Bukhara and Samarkand, Herat and Kashgar; of the fertile fields of the Fergana Valley; and of the many cultures of the Caucasus. Nearly 20 years since many of these ...
Gender Equality: Bridging the Gap
(Asian Development Bank, 2011-08-01)
The Asian Development Bank (ADB) is committed to gender equality. Strategy 2020, ADB's long-term strategic framework, recognizes that gender equality and women's empowerment are critical for achieving economic growth, reducing poverty, and supporting ...
Working Differently in Fragile and Conflict-Affected Situations
(Asian Development Bank, 2013-03-01)
This flyer summarizes Asian Development Bank's experiences in fragile and conflict-affected situations, highlighting flexibility, sustainability, and partnership as guiding principles for working in such difficult situations. The Asian Development ...
Mid-term Review of the Indonesia-Malaysia-Thailand Growth Triangle (IMT-GT) Roadmap for Development: 2007-2011
(Asian Development Bank, 2010-11-01)
The Mid-term Review of the IMT-GT Roadmap provides the platform for taking stock of recent developments, their implications on the Program's strategic thrusts, and the progress and constraints in programme and project implementation.
Breaking Down the Barriers to Business in the Pacific: Private Sector Reform Stories
(Asian Development Bank, 2011-01-01)
This publication contains the stories of Pacific people whose lives have been transformed through reforms initiated by (PSDI), co-financed by ADB and AusAID.