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Nature-Based Solutions for Building Resilience in Towns and Cities: Case Studies from the Greater Mekong Subregion
(Asian Development Bank, 2016-12-31)
Urban populations are projected to increase from 54% to 66% of the global population by 2050, with close to 90% of the increase concentrated in Asia and Africa. Cities and towns—a growing source of greenhouse gas emissions—will need to address challenges ...
Gender Equality and Social Inclusion Assessment of the Energy Sector: Enhancing Social Sustainability of Energy Development in Nepal
(Asian Development Bank, 2018-02-28)
In Nepal, deeply embedded structural conditions determined by gender, caste or ethnicity, religion, language, and even geography have made access to and benefits from energy resources highly uneven. Women, the poor, and excluded groups experience energy ...
Summary of Proceedings: 51st ADB Annual Meeting: Linking People and Economies for Inclusive Development
(Asian Development Bank, 2018-07-15)
The Fifty-First Annual Meeting of the Board of Governors of the Asian Development Bank was held in Manila, Philippines from 3 to 6 May 2018. This Summary of Proceedings of the Meeting is presented in accordance with the provisions of Section 9 of the ...
Asian Development Review: Volume 35 No. 1
(Asian Development Bank, 2018-03-30)
The Asian Development Review (ADR) is a professional journal that publishes research on development issues relevant to the countries of the Asia and Pacific region, specifically members of the Asian Development Bank. The ADR publishes high-quality ...
Asian Development Review: Volume 35 No. 2
(Asian Development Bank, 2018-09-15)
The Asian Development Review is a professional journal for disseminating the results of economic and development research relevant to Asia. The journal seeks high-quality papers done in an empirically rigorous way. Articles are intended for readership ...
Measuring Asset Ownership and Entrepreneurship from a Gender Perspective Methodology and Results of Pilot Surveys in Georgia, Mongolia, and the Philippines
(Asian Development Bank, 2018-04-30)
Amid increasing demand for systematically collected statistics on asset ownership and control, the absence of standard guidelines and methods has constrained the collection and production of basic data. To fill this methodological gap, the Asian ...
Together We Deliver 2015: Partnerships Against Poverty
(Asian Development Bank, 2016-06-30)
The publication highlights successful projects that demonstrate development impact, best practices, and innovation. They were implemented through the hard work of ADB's developing member countries in partnership with ADB project teams and other partners. ...
Asian Development Bank Sustainability Report 2018: Investing for an Asia and the Pacific Free of Poverty
(Asian Development Bank, 2018-05-30)
The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has been issuing its Sustainability Report since 2007. The Sustainability Report allows stakeholders to assess ADB’s operational and organizational sustainability performance, providing them with a single point of ...
Identity for Development in Asia and the Pacific
(Asian Development Bank, 2016-11-30)
An integrated national identification (ID) system offers a means to fast-track the development process by providing the most efficient way to identify people in developing countries. This report seeks to help governments assess the maturity of a country’s ...
Pacific Economic Monitor - July 2017
(Asian Development Bank, 2017-30-07)
The Monitor provides an update of developments in Pacific economies and explores topical policy issues.