Blog posts tagged to "Afghanistan"
Published on Monday, 23 October 2017
India is pushing hard for wider use of electric vehicles, but many challenges remain. One of them is a lack of charging infrastructure.
Published on Friday, 07 July 2017
Spilling hydropower in one country can benefit a neighboring country that lacks power or is relying on diesel.
Published on Tuesday, 16 May 2017
The transport master plan aims to help create jobs and enhance connectivity across the country.
Published on Thursday, 22 September 2016
ADB recently approved new funding to demonstrate the technical and financial viability of this new technology combination in the CAREC region.
Published on Friday, 17 June 2016
We have to help make it better to be a woman in Pakistan and Afghanistan, regardless of what our fathers think.
Published on Tuesday, 19 April 2016
Rail transport can help slash travel time, lower freight costs, and expand cross-border freight consignments across and beyond the region.
Published on Friday, 08 April 2016
ADB's Director General for Central and West Asia discusses what to expect from the Turkmenistan-Afghanistan-Pakistan-India Natural Gas Pipeline, ADB’s role as transaction advisor, and how to overcome security and financing challenges.
Published on Wednesday, 13 January 2016
Since beauty can be deceiving, we must take into consideration the root causes of fragility when doing development work in small Pacific island nations like Tuvalu.
Published on Tuesday, 18 August 2015
In the Pacific, many fragile countries have no conflict or violence at all. So how do you know whether a given state has dimensions of fragility or not?
Published on Wednesday, 12 August 2015
The OECD has finally acknowledged the diversity of risks and vulnerabilities that lead to fragility. ADB’s own proposed fragility index considers fragility as a complex and multidimensional issue.