Vice-President Stephen Groff explains why we should monitor SDG implementation with truly relevant data.
Quality infrastructure may cost more in the beginning, but is worth the extra investment.
Asia has the potential to realize the Asian Century, but only adopting bold and visionary policies can help make this a reality.
Some major lessons stand out about the past, and provide pointers for the future.
The progress of digitization in trade is being driven by the objective of cost reduction – not inclusion.
Creating a bankable project is not enough to automatically mobilize financing.
This year’s ADB Annual Meeting was the first to be carbon-neutral – with help from a wind farm in western India.
Cooperation with civil society remains a strategic priority for ADB because CSOs share our vision of an Asia and the Pacific free of poverty.
The same spirit of cooperation we saw this week in Frankfurt will continue next year at ADB’s 50th Annual Meeting in Yokohama, Japan.
Recent evaluation shows these elements are crucial to supporting economic growth and eradicating poverty without further harming the environment.