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.
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.
Some major lessons stand out about the past, and provide pointers for the future.
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.
Asian mayors will discuss in Frankfurt the competing challenges and opportunities their cities face to becoming inclusive, safe, resilient, and sustainable.