There are only eleven months left for countries to finalize the implementation framework for the 2015 Paris Agreement on climate change.
Vice-President Stephen Groff explains how ADB is helping the People’s Republic of China deliver environmentally sustainable growth and achieve its climate targets.
Nature-based solutions are gaining credibility as an effective way to make vulnerable communities more resilient against climate change.
Vice-President Stephen Groff, in Fiji for a COP23 meeting, reveals that ADB will mobilize over $500 million in climate finance for the Pacific until 2021.
What makes an investment a climate change adaptation rather than a development project is not always a straightforward question.
We must be fully aware that extreme weather events will become more frequent and severe to prepare better for their impacts.
Countries in the region have much to lose if they don’t act now to curb temperature rise.
Taking urgent action to combat climate change means building infrastructure that can withstand its impacts.
Post-disaster strategies help farmers overcome immediate losses while they wait for assistance.
Only proactive policies can minimize the human displacement caused by climate change.