In Asia and throughout the world, tourism is a double-edged sword that brings huge benefits and serious impacts.
Trade can benefit women and girls in a variety of ways, but only if the right policies are put into place
Pacific nations, such as the Cook Islands, are coming up with innovative ways to manage national debt during times of economic boom and bust.
By reimagining the future we can drive the change we want to see. We can’t change the past, but everything we do now changes the future.
As natural disasters become more frequent and intense in Asia-Pacific, governments can tap into taxes to finance improved resilience.
Just as strong roots are the foundation of strong trees, strong institutions underpin strong and sustainable economies.
No matter the urban pressures in Asia and Pacific, governments and their partners must provide spaces for communities to play and interact.
ADB’s experience in Nepal paves the way to support implementing similar reforms in other fragile Asian countries.
India, Indonesia, the Philippines, and Thailand are paving the way for technology to make governance more effective.
ADB has supported simple, yet transformative e-government solutions in the Maldives and Nepal.