Just as strong roots are the foundation of strong trees, strong institutions underpin strong and sustainable economies.
Blog posts on "good governance"
The biggest constraint to establishing proper urban waste disposal facilities in the country is refusing to accept them in your own city.
Reinforcing the regional trade-FDI nexus is imperative to promote sustained high and inclusive growth in developing Asia.
The crucial factor in effective governance is where the decision-making authority lies, and how it is exercised.
Inefficient public institutions result from imperfect, costly information, or that which there is a lack of capacity to analyze.
Governance specialists should be a bit more adventurous, cut down on attention to internal bureaucratic processes, and engage more vividly with partners.
Viet Nam’s new penal code reflects growing momentum across Asia in tackling environmental challenges and protecting biodiversity.
The Panama Papers scandal has underscored the need to strengthen the capacity of local and regional tax systems in Asia.
The right to information has been incorporated into domestic legislations, but the free flow of information remains restricted.
In the run-up to the OGP Summit in Mexico City, ADB and representatives from governments, civil society, and multilateral organizations to share their impressions about the current framework.