A lack of safe water supply in urban settlements around Asia and the Pacific complicates efforts to use improved hygiene to fight COVID-19
Blog posts on "Pacific"
The Asia Pacific region is standing together to cooperate regionally to address the transnational threat posed by the COVID-19 pandemic.
With key reforms, Pacific states could move toward cleaner, more affordable sources of energy that eventually eliminate fossil fuels completely.
Countries around the world are taking an integrated approach to address the complexities of poverty.
Earthquakes, powerful storms, tsunamis and other disasters have powerful immediate impacts, but they also do long-term damage that often gets overlooked.
Criminals must be prevented from using the financial system but misdirected efforts to stop crime can harm small businesses and the jobs they create
The future of Nauru depends on the complex task of rehabilitating the land on the inner plateau of this Pacific island nation.
We need to protect the financial system from terrorism and money laundering. But the people of the Pacific should not pay the heaviest price.
Officials from ADB and Palau discuss how high-speed internet services will improve life in the remote island nation.
The region cannot afford further delays on legal reforms to lure much-needed foreign investment.