Blog posts tagged to "poverty reduction"
Published on Tuesday, 20 June 2017
Ayumi Konishi, Director General for East Asia, discusses ADB’s new Country Partnership Strategy for Mongolia.
Published on Friday, 16 June 2017
Asian governments should introduce policies that do not slow down economic growth, but do spread its benefits more equitably.
Published on Thursday, 25 May 2017
To meet the SDGs, multilateral development banks need to be flexible when interpreting their mandates.
Published on Thursday, 05 January 2017
It is widely assumed that reducing inequality goes hand-in-hand with poverty reduction – but this is not always the case.
Published on Tuesday, 20 December 2016
Pro-poor growth in the Philippines is driven by a growing budget for social assistance programs like conditional cash transfers.
Published on Thursday, 18 August 2016
Financing has been a constant challenge to the expansion of antipoverty transfers in developing countries.
Published on Wednesday, 17 February 2016
Let’s address the confusion about what inclusive business is, how it serves the poor, and how it works.
Published on Friday, 16 October 2015
Women’s participation in an ADB urban development project in India transformed their role, increased understanding of gender issues in water and sanitation, and strengthened institutional capacity in ensuring that men and women could benefit equally from water and sanitation investments.
Published on Monday, 06 January 2014
We are living in the time of Big Data. It comes from everywhere - from our cell phones, our computers, from fuel pumps, water sensors in meteorological stations, and countless other sources.
Published on Wednesday, 16 October 2013
For development institutions, private sector investments offer plenty of potential for promoting inclusive and environmentally sustainable growth at a profit. But how successful are they in achieving actual development gains?