Blogs on Sri Lanka
Published on Sunday, 16 June 2019
Guarantees are one of government’s most powerful financing tools for mobilizing private sector participation in development projects.
Published on Friday, 14 June 2019
Seventy percent of the aquaculture workforce worldwide is female, with women playing key roles in fishing, processing, and marketing. Yet they do not reap the full benefits of their efforts.
Published on Thursday, 13 June 2019
Over-the-counter derivatives allow investors and lenders to price and structure tailor-made funding arrangements to promote long-term infrastructure finance.
Published on Tuesday, 12 March 2019
It’s time to re-examine the actions we take to exterminate the wild animals and plants we need to survive, and start using stronger measures to protect them.
Published on Monday, 25 February 2019
Sri Lanka is making progress on improving public TVET, but IT courses have yet to generate the needed employment opportunities.
Published on Thursday, 27 December 2018
It's time for Sri Lankan banks to do more to support SMEs and infrastructure development.
Published on Friday, 13 July 2018
Trade services are a viable alternative to keep low-skilled workers out of poverty in middle-income countries.
Published on Tuesday, 16 January 2018
We learned in Sri Lanka that the most effective development projects not only provide new solutions to old problems, but also adapt to changing circumstances.
Published on Wednesday, 04 October 2017
ADB sees an important role for PPPs in developing PNG’s infrastructure and meeting its development goals.
Published on Friday, 22 September 2017
Hugely affected by climate change, Sri Lanka is taking bold action against it. ADB and UNDP are helping develop a strategy that can be replicated elsewhere.