The brief looks at the plastic life cycle and analyzes disposal and waste management. It shows how ADB can help countries implement a treaty to end plastic pollution.
Addressing Plastic Pollution for Climate Benefits: Opportunities in the Global Plastics Treaty for Asia and the Pacific21 February 2024
Accelerating the Net-Zero Transition in Asia and the Pacific: Low-Carbon Hydrogen for Industrial Decarbonization12 February 2024
This report investigates the status and potential of green and blue hydrogen in major industrial sectors, including oil refining and iron and steel production, among others.
05 February 2024
This publication shows how ADB plans to invest $100 billion of its own funds and work with the public and private sector to maximize its climate impact.
30 January 2024
This brief explores the occupations and skills likely to be needed for green jobs in Asia and the Pacific.
24 January 2024
The paper discusses the significance of AI, the challenges of deploying AI in Southeast Asia, and the need for ASEAN-centric policies.
18 January 2024
This paper identifies challenges and constraints of Indonesia’s energy transition mechanism.
Gig Economy Employment during the Pandemic: An Analysis of GrabFood Driver Experiences in the Philippines16 January 2024
This brief examines health, gender, and sustainability issues affecting the work of GrabFood drivers.
A Road Map for Scaling Up Private Sector Financing for the Blue Economy in Thailand: Investment Report08 January 2024
This report considers ways to mobilize and scale up private sector investment in areas such as aquaculture and marine renewable energy to help bolster sustainable blue development.
04 January 2024
This brief sets out ways Lao PDR can offset the financial impacts of climate change and start improving its creditworthiness to unlock green growth.
02 January 2024
This publication provides the economic outlook for Asia and the Pacific for 2023 and 2024.
27 December 2023
This study examines the impact of feed-in tariffs on promoting investments in renewable energy in Southeast Asia.
21 December 2023
This publication examines how to leverage municipal bonds in financing climate-resilient infrastructure and making cities more livable.
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