Climate change and disaster risk management


The assistance expands ADB’s support for food security in the region, where nearly 1.1 billion people lack healthy diets due to poverty and high food prices.

Tags: Agriculture and food security, Climate change and disaster risk management, Environment

This report examines the ecosystem of support for tech startups in Thailand, the challenges facing these enterprises, and the policy actions to help them grow.

Tags: Thailand, Private Sector Development, ICT, SMEs, Education, Climate change and disaster risk management, Agriculture, Health

Collaborations with Makassar in Indonesia, Penang in Malaysia, Tbilisi in Georgia, and Ulaanbaatar in Mongolia are underway.

Tags: Environment, Urban development, Climate change and disaster risk management, Indonesia, Malaysia, Philippines

Pursuing policy actions—from plate to planet—can help boost food and nutrition security while strengthening the sustainability of agrifood systems in the region.

Tags: Agriculture and food security, SDGs, ASEAN, Climate change and disaster risk management, Finance, Private Sector Development, trade and industry

This case study brief shares insights from pilot projects in the Philippines on how nature-based solutions can strengthen flood risk management in cost-effective ways.

Tags: Climate change and disaster risk management, Environment, Philippines, Agriculture, Tourism, water, Health

Citizen science, a way for communities to collaborate with researchers, can help scientists understand the impacts of floods.

Tags: Climate change and disaster risk management, Indonesia

The fund will leverage UK and ADB funds to accelerate a pipeline of low-carbon and climate-resilient infrastructure projects and catalyze financing from public and private capital sources.

Tags: Climate change and disaster risk management, Environment, Finance, Southeast Asia, ASEAN Policy Network

The funding supported developing member countries' COVID-19 pandemic response and recovery interventions, says ADB's Partnership Report 2021.

Tags: Finance, Health, COVID-19, Climate change and disaster risk management, Environment, transportation, Gender Development, Private Sector Development, SDGs

Set up by AVPN, with support from Google,org and ADB, the seed fund will finance innovative tech-driven solutions championed by nonprofit organizations in Asia Pacific.

Tags: Climate change and disaster risk management, SDGs, ICT, Finance

Gender cannot be an afterthought if we want livable, inclusive cities, says Catherine Grant, gender equality and social inclusion expert at Ramboll.

Tags: ASEAN Policy Network, Gender and development, Climate change and disaster risk management, Philippines