Philippines


Financing climate action was a key topic at the COP27 climate change conference in Sharm El-Sheikh. For the Philippines, on the front lines of the global climate emergency, it is a make-or-break question.

Tags: Climate change and disaster risk management, Environment, Finance, Philippines

A mobile app that enables citizens to easily call for emergency assistance during calamities bags top prize.

Tags: Education, Philippines

This publication explores how Brunei Darussalam, Indonesia, Malaysia, and the Philippines can bolster cooperation in their special economic zones to spur sustainable growth.

Tags: Economy, Brunei Darussalam, Indonesia, Malaysia, Philippines, Regional cooperation and integration, Trade and industry

This report illustrates how financial technology or fintech can be leveraged to improve health systems and health outcomes.

Tags: Information and communications technology, Health, Philippines, Indonesia, Singapore

Using fintech can help ease the financial and health burden of individuals and help improve health systems and outcomes, says a new ADB report.

Tags: Information and communications technology, Health, Indonesia, Philippines

Amid rising cybersecurity attacks, the Philippines needs to have an integrated reporting system that would capture, aggregate, and analyze local challenges end users are facing.

Tags: Information and communications technology, Private sector development, Governance and public sector management, Philippines

Around 75% of employers in four countries note a rise in demand for new hires with digital skills over the last 5 years.

Tags: Education, Sustainable Development Goals, Indonesia, Philippines

The islands need to determine their capacity limits for tourism to reduce pressure on marine ecosystems.

Tags: Philippines, Environment, Tourism

Raising awareness on the benefits of vaccination, funding immunization programs, and addressing infrastructure and resources gaps on vaccine roll-out urgently needed.

Tags: Health, Philippines, COVID-19