Sustainable Development Goals
Addressing Plastic Pollution for Climate Benefits: Opportunities in the Global Plastics Treaty for Asia and the PacificThe 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.
Podcast host Sothea Ros speaks to Bambang Susantono, chairman of the Nusantara National Capital Authority, on Indonesia's plans for its new capital in East Kalimantan.
Using circularity strategies, they develop sustainable materials that substitute for traditional cement, concrete, and steel that require huge amounts of energy to produce.
AI, cybersecurity, data capture and analysis, digital marketing, and cloud top technology trends that can help NGOs and nonprofits improve operations and bolster impact.
Using a business-led approach, the program works with MSMEs to reduce the social and environmental impacts of tourism.
Grants ranging from $100,000 to $500,000 in store for eligible projects that support bolstering connectivity, environment, tourism, or agriculture in BIMP-EAGA.
Ensuring pay structures are more transparent, correcting gender biases, and promoting the benefits of a diversified workplace can help bridge the gap.
Ming Tan, founding executive director of the Tech for Good Institute, talks about ensuring MSMEs are part of the fight against climate change.
This report looks at the achievements of ACGF from the pilot phase between 2019 and 2021.
The paper discusses the significance of AI, the challenges of deploying AI in Southeast Asia, and the need for ASEAN-centric policies.