Articles by: adb-blog-team

What lies beneath gender equality, labor, and migration in the PRC

A new ADB-ILO joint desk review analyzes what the PRC’s transition to a new growth model means for women in the labor market.

by · Monday, 4 December 2017 · Uncategorised

What lies beneath gender equality, labor, and migration in the PRC

A new ADB-ILO joint desk review analyzes what the PRC’s transition to a new growth model means for women in the labor market.

by · Monday, 4 December 2017 · Uncategorised

Asia must act to prevent demographic dividend from becoming tax

Asian countries need to prepare for the potential demographic tax that accompanies gradual population aging.

by · Tuesday, 12 September 2017 · Uncategorised

More money alone won’t meet SDG 3

To move forward on health financing in developing Asia, we need solutions as well as money.

by · Wednesday, 19 July 2017 · Uncategorised

Why MDBs should include human rights in the development agenda

To meet the SDGs, multilateral development banks need to be flexible when interpreting their mandates.

by · Thursday, 25 May 2017 · Uncategorised

Data matters to meet the SDGs

Vice-President Stephen Groff explains why we should monitor SDG implementation with truly relevant data.

by · Friday, 5 May 2017 · Uncategorised

Preparing (financially) for disasters in Nepal

Disaster-prone countries should get ahead of the curve and set aside funds for disasters – before they happen.

by · Monday, 24 April 2017 · Nepal

Does lower inequality mean less poverty?

It is widely assumed that reducing inequality goes hand-in-hand with poverty reduction – but this is not always the case.

by · Wednesday, 4 January 2017 · Uncategorised

Can we end poverty in the Philippines through cash transfers?

Pro-poor growth in the Philippines is driven by a growing budget for social assistance programs like conditional cash transfers.

by · Monday, 19 December 2016 · Philippines

Finding solutions for people with disabilities in Mongolia

ADB is helping persons with disabilities make an effective contribution to Mongolian society, and live with dignity.

by · Friday, 2 December 2016 · Mongolia