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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

Indian state to pilot cashless accident trauma insurance

If the test is successful, an ADB project will help set up a post-accident response initiative that can be scaled up in Madhya Pradesh and beyond.

by · Monday, 28 November 2016 · India

Indian Hybrid Organization Fighting against Unequal Access to Primary Healthcare

Doctor shortage, poor infrastructure, long wait times (especially for women), high diagnostic costs and extensive travel for treatment…all of these results in avoidable deaths and high mortality rate in rural India. According to the Lancet (2015), more…

by · Wednesday, 5 October 2016 · India

Indian Hybrid Organization Fighting against Unequal Access to Primary Healthcare

Doctor shortage, poor infrastructure, long wait times (especially for women), high diagnostic costs and extensive travel for treatment…all of these results in avoidable deaths and high mortality rate in rural India. According to the Lancet (2015), more…

by · Wednesday, 5 October 2016 · India

Indian Hybrid Organization Fighting against Unequal Access to Primary Healthcare

Doctor shortage, poor infrastructure, long wait times (especially for women), high diagnostic costs and extensive travel for treatment…all of these results in avoidable deaths and high mortality rate in rural India. According to the Lancet (2015), more…

by · Wednesday, 5 October 2016 · India

Indian Hybrid Organization Fighting against Unequal Access to Primary Healthcare

Doctor shortage, poor infrastructure, long wait times (especially for women), high diagnostic costs and extensive travel for treatment…all of these results in avoidable deaths and high mortality rate in rural India. According to the Lancet (2015), more…

by · Wednesday, 5 October 2016 · India

The human dimension of population aging in Asia

In Asia’s demographic transition, let’s not forget about the elderly. The human dimension is the key to a greyer but richer and happier region.

by · Thursday, 29 September 2016 · Uncategorised

Inclusive irrigation is transforming Nepal’s rural areas

Small farmers, even women and those belonging to the Dalit caste and ethnic minorities, are beginning to participate in the management of water users’ associations in parts of Nepal.

by · Thursday, 15 September 2016 · Nepal

Facing the social protection challenges of climate change

We need social protection programs that address the social consequences of natural disasters.

by · Thursday, 25 August 2016 · Uncategorised

How social enterprises can help us meet the SDGs

Social entrepreneurship is a viable and significant way to nudge the world closer to the attainment of the Sustainable Development Goals.

by · Wednesday, 24 August 2016 · Uncategorised