ADB-Japan Funds Week: Towards a Prosperous and Resilient Asia and the Pacific

Events

ADB-Japan Funds Week: Towards a Prosperous and Resilient Asia and the Pacific

27 June 2022 to 01 July 2022

With the theme, Beyond the Pandemic: Forging Ahead with the Enhanced Japan Funds, the first ADB-Japan Funds Week will be held from 27 June to 1 July 2022. This week-long online event is ADB’s way of showing appreciation to the Government of Japan for its continued generous support for Japan Funds in the past two decades and highlighting JFPR's accomplishments and support to ADB operations.

The virtual ADB-Japan Funds Week is open to the public (except for Sessions 2 and 4); organizers will be screening all registrants as this is a specialized event.

Programs

Session 1: Japan Fund for Prosperous and Resilient Asia and the Pacific (JFPR) Anniversary Event

28 June 2022, 9:00 - 11:30 a.m.

Join us for the JFPR Anniversary Event and celebrate its achievements, impacts, and contribution to developing member countries and ADB operations for the past two decades, especially on crisis response and recognize outstanding JFPR projects and champions. Also, get a glimpse of the upcoming JFPR History Book. Open to the public.

Register now to participate.

 

Session 2: Policy Dialogue between ADB and Japan's Ministry of Finance Management on New JFPR Directions

28 June 2022, 1:30 - 3:40 p.m.

This session will focus on the directions under the new JFPR priorities. Policy dialogue will be held between ADB and the Japan Ministry of Finance, considering new global challenges, taking into account ADB’s expertise and experience. By invitation.

 

Session 3: ADB-Japan Scholarship Program Symposium, Knowledge for Development

29 June 2022, 2:00 - 4:00 p.m.

With ADB Institute, invited distinguished speakers will discuss challenges and the state-of-the-art in JFPR’s new priority areas. Further, the JFPR priority areas will be presented to the 25 Designated Institutions of the ADB-Japan Scholarship Program to better align their fields of study and course offerings and sensitize scholars and alumni on developing member countries’ development and capacity needs. Open to the public.

Register now to participate.

 

Session 4: Technical Session between Sustainable Development and Climate Change Department (SDCC) and Regional Departments on the New JFPR Priority Areas

30 June 2022, 2:00 - 3:45 p.m.

Picking up from Session 2’s ADB-Japan Ministry of Finance dialogue, the session features a discussion among sector and thematic group chiefs, the regional departments, and SDPF on the operationalization, coordination mechanisms, pipeline development, and quality assurance under the new JFPR direction. By invitation.

 

Session 5: Meet the Japan Funds Team

1 July 2022, 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

An online consultation opportunity for clients and other stakeholders to discuss, raise questions, and seek guidance from the Japan Funds Team members on various aspects of the Japan Trust Funds.

 

Virtual Exhibit on JFPR and other Japan Trust Funds

27 June to 1 July 2022

This weeklong virtual exhibit commemorates JFPR’s two decades of poverty reduction work. It highlights the achievements and impact on the lives of JFPR beneficiaries and is a way to show appreciation to the Government of Japan for its generous contribution to JFPR and other Japan Trust Funds. 

Visit the microsite here.

 

For more information, visit this page.

 

Program and Learning Materials: 
Date Session / Activity Presentation Material Speaker(s)
27 Jun 2022 Opening of Virtual Exhibit on Japan Fund for Poverty Reduction More information can be found here.
Date Session / Activity Presentation Material Speaker(s)
28 Jun 2022 Session 1: Japan Fund for Prosperous and Resilient Asia and the Pacific (JFPR) Anniversary Event

Register now to participate.
28 Jun 2022 Session 2: Policy Dialogue between ADB and Japan's Ministry of Finance Management on New JFPR Directions
Date Session / Activity Presentation Material Speaker(s)
29 Jun 2022 Session 3: ADB-Japan Scholarship Program Symposium, Knowledge for Development

Register now to participate.
Date Session / Activity Presentation Material Speaker(s)
30 Jun 2022 Session 4: Technical Session between Sustainable Development and Climate Change Department (SDCC) and Regional Departments on the New JFPR Priority Areas
Date Session / Activity Presentation Material Speaker(s)
01 Jul 2022 Session 5: Meet the Japan Funds Team

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