Events

International Anticorruption Day 2019 - Building a Community of Integrity Champions: Collaborating with the Private Sector

Climate Change and Disasters in Asia and the Pacific

Event: ADB Side Events at the UNFCCC Climate Change Conference (COP 25)

Climate Change and Disasters in Asia and the Pacific

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This infographic gives an overview of the impact of climate change and disasters on the long-term sustainability of development in the Asia Pacific region, and how ADB is addressing climate change and disaster risk in the region.

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Keynote Lecture: Enhancing Environmental Sustainability in Asia-Pacific: Role of ADB

Tomoyuki Kimura, Director General of ADB's Strategy, Policy, and Partnerships Department gave a keynote lecture during the Opening Plenary of the International Symposium on Education and Research in Global Environmental Studies in Asia organized by Kyoto University on 26 November 2019. He presented an overview of ADB's integrated approach that combines finance, knowledge, and partnerships under Strategy 2030 and engaged with experts and scholars in discussions to enhance environmental sustainability in Asia and the Pacific.

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2nd Regional Knowledge-Sharing Workshop: Strengthening the Environment Dimensions of the SDGs in Asia and the Pacific

The Digital Revolution: Access to Finance for All

Event: 3rd Asia Finance Forum: The Future of Inclusive Finance

The Digital Revolution: Access to Finance for All

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The keynote explores: the role of the ICT sector, 6 building blocks to create a digital revolution, 3 populations to be targeted with their needs, and the digital dividend of the digital revolution.

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Combatting Urban Air Pollution Impacts on Maternal and Child Health in Asia: A Science and Policy Dialogue

Events

Digital Development Forum 2019

The Digital Development Forum aimed to focus on the critical role of digital technology in the operational priorities under ADB’s Strategy 2030. The Forum:

  • identified ways to adopt advanced technologies in ADB operations and increase the impact of ADB projects and programs; and
  • ensured integration of the Digital Development Action Plan into the operational priorities.

FarmTrek Blockchain Ecosystem

Event: 3rd Asia Finance Forum: The Future of Inclusive Finance

FarmTrek Blockchain Ecosystem

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FarmTrek is a solution of InfoCorp Technologies, an integrated FinTech and AgriTech company that aims to bring inclusive financial services to the livestock industry in emerging markets. InfoCorp was founded in 2015 with headquarters in Singapore

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Making Cities More Livable—Smart City in Environment, Equity, and Economy (3Es)

ADB's Strategy 2030 identified “Making Cities More Livable” as one of its seven operational priorities and will support cities in developing member countries (DMCs) for developing the right institutions, policies, and enabling environment to become more livable.