Environment Thematic Group

Integrates environmental sustainability into projects, country strategies, and sectors assessments; promotes eco-friendly design of infrastructure and scaling up of investments in natural capital, and ecosystem-based climate adaptation, supports initiatives to strengthen environmental management in DMCs and promote green businesses and address regional environmental concerns.

Offers courses on environmental sustainability, focusing on promoting sustainable infrastructure, investing in natural capital, strengthening environmental governance and management capacity, and responding to climate change.

Contact: Marie Antoinette Virtucio, Group Coordinator

Title Date Focal Person
1st Regional Knowledge-Sharing Workshop: Strengthening the Environment Dimensions of the SDGs in Asia and the Pacific 21 - 22 Feb 2018
2019 ADB World Oceans Day Seminar: Gender and Oceans 10 Jun 2019
2nd Regional Knowledge-Sharing Workshop: Strengthening the Environment Dimensions of the SDGs in Asia and the Pacific 27 - 28 Nov 2019
ACEF 2022 Deep Dive Workshop: The Future of Ocean Energy and Hydrogen - Just Transition to a Safer World 16 Jun 2022
ADB Circular Economy Sprint Series - Closing the Circle: Reducing Plastic Pollution and Promoting Green Businesses 23 Sep 2021 - 18 Nov 2021
ADB Data Room: Circular Economy 20 Apr 2022
ADB Data Room: Managing Infectious Medical Waste during the COVID-19 Pandemic 09 Apr 2020
Advanced Learning Program on Resettlement and Livelihoods 20 - 24 Feb 2017
Agri-logistics Innovation and Best Practices in India 06 Dec 2021
Aligning Public Development Banks with the Post-2020 Global Biodiversity Framework 31 Jan 2022
Alternative Proteins Power By Marine Renewable Energy 20 May 2022
Applying Science and Technology for Clean Air and Climate Co-benefits 30 Jun 2022
Biochar as a Circular Solution for Sustainable Agriculture and Poverty Reduction (ADB CE Webinar Series, Session 01) 07 Jun 2022
Bioengineering Nature-based Solutions for Linear Infrastructure Slope Stabilization and Protection 01 - 04 Aug 2022
Blue Finance Training: Designing and Financing Bankable Projects in Transitioning to a Blue Economy 09 - 13 Nov 2020