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
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
Building Capacity for Conserving and Managing Natural Capital during the Planning and Implementation of Transportation Projects in South Asia 15 - 19 Jul 2019
Case Studies on Circular Economy Biz Model: Mechanisms, Opportunities and Challenges (ADB CE Webinar Series, Session 02) 26 Jul 2022
Core Labor Standards and their Implementation in Development Projects 12 Apr 2018
Eliminating the Idea of Waste with the TerraCycle Global Foundation (ADB CE Webinar Series, Session 05) 22 Sep 2022
Farm-to-Market Produce Logistics: Cases and Emerging Trends in Korea and India 06 Dec 2021
First Green Business Forum: Investing in Asia and the Pacific 22 - 24 Nov 2016
From Plastic Waste to Transitional Shelters—The Circular Economy for Healthy Oceans 28 Jun 2019
Green City Development Tool Kit 18 Sep 2015
Green Road to Kunming: Planning Environmentally Sustainable Infrastructure — Workshop Series 2022 28 Apr 2022 - 23 Jun 2022
Greening Transportation Projects 25 Nov 2021 - 10 Feb 2022
Incorporating Climate Adaptation Risks to Performance-Based Contracting 16 Aug 2017
Innovation Technologies for Air Quality Management 22 Jan 2020
Innovative Solutions for Medical Waste Management – Recommendations from UN and WHO 16 Oct 2019