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
World Oceans Day Webinar, 2021: Gender and Resilience in Coastal Communities 08 Jun 2021
World Oceans Day 2020 Greenbag: A Progress Report on ADB's Action Plan for Healthy Oceans 08 Jun 2020
World Environment Day 2019: Panel Discussion on Beating Air Pollution, Making Asia’s Cities Livable 05 Jun 2019
World Environment Day 2019: Opening Session – The Air That We Breathe 05 Jun 2019
Training on Planning and Design of Smart Linear Infrastructure for Biodiversity Protection 25 - 27 Apr 2022
Training Course on Pollution, Health, and Safety Management in ADB Projects - Water Quality Module 21 - 22 Nov 2018
The Modern Road Ecologist’s Toolbox 29 Jun 2021 - 13 Jul 2021
THE GREEN ROAD: Integrated Waste Management and Circular Economy in Bhutan (ADB CE Webinar Series, Session 03) 11 Aug 2022
Sustainable Financing for Nature Positive Investments: Tools for Integrating Economic and Market-Based Instruments into Projects 15 Jul 2021 - 26 Aug 2021
Structured Decision Support for Natural Resource Management 09 May 2018
Resilient Atoll Nations in Productive Oceans 27 - 29 Aug 2019
Regional Flyway Initiative (RFI) Inception Workshop 06 - 07 Dec 2021
Preserving biodiversity in the Philippines’ New Clark City Project 26 Jun 2019
Nature-based Solutions for Resilient Infrastructure 15 Jul 2021
Nature-based Solutions (NbS) for Climate Disaster Risk Management 15 - 21 Sep 2022