In the Spotlight
Urgent Action Needed to Support Pacific Health Systems and Economies — ADB
The COVID-19?pandemic is highlighting the critical need to support health and social protection systems in the Pacific region, according to the latest issue of the ADB's?Pacific Economic Monitor?launched today.
ADB Announces More Than $13 Million in Grants to Help Pacific Combat COVID-19
ADB?today announced more than $13 million in grants to help 10 developing members in the Pacific finance their responses to the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic.
ADB's Investment for Building Urban Resilience in Pacific to Hit $900 Million
ADB?and cofinancing partners’ investment to make Pacific towns and cities more livable through improved essential services is poised to reach $900 million by the end of 2022, according to a new report.
Pacific Economic Monitor – July 2020
Most Pacific island countries appear to have avoided direct health impacts from the coronavirus disease (COVID-19). Yet, the pandemic highlights the need to strengthen their health and social protection systems.