Asian Development Bank
The Asian Development Bank is a financial institution. Asian in character, ADB aims to foster economic growth and cooperation in one of the poorest regions of the world.
ADB supports projects in developing member countries that create economic and development impact, delivered through both public and private sector operations, advisory services, and knowledge support. Strategy 2030 sets the course for ADB's efforts to respond effectively to Asia and the Pacific's changing needs.
ADB operations are designed to support the three complementary agendas of inclusive economic growth, environmentally sustainable growth, and regional integration.
Focusing on the following sustainable development goals (SDGs)
How we work
ADB is committed to achieving a prosperous, inclusive, resilient, and sustainable Asia and the Pacific, while sustaining its efforts to eradicate extreme poverty.
... and why
ADB’s mission is to help developing member countries reduce poverty and improve the quality of life of their people.
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With employees from more than 60 countries, ADB is a place of real diversity. At ADB, we want to create an inclusive work environment where all forms of diversity are respected and valued. We embrace diversity and inclusion, regardless of gender, age, nationality, ethnic origin and race, religion, sexual orientation and gender identity, physical ability, and thinking style. Every staff member is unique and counts. You can help us make the region a better place.
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