19
FEB
2016

Joint Platform on Financing for Development Wraps Up

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Fin4Dev, which has offered a lens into the fast-changing world of development aid, financial innovation, and global public goods since July 2015, will cease publishing new posts this month and the site’s content will be remain accessible through April 30. Over the past seven and...
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14
DEC
2015

On heels of COP21 agreement, ADB reports on Clean Technology Fund results for Asia

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As the climate agreement struck in France aims to transform the world’s energy systems and Asia and the Pacific grapple with increasing energy demand, certain countries are choosing to leapfrog into clean technology — ADB and the Clean Technology Fund (CTF), big supporters...
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04
DEC
2015

Helping the Poorest in the Face of a Changing Climate

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In March 2015, Cyclone Pam hit the Pacific Island nation of Vanuatu, destroying entire villages, infrastructure, and hundreds of acres of crops. The Category 5 cyclone caused an estimated $449 million in damage—or roughly 64 percent of the country’s annual GDP. Ending extreme...
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