Natural Resources

09 Jan 2019

Consultants' reports describe activities by a consultant or group of consultants related to preparing a technical assistance project. This document dated September 2017 is provided for the ADB project 44141-012.

Download the report at adb.org

09 Jan 2019

Asia and the Pacific is one of the most biologically and culturally diverse regions on the planet that hosts high numbers of unique animal and plant species and ecosystems. Seventeen of the planet’s 36 biodiversity hotspots are found here, along with three quarters of all coral reefs and more than half of all remaining mangrove areas on earth.

09 Jan 2019

Why are people in Asia and the Pacific particularly vulnerable to climate change?

26 Jul 2018

The world urgently needs to restore its degraded forests and landscapes in order to preserve a productive and healthy environment in which humans can flourish. Over 3 billion of the world’s 7.6 billion people are affected by land degradation.

03 May 2018

This is the eighteenth volume of Gender, Poverty, and Environmental Indicators on African Countries published by the Statistics Department of the African Development Bank Group. The publication also provides some information on the broad development trends relating to gender, poverty and environmental issues in the 54 African countries. Gender, Poverty and Environmental Indicators on African Countries 2017 was prepared by the Economic and Social Statistics Division of the Statistics Department.