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ADB President Masatsugu Asakawa and Afghanistan President Mohammad Ashraf Ghani today discussed how ADB can support the country’s fight against the COVID-19 pandemic, including through a new $40 million grant.
Political uncertainty and the COVID-19 pandemic are expected to weigh on Afghanistan’s economy in 2020, according to a new ADB report. The government needs to raise domestic revenue to reduce grant dependence and achieve...
The Afghanistan Infrastructure Trust Fund is a cofinancing mechanism that provides an opportunity for bilateral, multilateral, and other contributors to partner with the Asian Development Bank to finance vital infrastructure in the country. If you are committed to the people of Afghanistan and their future, we are your partner of choice.
The projects in the COBP correspond to the CPS’ strategic pillars: (i) expanded access to economic opportunities, markets, and services for women and men; (ii) stronger institutions and human capacities; and (iii) increased environmental sustainability, climate change resilience, and disaster resilience.