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Myanmar and ADB

ADB operations in Myanmar address the strategic areas of infrastructure connectivity, human capital and skills development, and structural and institutional reform to improve the inclusiveness of the country's economic growth.

In the Spotlight

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Strengthening HIV/AIDS Prevention in Myanmar

Supported by a grant from the Japan Fund for Poverty Reduction, the Ministry of Health and Sports of Myanmar implemented the Greater Mekong Subregion’s Capacity Building for HIV/AIDS Prevention Project.

Publication

ASEAN Catalytic Green Finance Facility

The ASEAN Catalytic Green Finance Facility (ACGF) is an innovative financing facility designed to scale up green infrastructure projects in Southeast Asia.

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ADB Builds Resilience for Chin State Livelihoods in Myanmar

ADB supports disaster risk management in Myanmar.

Blog Entry

Asia needs to get cooking when it comes to solar energy

Solar power is helping Asia get electricity to people, particularly in rural and remote areas, but it has fallen behind in its use as a clean energy cooking source.

Economic Forecast

GDP forecasts are based on ADB's flagship publication, the Asian Development Outlook. Updated four times a year, it analyzes economic and development issues in developing countries in Asia and the Pacific.


Poverty in Myanmar

Development indicators for Myanmar, including a selection of economic, environmental, and social indicators used globally to track progress toward the Sustainable Development Goals.


Results of ADB-Supported Operations, 2010-2018

Results achieved are aggregate amounts of outputs and outcomes from operations reported in project completion reports and extended annual review reports circulated for the year.


Projects Cofinanced

Cofinancing operations enable ADB’s financing partners, governments or their agencies, multilateral financing institutions, and commercial organizations to participate in financing ADB projects. Additional funds are provided in the form of official loans and grants, technical assistance, other concessional financing, and commercial cofinancing such as B loans, risk transfer arrangements, parallel loans and equity, guarantee cofinancing, and cofinancing for transactions under ADB’s Trade Finance Program.


Project Performance, 2000-2018

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ADB Projects in Myanmar

Project Results

  • Equity Investment in  Asia Environmental Partners II
    Project Result / Case Study
    Equity Investment in Asia Environmental Partners II

    Asia Environmental Partners II is a $300 million regional fund focused on growth opportunities in renewable energy, waste management and recycling services, water management, energy efficiency, pollution control, and low-carbon consumer products in the People’s Republic of China, India, and Southeast Asia.

  • Demonstrating Community-Led Approach to Sanitation in Yangon
    Project Result / Case Study
    Demonstrating Community-Led Approach to Sanitation in Yangon

    This pilot and demonstration activity (PDA) sought to demonstrate the feasibility of creating sustainable environmental improvements in the short term by working directly with communities on better local infrastructure and services using an approach that is financially and operationally sustainable. The activity focused on one of the slum areas in Dawbon Township in Yangon.

Flickr Photostream

48001-001: Results for Malaria Elimination and Control of Communicable Disease Threats in Asia and the Pacific48001-001: Results for Malaria Elimination and Control of Communicable Disease Threats in Asia and the Pacific48001-001: Results for Malaria Elimination and Control of Communicable Disease Threats in Asia and the Pacific47227-001: Skills Development for Inclusive Growth in Myanmar47227-001: Skills Development for Inclusive Growth in Myanmar47227-001: Skills Development for Inclusive Growth in Myanmar47227-001: Skills Development for Inclusive Growth in Myanmar47227-001: Skills Development for Inclusive Growth in Myanmar47227-001: Skills Development for Inclusive Growth in Myanmar47227-001: Skills Development for Inclusive Growth in Myanmar47227-001: Skills Development for Inclusive Growth in MyanmarGeneral Photos: Myanmar

News

09 Jul 2020 | News Release

ADB, Education Above All Foundation Agree to Work Together for Quality Primary Education for Out-of-School Children

ADB and the Qatar-based Education Above All Foundation have signed an agreement to carry out $100 million in joint projects to put out-of-school and at-risk children into quality primary education.

02 Dec 2019 | News from Country Offices

ADB Technical Assistance Grant Supported by EU to Boost Skills of Myanmar's Youth

ADB will administer a $26 million technical assistance grant from the European Union to support reforms that will improve the quality and relevance of  secondary education and TVET programs in Myanmar.

27 Nov 2019 | News from Country Offices

ADB to Improve Community Resilience, Livelihoods of Around 3,000 Villages in Myanmar

ADB has approved a $195 million financing package for a project that will develop climate-resilient and market-oriented infrastructure and livelihoods in 2,942 villages in Myanmar’s Ayeyarwady, Chin, Sagaing, and Tanintharyi...

12 Nov 2019 | News from Country Offices

ADB to Help Build All-Weather Rural Roads in Myanmar

ADB has approved a $51.2 million financing package to help upgrade about 152 kilometers (km) of rural roads with paved surface and climate-resilient features across150 villages in Ayeyarwady and Magway, two less-developed regions in Myanmar.

Contact

Myanmar Resident Mission (MYRM) - Asian Development Bank (ADB)

Yangon Office Union Business Centre (UBC), Room : 04-05, 4th Floor, Natmauk Road Bo Cho Quarter, Bahan Township, Yangon, Myanmar

  Office Hours: 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. (Monday to Friday)

  +95 01 8603433-34 Ext: 5024
  +95 01 8603439
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