Point of View

What Korea, Malaysia can teach us about sanitation's impact on economic growth
Both countries are good examples of how investing in water and sanitation spurs economic development.


  Water for All
Water for All” is the Asian Development Bank’s vision and policy for the Asia and Pacific region. ADB’s Water Financing Program works to increase investments and support reforms in cities, rural communities, and river basins.
  #WaterYouDoing - Youth Photo Competition

The competition is open to all youth or nonprofessional photographers between 18 to 32 years of age from ADB member countries. Photos submitted must be original, taken personally by the participant, and has not been published previously. Winners will get an all-expense paid trip to attend AWF 2018 in Manila. To learn more about how they can join and qualify, read the mechanics here: http://bit.ly/WaterYouDoing 

Email AWF Secretariat 2018: awf2018@adb.org

  In the Spotlight
Access to Water Improves Lives in Asia’s Youngest Country
Timor-Leste plans to provide universal access to clean water by 2030. The Asian Development Bank is supporting the plan, focusing on improving water supply in Dili and the municipal capitals. Watch the video.