45396-001: South Asia Economic Integration Partnership

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Description

The Asian Development Bank s (ADB) Strategy 2020 has identified regional cooperation and integration (RCI) as one of the three development agendas in its fight for alleviating poverty in the Asia and Pacific region. By 2020, about 30 percent of ADB s operations will be in RCI, which has vast potential for accelerating economic growth, reducing poverty and economic disparity, raising productivity and employment, and strengthening institutions. It can improve a poor country s possibilities for ... Read More

Country Regional
Project Number 45396-001
Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Number TA No. 0010
Approval Date 07 May 2012
Sector Industry and trade
Subsector Industry and trade
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Regional integration (RCI)
Drivers of Change Governance and capacity development (GCD)
Private sector development (PSD)

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