The Asian Development Bank's primary mission is to foster growth and cooperation among countries in the Asia-Pacific Region. It has been responsible for a number of major projects in the region and raises capital through the international bond markets. The ADB also relies on member contributions, retained earnings from lending, and the repayment of loans for funding of the organization.
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Asian Development Bank ADBorganization that provides loans and equity investments for development projects in its member countries. The bank also provides technical assistance for projects and programs, and it promotes the investment of capital for development. Asian Development Bank.
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The aim is to provide an opportunity for well-qualified citizens of ADB's developing member countries to undertake postgraduate studies in economics, management, science and technology, and other development-related fields at participating academic institutions in the Asia-Pacific region. Upon completion of their study programmes, scholars are expected to contribute to the economic and social development of their home countries. University of Auckland programmes covered by this scholarship scheme are limited to the following:.
The company also maintains 31 field offices around the world  to promote social and economic development in Asia. The ADB was modeled closely on the World Bankand has a similar weighted voting system where votes are distributed in proportion with members' capital subscriptions. ADB releases an annual report that summarizes its operations, budget and other materials for review by the public.
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Falling renewable energy costs and a shadow carbon price are making coal power investments unviable, according to bank energy chief Yongping Zhai. By Megan Darby. Some of its more innovative projects include a battery storage pilot to back up wind power in Pakistan, and a floating solar farm in Vietnam.
It aims for an Asia and Pacific free from poverty. The main devices for assistance are loans, grants, policy dialogue, technical assistance and equity investments. Whether it be through investment in infrastructure, health care services, financial and public administration systems, or helping nations prepare for the impact of climate change or better manage their natural resources, ADB is helping developing member countries evolve into thriving, modern economies that are well integrated with each other and the world.