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Asian Development Bank’s Assistance for Low-Income Housing Finance in Sri Lanka

August 31, 2011 | Sri Lanka | Impact Evaluation Study (IES)

Empirically assesses the socioeconomic impacts of the Sri Lanka Urban Development and Low-Income Housing Project. Provides lessons and recommendations to enhance the development effectiveness of ADB future housing finance projects.

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Asian Development Bank’s Assistance for Rural Electrification in Bhutan – Does Electrification Improve the Quality of Rural Life?

August 31, 2010 | Bhutan | Impact Evaluation Study (IES)

This study assesses the performance of two rural electrification projects funded by ADB in Bhutan. It also identifies key lessons and issues, and offers recommendations to enhance development effectiveness of rural electrification.

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Impact Evaluation Study of Rural Water Supply and Sanitation in Punjab, Pakistan

August 31, 2009 | Pakistan | Impact Evaluation Study (IES)

This impact evaluation assesses the performance of (i) Punjab Rural Water Supply and Sanitation (Sector) Project, and (ii) Punjab Community Water Supply and Sanitation (Sector) Project.

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When Do Rural Roads Benefit the Poor and How?

February 28, 2006 | Indonesia, Philippines, Sri Lanka Regional | Impact Evaluation Study (IES)

This study aims to provide a concrete documentation of the correlation between rural roads and poverty reduction.

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Impact Evaluation Report on the Development of Genetically Improved Farmed Tilapia and their Dissemination in Selected Countries

October 31, 2005 | Bangladesh, Philippines, Thailand Regional | Impact Evaluation Study (IES)

Looks into how genetically improved farmed tilapia (GIFT) research and development have improved breeds; the development and dissemination of breeding methods and protocols; and institutional, socioeconomic, and environmental impacts.

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Asian Development Bank Assistance to the Power Sector in Indonesia

July 31, 2003 | Indonesia | Impact Evaluation Study (IES)

The study mainly reviews the past performance, effectiveness and impact of ADB’s assistance to the Indonesian power sector since 1980. The objective was to assess the broad development impacts and to provide guidance for future operations.

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Water Supply and Sanitation Projects in Selected Developing Member Countries

December 31, 2002 | China, India, Indonesia, Malaysia, Philippines, Sri Lanka Regional | Impact Evaluation Study (IES)

This study aims to evaluate the impacts of ADB lending and technical assistance for water supply and sanitation (WSS) projects.

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ADB’s Rural Credit Assistance in Bangladesh, Peoples Republic of China, Indonesia, Nepal, Philippines, Sri Lanka and Thailand

January 31, 2001 | Bangladesh, China, Indonesia, Nepal, Philippines, Sri Lanka, Thailand Regional | Impact Evaluation Study (IES)

This impact evaluation study assesses the impact of ADB’s assistance to rural credit in Bangladesh, the Peoples Republic of China, Indonesia, Nepal, the Philippines, Sri Lanka and Thailand.

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ADB Assistance to the Roads Sector in Nepal

December 31, 2000 | Nepal | Impact Evaluation Study (IES)

This impact evaluation study aims to review and assess the main types of ADB assistance to the road sector and provide guidance for the future. Most of ADB’s road projects have been multicomponent, addressing different road development needs in several places at the same time.

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ADB’s Program of Subregional Economic Cooperation in the GMS

December 31, 1999 | Cambodia, China, Lao PDR, Myanmar, Thailand, Viet Nam | Impact Evaluation Study (IES)

The Greater Mekong Subregion (GMS) Program is ADB’s first major subregional initiative across a range of sectors. ADB’s performance in supporting the GMS Program is assessed in relation to GMS’ objectives, and to ADB’s mandate and strategy for subregional cooperation.

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