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2014-08-01 12:26:55

Malaria No More, APLMA and the ADB join forces to mobilize resources and rally regional leadership in endemic Asia SINGAPORE, August 1st, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In an effort to fight malaria and the resistance to its front-line treatment in Asia, Malaria No More (MNM) has entered into a new partnership with the Asia-Pacific Leaders Malaria Alliance (APLMA) and the Asian Development Bank (ADB). An event to address current challenges in the region and bring new private sector...

2012-01-25 08:00:00

CLIMsystems has been recognized by the Climate Change Business Journal as a leading innovator of climate change risk and adaptation assessment tools and associated services. CLIMsystems has sold and applied its industry leading SimCLIM software system across a range of geographies and sectors. It clients include major consulting companies such as CH2M HILL and government agencies in countries such as Viet Nam. International Financial Institutions like the Asian Development Bank are drawing...

2011-03-07 09:33:00

NEW YORK, March 7, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Get content from Asian Development Bank at: http://www.thenewsmarket.com/Releases/StoryDetailPage.aspx?GUID=ef13745b-c624-45be-941e-57b73cf53692 One essential precondition for Asia's economic recovery is providing women with greater opportunities and decent work. True progress means true equality. Available video includes a PSA by ADB for International Women's Day. About thenewsmarket.com thenewsmarket.com delivers free broadcast- and...

2011-02-01 08:00:00

Says a new report from independent evaluation at multilateral development banks. WASHINGTON, Feb. 1, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Evaluation Cooperation Group (ECG), a network of independent evaluation units of multilateral development banks (MDBs), released today a synthesis evaluation on MDB assistance to Agriculture and Agribusiness. The evaluative lessons assume special significance today as the world faces the possibility of another food crisis, as food prices rose to a record...

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