ADB Announces $200 Million Goal for Water Resilience Program

  • 12.11.2022
  • ReliefWeb

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) today joined with partners at COP27 to announce the ambition to mobilize more than $200 million from 2021 to 2025 to build water and sanitation resilience and security in Asia and the Pacific.

The Asia and the Pacific Water Resilience Initiative, also known as RUWR: ARe yoU Water Resilient?, is a wide-ranging program aiming to build capacity and resources for innovative solutions to mainstream resilience by addressing gaps, needs, and opportunities at the local level.

It is part of ADB’s commitment to scale up financing for climate change adaptation.