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威廉希尔体育ADB continues its focus on building high-quality infrastructure in the transport, energy, and urban sectors, while also contributing to the country's key development goals of economic diversification, job creation, income enhancement, and rural economic development.

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ADB’s Trade Finance Program Supports Medical Supplies to Combat Pandemic in Sri Lanka

ADB has provided a guarantee for a $25 million trade loan to the State Pharmaceuticals Corporation of Sri Lanka (SPC) to purchase medical supplies as part of the country’s response to the novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic.

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ADB, UNICEF Join Forces to Supply Emergency Medical Equipment to Support Sri Lanka’s COVID-19 Response

威廉希尔体育A $100,000 (LKR 18.17 million) grant from the Asian Development Bank (ADB) has funded the purchase of emergency medical supplies through the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF)...

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ADB Provides Assistance to Combat COVID-19 in Sri Lanka

ADB has allocated a $600,000 grant from the Health System Enhancement Project to the Government of Sri Lanka to finance preventive and response efforts to fight a potential novel coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak in the country.

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Empowering Women Entrepreneurs in Sri Lanka – Ruchirani Munasinghe's story

ADB's Women Entrepreneurs Finance Initiative (We-Fi) has been instrumental in providing know-how and much-needed capital to encourage women-led small and medium entrepreneurs in Sri Lanka to thrive.

Economic Forecast

威廉希尔体育GDP forecasts are based on ADB's flagship publication, the Asian Development Outlook. Updated four times a year, it analyzes economic and development issues in developing countries in Asia and the Pacific.


Poverty in Sri Lanka

Development indicators for Sri Lanka, including a selection of economic, environmental, and social indicators used globally to track progress toward the Sustainable Development Goals.


Results of ADB-Supported Operations, 2010-2018

威廉希尔体育Results achieved are aggregate amounts of outputs and outcomes from operations reported in project completion reports and extended annual review reports circulated for the year.


Projects Cofinanced, 2014-2018

Cofinancing operations enable ADB’s financing partners, governments or their agencies, multilateral financing institutions, and commercial organizations to participate in financing ADB projects. Additional funds are provided in the form of official loans and grants, technical assistance, other concessional financing, and commercial cofinancing such as B loans, risk transfer arrangements, parallel loans and equity, guarantee cofinancing, and cofinancing for transactions under ADB’s Trade Finance Program.


Project Performance, 2000-2018

ADB Projects in Sri Lanka

Project Results

  • Project Result / Case Study
    Design and Pilot Testing of Performance-Based Management of Groundwater Use in Irrigation

    威廉希尔体育Agro-well based agriculture is on the rise in the dry zones of Sri Lanka, thus increasing their vulnerability to mismanaged groundwater resources. This PDA was created to design and test performance-based management of groundwater use in irrigation, as well as support development of farm-level water management strategies to minimize surface water irrigation demand for dry zone agricultural practices.

  • Clean Energy Keeps Sri Lanka's Lights on
    Project Result / Case Study
    Clean Energy Keeps Sri Lanka's Lights on

    Sri Lanka has been a success story in bringing reliable electricity supply to its people, reaching a 98 percent electrification rate.

  • Roads and Highways in Sri Lanka
    Project Result / Case Study
    Roads and Highways in Sri Lanka

    威廉希尔体育An extensive network of roads and highways in Sri Lanka is helping to drive the economy and move people and goods faster.

News

10 Jun 2020 | News from Country Offices

ADB Approves $3 Million Grant to Assist Sri Lanka’s Response to COVID-19

威廉希尔体育The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has approved a $3 million grant from its Asia Pacific Disaster Response Fund...

06 May 2020威廉希尔体育 | News Release

ADB’s Trade Finance Program Supports Medical Supplies to Combat Pandemic in Sri Lanka

威廉希尔体育The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has provided a guarantee for a $25 million trade loan to the State Pharmaceuticals Corporation of Sri Lanka (SPC) to purchase medical supplies as part of the country’s response to the novel ....

03 Apr 2020 | News from Country Offices

COVID-19 Clouds Sri Lanka's Growth Prospects — ADB

威廉希尔体育ADB's flagship annual economic publication, the Asian Development Outlook (ADO) 2020, forecasts significant headwinds for Sri Lanka’s economy as it fights the spread of COVID-19, which comes less than 12 months after the...

02 Apr 2020 | News from Country Offices

ADB, UNICEF Join Forces to Supply Emergency Medical Equipment to Support Sri Lanka’s COVID-19 Response

威廉希尔体育A $100,000 (LKR 18.17 million) grant from the Asian Development Bank (ADB) has funded the purchase of emergency medical supplies through the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF)...

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