Asian Development Fund

Asian Development Fund

An instrument of the Asian Development Bank that offers grants and low-interest loans to developing countries in Asia. The ADF seeks to reduce poverty and promote sustainable development in its program area. It was established in 1973 and is funded through its donor countries.
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ADB'ss annual lending capacity is expected to increase to as much as $ 20 billion a year from the current level of $ 13 billion based on the merger of its Asian Development Fund lending operations with its Ordinary Capital Resources balance sheet.
Such an agenda would dovetail with the planned combination of its concessional Asian Development Fund lending operations and ordinary capital resources balance sheet.
The project, which is due for completion in March 2020, is funded by ADB's concessional Asian Development Fund and counterpart funds from the Government of Pakistan amounting $4.
As part of this innovation in mobilizing finance, President Nakao revealed plans to combine the lending operations of ADB's major lending instruments, the concessional Asian Development Fund (ADF) and the LIBOR-based Ordinary Capital Resources (OCR).
ADB's assistance will come from its Asian Development Fund (id="mce_marker"48.
The project, funded through the ADB's highly concessional Asian Development Fund, will disburse cash income support to the female head of eligible family on quarterly basis till December 2018.
In a statement, the bank said the three-year "indicative assistance pipeline" comprises Asian Development Fund concessional loans of $491 million to both national and regional projects and programs and $34.
In 1991, before the start of the Second Male Port Project, financed by an ADB concessional Asian Development Fund (ADF) loan of $8.
The contributions to the Asian Development Fund, which will cover ADB operations from 2013 to 2016, grow 9.
First, it wants to deal with the present economic crisis and make sure that it wins sizeable financial loans and assistance from the World Bank and the Asian Development Fund.
5 million Asian Development Fund loan to scale up the Power Fund for the Poor as part of a US$165 million Clean Energy Access and Improvement Project, approved in 2009.
Punjab: An ADB statement issued here approving the loan from ADB's concessional Asian Development Fund for the second phase of the Punjab Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) Program.
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