In the Spotlight
As a small island developing state, the Federated States of Micronesia experiences heightened barriers to growth due to its geographic isolation, small population, capacity constraints, and exposure to natural hazards.
This report presents an analysis of 2018 social protection data from the Asian Development Bank’s 14 Pacific developing member countries.
Upbeat Growth Forecast for Pacific; Strengthened Social Protection to Help Mitigate Future Shocks — ADB
Economic growth in the Pacific will rebound in 2022–2023, according to the latest issue of the Asian Development Bank’s Pacific Economic Monitor.
This issue explores how Pacific developing member countries can strengthen their post-pandemic social protection systems to help address long-standing development concerns and boost resilience to further shocks.