Expert Meeting on the Implementation of the Outcome of the Asia-Pacific High-level Intergovernmental Meeting on the Assessment of Progress against Commitments in the Political Declaration on HIV/AIDS and the Millennium Development Goals

11 December 2013, Bangkok
Pullman Bangkok King Power

ESCAP and ADB explore ways of collaborating in the area of social protection

ESCAP held the 10th annual consultation meeting with the Asian Development Bank (ADB) at the United Nations Conference Centre in Bangkok, on 18 July 2014. Both organizations took stock of the progress made in the main collaboration areas and agreed on the priorities for the coming year, in particular on the post-2015 development agenda. Recognizing the transformative role social protection plays in long-term inclusive and sustainable development, ESCAP and ADB identified opportunities for enhancing their partnership in this area.