ADB, based in Manila, is dedicated to reducing poverty in Asia and the Pacific through inclusive economic growth, environmentally sustainable growth and regional integration. Established in 1966, it is owned by 67 members — 48 from the region. In 2011, ADB approvals including cofinancing totaled $21.7 billion.
About Uzbekistan Resident Mission:
The Uzbekistan Resident Mission (URM), located in Tashkent, was formally opened in 1998.
URM’s primary role includes:
• Country strategy and programming
• Policy dialogue and support
• Portfolio management and administration of delegated projects
• Aid coordination
• Economic and sector work and other analytical work
• Government, civil society, and private sector relations
• Country reporting
• External relations and information dissemination
URM applies the advantage of its in-country presence to assist missions from headquarters in periodic country portfolio and program review activities and to provide mission follow-up support. It can assist interested parties by providing information on ADB and its activities in general and in Uzbekistan. URM’s resources are of interest particularly to stakeholders in ADB-supported projects in Uzbekistan.