FUNDING MEMBERS. These agencies and organizations have made significant financial and other contributions to the establishment and operation of the CDIA programme. Collectively they provide policy guidance to CDIA on how it should fulfill its long-term aim of contributing to the promotion of sustainable and pro-poor urban development, leading to improved environmental and living conditions for all in medium-sized Asia-Pacific cities.
The Asian Development Bank (ADB) is committed to achieving a prosperous, inclusive, resilient, and sustainable Asia and the Pacific, while sustaining its efforts to eradicate extreme poverty. It assists its members and partners by providing loans, technical assistance, grants, and equity investments to promote social and economic development.
The “German Cooperation” logo signifies the support of the Federal Republic of Germany. The German government has an extensive and multi-faceted activities all over the world not only in development cooperation but also in the areas of humanitarian aid, crisis prevention and conflict management, democracy-building, and others.
In the framework of European Union’s international cooperation and development policies, it is managing the Asia Investment Facility (AIF). It’s main purpose is to promote additional investments and key infrastructure with a priority focus on projects relevant to the climate change objective and “green” investments in the areas of environment and energy, as well as in SMEs and social infrastructure.
The Federal Ministry of Finance is Austria’s highest financial authority. The Ministry’s responsibilities range from budgetary planning and surveillance, to taxation. It is also responsible for the representation of the Government of Austria in international financial institutions and bilateral cooperation.
SECO is the Swiss federal government`s centre of excellence for all core issues relating to economic and labour market policy. It is our aim to contribute to sustained economic growth, high employment and fair working conditions, by creating the necessary regulatory, economic and foreign policy framework.
ADB is committed to achieving a prosperous, inclusive, resilient, and sustainable Asia and the Pacific, while sustaining its efforts to eradicate extreme poverty. It assists its members and partners by providing loans, technical assistance, grants, and equity investments to promote social and economic development.
Agence Française de Développement is France’s inclusive public development bank. It provides financing and technical assistance to projects that genuinely improve everyday life, both in developing and emerging countries and in the French overseas provinces.
In keeping with the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals, AFD works in many sectors — energy, healthcare, biodiversity, water, digital technology, professional training, among others — to assist with transitions towards a safer, more equitable, and more sustainable world : a world in common.
Through a network of 85 field offices, it currently finances, monitors, and assists more than 2,500 development projects in 108 countries.