Transforming The Food Economy
3-5 November, 2017 | Vigyan Bhawan, New Delhi, India


Ms. Mio Oka

Ms. Mio Oka

Designation : Director Environment, Natural Resources and Agriculture Division South Asia

Company : Asian Development Bank

Industry : Banking/Finance

Headquarters : Manila, Philippines

Speaking in : Innovative Financing To Unleash Growth

Global Presence :

  • The Asian Development Bank was conceived in the early 1960s as a financial institution that would be Asian in character and foster economic growth and cooperation in one of the poorest regions in the world. ADB assists its members, and partners, by providing loans, technical assistance, grants, and equity investments to promote social and economic development. ADB is composed of 67 members, 48 of which are from the Asia and Pacific region.

India Presence :

  • ADB has a dedicated resident mission in India and is considered to be the largest field office in South Asia.

Company Profile :

  • The Asian Development Bank aims for an Asia and Pacific free from poverty. Its mission is to help developing member countries reduce poverty and improve the quality of life of their people. ADB operations are designed to support the three complementary agendas of inclusive economic growth, environmentally sustainable growth, and regional integration. Areas of operations are: infrastructure, environment, regional cooperation and integration, finance sector development, education, health, agriculture and natural resources and public sector management.
  • ADB’s total lending in 2016, including cofinancing, reached $31.70 billion. The total includes $17.47 billion in approvals for loans and grants, $169 million for technical assistance, and $14.06 billion for cofinancing, which increased by a record 31% over 2015. Disbursements also reached a new high of $12.26 billion in 2016. Private sector operations reached $2.5 billion. Apart from its own funds, ADB’s private sector operations also generated a record $5.84 billion in cofinancing — a $1.2 billion increase from 2015 — which included $238 million in official cofinancing to support nonsovereign operations.

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