Meeting held with ADBI to initiate future collaboration
June 6, 2023
As part of his working visit to Japan, Mr. Suriyan Vichitlekarn, Executive Director, Mekong Institute (MI) held a productive meeting with representatives of the Asian Development Bank Institute (ADBI), the think tank of the Asian Development Bank (ADB), on June 6, 2023, at its office in Tokyo.
The objective of the meeting was to discuss key areas of work of the two organizations and explore possible cooperation.
The meeting was attended by Dr. Pitchaya Sirivunnabood, Deputy Head/ Senior Economist, Capacity Building and Training Department, Mr. Riznalid Akbar, Senior Economist, David Hendrickson, Communications Specialist and Lilian Tan Li Jun, Capacity Building and Training Department, E-Learning Consultant.
The think tank of the Asian Development Bank (ADB) and the lead chair of Think7, ADBI provides demand-driven policy research, capacity building and training, and outreach to help developing countries in Asia and the Pacific practically address sustainability challenges, accelerate socioeconomic change, and realize more robust, inclusive, and sustainable growth. To learn more about ADBI, visit: www.adb.org/adbi/about