Alessandro Pio is one of the key authors of Our People Strategy, the Asian Development Bank's human resources plan launched Feb. 2, 2010. Photo by: Jason McNaboe

The Asian Development Bank is in the midst of revamping its human resources strategy. On Tuesday (Feb. 2), the agency unveiled its plan to refocus its operations on key sectors and recruit top experts from around the globe.

A day before the launch, Devex spoke with one of its key authors, Alessandro Pio, about ADB’s new strategy. The Italian led the team that drafted what is now being called Our People Strategy, a plan that is based on the multilateral bank’s much broader Strategy 2020.

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    Kristine Ballad

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