The devastating floods in the Hindu Kush Himalaya Region have shown the urgency of actions needed to protect vulnerable communities from the impact of climate change.
Official labor statistics take significant time to produce. In contrast, online job portals are already providing a window into labor demand in the post-pandemic job market.
Millions of South Asians live outside their home countries. They could be key to region’s pandemic recovery.
Roads in Asia and the Pacific have brought us essential supplies and services, frontline workers, food and now vaccines. It is time to revive these vital arteries to prepare for economic recovery.
Effective higher education systems are critical for countries to advance. In South Asia, reforming governance structures and practices is a crucial step
Bhutan is working to decrease opportunities for money laundering while increasing the security of the financial system.
In order to be effective, land pooling needs to be supported by policy measures that ensure the benefits accrue equally to landowners, the community, and the government.
The pandemic has underscored the importance of trade facilitation within South Asia and with the region’s neighbors.
Work done within the home, including caring for children, is extremely important to society but undervalued and poorly tracked.
Bhutan is using an innovative financing system to ensure its citizens have access to quality affordable health care.