Cities can play a bigger role in food security while building a sense of community and the pathways to a green economy.
In Asia's fastest-growing economies millions have been lifted out of poverty, but the benefits have accrued to certain regions and cities, particular sectors and population groups, leaving many mired in poverty and dangerously disconnected from the new motors of growth.
Let’s start today to prevent and build resilience against health threats in the region.
While electricity may ease the burden of housework, it does not decrease the overall workload of women.
Is the G-20 losing its way? The G-20 played a critical role in leading the world out the financial crisis in 2008-9. It was decisive, united and effective in dealing with that crisis. However, it has since lacked that that level of vitality.
Increasingly, innovation is being seen as a key element in growing Asia’s economies and creating jobs.
The People's Republic of China should consistently and continuously scale up clean energy development to achieve a sustainable, and livable future.
The population in the People’s Republic of China is aging quickly, but at a relatively low level of per capita income.
To influence government officials who make policies, researchers need to deliver understandable results and present clear ways forward.
In Beijing, government vehicles were temporarily removed from the roads and some factory output stopped to address air pollution.