Public work programs can build much-needed infrastructure while helping lift people out of poverty and shield them from the effects of natural disasters and economic crises
The excessive use of technical language in international development can keep vital information away from the people who need it the most.
An aging population can have a dramatic impact on a country’s economy but Japan has shown that innovative approaches and policies can help mitigate the effects
Worldwide, there are 1.7 billion people who are outside of the formal banking and financial system. They struggle with high fees and risky systems to undertake even simple financial transactions. Digital innovations offer new ways to bring them out of financial darkness.
Five steps we can take to ensure that school-leavers are ready to enter the workforce that awaits them in the future.
A new solar-powered drinking water technology converts sunshine, air, and rain into safe drinking water.
Today’s gig economy has profound implications for the workers’ social protection schemes of tomorrow.
Here’s how Asian countries can come up with the money to fund better social safety nets for their people.
Governments and the private sector should work together to protect migrants’ welfare and channel remittances into productive investments.
Developing Asia has much to gain from leveraging the talent and experience of its older demographic.