Blog posts tagged to "Greater Mekong Subregion"
Published on Tuesday, 18 July 2017
Cross-border development is crucial for SMEs to realize their potential as drivers of growth and job creation in Central Asia.
Published on Tuesday, 30 May 2017
Asia is going through sweeping transformations that have altered its economic landscape in fundamental ways.
Published on Tuesday, 04 April 2017
Vice-President Stephen Groff looks back on the Thailand-ADB relationship, and outlines areas for future cooperation.
Published on Monday, 23 January 2017
Agriculture is by far the most important sector of Cambodia’s economy, and fundamental to its success.
Published on Monday, 15 August 2016
Despite notable progress, economic corridors remain a work in progress due to key constraints to their future development in the Greater Mekong Subregion.
Published on Tuesday, 26 July 2016
If implemented well, this strategy promises more robust industrial growth, improved productivity, higher-paying jobs and skills development, influx of foreign investors, and increased exports.
Published on Monday, 16 May 2016
Health impact assessments can seize the opportunity to attain positive health outcomes that would otherwise not happen, as we are seeing in the Greater Mekong Subregion.
Published on Friday, 18 December 2015
The recently endorsed APLMA Malaria Elimination Roadmap will help implement national plans and accelerate regional progress on eradicating the disease by 2030.
Published on Monday, 12 October 2015
Despite the many successes across Asia and the Pacific in reducing the incidence of malaria, the disease continues to be a heavy burden for many countries, with an estimated 2.2 billion people at risk in the region.
Published on Monday, 03 March 2014Written by Sonomi TanakaRadhika Coomaraswamy, a human rights lawyer and former UN Special Rapporteur on Violence Against Women, once said: “Traffickers fish in the stream of migration." What does this mean? It means that trafficking is more likely to occur within a series of migration, when men and women are on the move in search of new opportunities, better incomes and better lives in unfamiliar and strange surroundings.