Blogs on Philippines
Published on Monday, 24 June 2019
Collecting sex-disaggregated data on asset ownership is an important step in achieving gender equality and empowerment of women and girls in Asia and the Pacific.
Published on Wednesday, 19 June 2019
To get energy efficiency programs back on track, governments need to focus on education, incentives and improved regulations, as well as artificial intelligence and machine learning.
Published on Friday, 14 June 2019
Seventy percent of the aquaculture workforce worldwide is female, with women playing key roles in fishing, processing, and marketing. Yet they do not reap the full benefits of their efforts.
Published on Thursday, 13 June 2019
Over-the-counter derivatives allow investors and lenders to price and structure tailor-made funding arrangements to promote long-term infrastructure finance.
Published on Tuesday, 11 June 2019
Earthquakes, powerful storms, tsunamis and other disasters have powerful immediate impacts, but they also do long-term damage that often gets overlooked.
Published on Friday, 07 June 2019
Marine protected areas are a powerful way to allow ocean life to rebound while at the same time supporting tourism, local communities and sustainable fishing
Published on Wednesday, 05 June 2019
In cities across Asia, air pollution levels are reaching alarming levels. There are workable solutions to cleaning up the air of the region’s urban areas but it will require resolve and innovation.
Published on Friday, 31 May 2019
Area frame sampling – which compiles objective agriculture data using geographic areas and advanced technology – is increasingly being used in Asia to help farmers prepare for climate change and extreme weather.
Published on Monday, 27 May 2019
Teaching science, technology, engineering and math benefits students and society in a variety of ways.
Published on Saturday, 04 May 2019
Trade can benefit women and girls in a variety of ways, but only if the right policies are put into place