Disaster-related displacement is often negative, but can result in more resilient communities under the right circumstances. This can include better management of remittances sent to family members in the disaster zone.
Blog posts on "South Asia"
Small Pacific economies are particularly vulnerable to the impacts of disasters on economic growth. Special support systems need to be in place to help them respond.
SASEC is piloting an electronic cargo tracking system to make cargo transit more efficient and speed up customs processes.
For developing Asia to realize the potential of ICT in education, it must become an integral part of the learning and teaching process.
New technology will allow people without access to electricity to generate power from the sun and stay off the grid, all for a price cheaper than their kerosene bill.
A truly intraregional South Asian economic vision linking India and Pakistan is a win-win to unleash the region’s vast economic potential.
Prosumers consume electricity, and generate it too. They can sell surplus power to the national grid or save it for later use.
New technology harnesses the energy in our footsteps to convert it to clean, renewable electricity. Check it out here.
The region’s tragic monsoon floods show the importance of scaling up disaster risk reduction efforts before new emergencies unfold.
Spanish agricultural cooperatives have become successful for-profit ventures. How can Asia’s farmers follow their path?