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Waiting on a Transformation: When will ICT Make Good on its Governance Potential?

It has a been a number of years since mobile phone penetration rates began turning heads in development circles.

by · Wednesday, 30 March 2016 · Uncategorised

New global poverty line of $1.90 at 2011 purchasing power parity – is it too high?

The indicator rather understates the true extent of global poverty.

by · Tuesday, 22 March 2016 · Uncategorised

Challenges facing Asia and Pacific in terms of sustainable development

International financial institutions must recalibrate their strategies for maximum impact in the post-2015 era.

by · Thursday, 3 March 2016 · Uncategorised

Drought Politics in Southern Africa

Why is it that droughts always seem to surprise, despite the warnings? The current El Niño drought is no exception…

by · Wednesday, 24 February 2016 · Uncategorised

Drought Politics in Southern Africa

Why is it that droughts always seem to surprise, despite the warnings? The current El Niño drought is no exception…

by · Wednesday, 24 February 2016 · Uncategorised

Prospects of Japan’s Assistance for Central Asia – In the Aftermath of Prime Minister Abe’s Visit to Central Asia

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe visited five Central Asian countries in October 2015. This was the second Japanese Prime Minister to have visited this region since the former Prime Minister Junichiro Koizumi’s visit to Kazakhstan and Uzbekistan in 2…

by · Monday, 22 February 2016 · Japan

Prospects of Japan’s Assistance for Central Asia – In the Aftermath of Prime Minister Abe’s Visit to Central Asia

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe visited five Central Asian countries in October 2015. This was the second Japanese Prime Minister to have visited this region since the former Prime Minister Junichiro Koizumi’s visit to Kazakhstan and Uzbekistan in 2…

by · Monday, 22 February 2016 · Japan

How Can “Fab Lab” Help Boost Innovation and Entrepreneurship in Bangladesh’s Universities?

Recently, an undergraduate engineering student from Khulna University of Engineering and Technology (KUET) in Bangladesh showed me his mobile app…

by · Monday, 22 February 2016 · Bangladesh

How Can “Fab Lab” Help Boost Innovation and Entrepreneurship in Bangladesh’s Universities?

Recently, an undergraduate engineering student from Khulna University of Engineering and Technology (KUET) in Bangladesh showed me his mobile app…

by · Monday, 22 February 2016 · Bangladesh

How Can “Fab Lab” Help Boost Innovation and Entrepreneurship in Bangladesh’s Universities?

Recently, an undergraduate engineering student from Khulna University of Engineering and Technology (KUET) in Bangladesh showed me his mobile app…

by · Monday, 22 February 2016 · Bangladesh