ASEAN Policy Network


With economic revival as the central agenda of governments in the wake of the pandemic, participation in global and regional value chains has never been more important as it fosters efficiency and competitiveness.

Tags: Regional cooperation and integration, ASEAN Policy Network

The fund will leverage UK and ADB funds to accelerate a pipeline of low-carbon and climate-resilient infrastructure projects and catalyze financing from public and private capital sources.

Tags: Climate change and disaster risk management, Environment, Finance, Southeast Asia, ASEAN Policy Network

Prioritizing "heartware" alongside hardware and software associated with technology is key in the local government's livable city plan.

Tags: Urban development, ICT, SDGs, Indonesia, COVID-19, Health, Climate change, ASEAN Policy Network

Report sees green growth opportunities in productive and regenerative agriculture, sustainable urban development and transport models, and renewable energy, among others.

Tags: ASEAN Policy Network, Environment, Climate change, Economy, SDGs, COVID-19

Local government leaders flex political muscle as they lean on technology and tap green financing and other innovative approaches to bolster resilience against climate change and other disruptions.

Tags: ASEAN Policy Network, Urban development, Malaysia, Indonesia, climate change and natural disaster management, SDGs

The industry should look beyond economic aspects, writes Kevin Phun, director at the Centre for Responsible Tourism.

Tags: Tourism, SDGs, ASEAN Policy Network

While many Southeast Asian nations have aggressively shifted into the digital economy, when it comes to education, the advances are not reaching all places and groups at the same rate.

Tags: Education, Cambodia, COVID-19, ASEAN Policy Network

Health ministers agree to work toward mutual recognition of COVID-19 vaccination certificates in the region.

Tags: Health, Tourism, ICT, COVID-19, ASEAN Policy Network

Gender cannot be an afterthought if we want livable, inclusive cities, says Catherine Grant, gender equality and social inclusion expert at Ramboll.

Tags: ASEAN Policy Network, Gender and development, Climate change and disaster risk management, Philippines

An ASEAN policy brief provides immediate and long-term strategies to recover learning losses and make schools more resilient to shocks.

Tags: Education, COVID-19, ASEAN Policy Network