This brief explains the critical role small firms play in Southeast Asia's economy and what measures are needed to help them recover from the COVID-19 pandemic.

Tags: Private sector development, Cambodia, Lao PDR, Thailand, Viet Nam

A project to pilot a smart solid waste management system together with smart financial management solutions is on top of the agenda to address the city's needs.

Tags: Information and communications technology, Environment, Sustainable Development Goals, ASEAN, Cambodia

This report examines why Southeast Asian countries need to consider fresh taxation policies after many struggled to finance massive public expenditure programs to combat COVID-19.

Tags: Cambodia, Indonesia, Myanmar, Thailand, Finance, Governance and public sector management

This report highlights why Southeast Asian countries need to design pandemic recovery policies that balance socioeconomic gains with environmental sustainability.

Tags: SEADS 2023, Environment, Sustainable Development Goals, Energy, Cambodia, Indonesia, Myanmar, Thailand, Climate change and disaster risk management

Big data applications can enhance the delivery of education, health, and social welfare services and speed up recovery from the pandemic.

Tags: Information and communications technology, Sustainable Development Goals, ASEAN, Education, Cambodia, Indonesia, Myanmar, Thailand, Governance and public sector management

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, Information and communications technology, Cambodia, COVID-19, ASEAN

Nothing less than a transformative approach is necessary to build a sustainable inclusive and prosperous future for the region.

Tags: Gender and development, Information and communications technology, Economics, Cambodia, 2022 Videos, Sustainable Development Goals

Circular solutions can help stem the rising tide of plastic waste in Southeast Asia and enable the region to build back bluer.

Tags: Environment, Indonesia, Viet Nam, Thailand, Cambodia

This series of reports looks at the decarbonization pathways for ASEAN member countries.

Tags: SEADS 2023, Climate change and disaster risk management, Cambodia, Environment