Indonesia Health Minister Budi Gunadi Sadikin talks about the lessons learned from the COVID-19 pandemic and the groundbreaking initiatives the country adopted in response. 

Tags: Indonesia, Health, COVID-19, Environment, Experts Talk

ASEAN governments need to embed digital transformation strategies into broader national health plans.

Tags: Health, ASEAN, Information and communications technology, COVID-19

This brief explores approaches taken by ASEAN countries to attract and retain global talent and digital nomads.

Tags: ASEAN, Education, COVID-19

Addressing the trend is more urgent now with climate change seen doubling or even tripling negative challenges of over-tourism.

Tags: Tourism, COVID-19, Sustainable Development Goals, Climate change and disaster risk management, Environment

An ADB study sees airlines recovering 90% of their capacity by the end of 2023, but the path to full recovery will be challenging.

Tags: ASEAN, Tourism, Transportation, COVID-19

An estimated 155.2 million people in developing Asia–Pacific lived in extreme poverty as of last year, 67.8 million greater than it would have been without the pandemic and the increased cost-of-living crisis

Tags: Social development and poverty, Sustainable Development Goals, COVID-19

This working paper explores whether differentiated remedial teaching can improve the foundational numeracy skills of students in Indonesia.

Tags: Indonesia, Education, Sustainable Development Goals, COVID-19

Policymakers, health and social sector planners, and ICT professionals shared lessons and best practices at a training program in Seoul.

Tags: Information and communications technology, Sustainable Development Goals, Health, COVID-19

This report analyzes how the pandemic has impacted investment in infrastructure in Southeast Asia and assesses how infrastructure development can help drive economic recovery and support sustainable growth.

Tags: SEADS 2023, ASEAN, Finance, COVID-19, Climate change and disaster risk management, Sustainable Development Goals