In a world of climate change and headline-grabbing cyclones, El Niño is one of the most unspoken climate risks in East Asia and the Pacific.

William R. Sutton, Xinyu Weng |

GWSP: Big ideas for small islands

Stephane Dahan |

The word "convenience" in the single-use plastics context, needs urgent redefinition, especially in the East Asia region where several countries top the list in terms of plastics leaking…

Özgül Calicioglu |

Kim Eng and Mey Neang are among 250 poor students in Kampong Thom province who are going to get bicycles and school materials from a charity group.

Saroeun Bou |

The experience of Bangladesh is a microcosm of the larger trend in global extreme poverty. Several countries at various levels of development have shown in the last few decades that it is possible…

Carolina Sánchez-Páramo |

Protecting ASEAN’s impressive gains over the past two decades will require prioritizing investments in people – that is, human capital.

Victoria Kwakwa |

إلا أن السبل التقليدية لخلق الوظائف والنمو قد لا تؤدي إلى إيجاد وظائف كافية في المستقبل. ولم تفتأ الحكومة الأردنية تُشجِّع على ريادة الأعمال لتغيير هذه التنبؤات، وتسريع وتيرة خلق الوظائف.

علي أبو كميل |

The Government of Jordan has been encouraging entrepreneurship to accelerate the rates of job creation in the country.

Ali AbuKumail |