Asian Approaches to Development Cooperation series

 

Contemporary Asian Perspectives on South-South Cooperation

July 1, 2017

Publication

Edited by Anthea Mulakala The collection of perspectives in this volume, drawn from the Asian Approaches to Development Cooperation (AADC) series hosted jointly by the Korea Development Institute and The Asia Foundation, reveals the continuous evolution of SSC. Representing Asian academia, government, and civil society, the authors provide fresh, c… Read more

 

Contemporary Asian Perspectives on South-South Cooperation Published by Korea Development Institute

San Francisco, June 30, 2017

News

Twenty-first century aid has diversified beyond last century’s narrow parameters. Asia has become both a generator of huge development resources and an incubator for new ideas and practices. Recognizing this potential, The Asia Foundation’s Director for International Development Cooperation, Anthea Mulakala, recently served as editor of a new book… Read more

 

Shifting to Planned Urbanization: The Role of Development and South South Cooperation in Implementing the New Urban Agenda

June 13, 2017

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Organized jointly by the Korea Development Institute (KDI) and The Asia Foundation (TAF), the “Asian Approaches to Development Cooperation” (AADC) dialogue series brings together development experts and government officials from the Asia region and beyond. In 2017, the AADC dialogues focus on how Asian countries are tackling the Sustainable Develop… Read more

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Partners in Asian Development Cooperation: The Role of the Private Sector

December 8, 2016

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Organized jointly by the Korea Development Institute and The Asia Foundation, the “Asian Approaches to Development Cooperation” (AADC) dialogue series brings together development experts and government officials from the Asia region and beyond to share perspectives and to facilitate mutual learning between and among “emerging” and “traditional” dev… Read more

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Partners in Asian Development Cooperation: The Role of Non-governmental Organizations

December 8, 2016

Publication

Organized jointly by the Korea Development Institute and The Asia Foundation, the “Asian Approaches to Development Cooperation” (AADC) dialogue series brings together development experts and government officials from the Asia region and beyond to share perspectives and to facilitate mutual learning between and among “emerging” and “traditional” dev… Read more

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Asia’s Private Sector Driving Region’s Social and Economic Development

October 5, 2016

Blog

The Asia Pacific is forecast to be the world’s fastest growing economic region over the next decade—a remarkable rise that has largely been attributed to the rapid growth of its private sector. Companies such as AirAsia, Tata Group, Samsung, LG Electronics, and Alibaba have been altering traditional ways of doing business, bringing new technologies… Read more

 

Charting a Future for Philanthropy: Dr. Wang Zhenyao on China’s New Charity Law

September 21, 2016

Blog

After more than a decade in legislative limbo, China’s first national Charity Law came into force on Sept. 1, 2016. It is considered a watershed moment in advancing a culture of philanthropy in China as the law provides a set of social and ethical standards— a constitution of sorts—for the country’s burgeoning charity sector. It also brings China i… Read more

 

Asia Foundation’s Delhi Conference Explores Expanding Role of Asian Private Sector in Development and South South Cooperation

New Delhi, August 12, 2016

News

Countries across Asia are increasingly recognizing the vital role played by the private sector in delivering large scale social impact, both at home and in partner countries, according to participants at an international development conference this week. Corporate representatives, government officials, policy specialists, and development practition… Read more

 

Asian NGOs Expand Global Influence

May 4, 2016

Blog

Nongovernmental organizations (NGOs) have long played a crucial role in development cooperation, both in delivery of services and in policy advocacy. According to the OECD DAC, in 2013, DAC members allocated $19.6 billion in official development assistance (ODA) to NGOs. The majority of this (almost $13 billion) was channeled through NGOs based in… Read more

 

Q&A: An Evolving Paradigm of South-South Cooperation

April 6, 2016

Blog

In March, The Asia Foundation’s director of International Development Cooperation program, Anthea Mulakala, joined more than 500 renowned scholars and experts from around the world for an international conference on South-South Cooperation (SSC) in New Delhi. In Asia editor Alma Freeman caught up with Mulakala to discuss how SSC is changi… Read more

 

Advancing South-South Cooperation: Provider Perspectives

October 30, 2015

Publication

Organized jointly by the Korea Development Institute (KDI) and The Asia Foundation (TAF), the “Asian Approaches to Development Cooperation” (AADC) dialogue series brings together development experts and government officials from the Asia region and beyond to share perspectives and to facilitate mutual learning between and among “emerging” and “trad… Read more

 

China’s Overseas Development Policy in a World ‘Beyond Aid’

September 18, 2015

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Over the last five years, the global development landscape has changed rapidly, leading governments, practitioners and academics alike to ask whether it is indeed time to move development policy and practice “beyond aid.” At the centre of this evolution, China has emerged as a critical player. China’s increasing role as a provider of foreign aid is… Read more

 

The Future of South-South Cooperation in Asia: Partner Country Perspectives

May 31, 2015

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Organized jointly by the Korea Development Institute and The Asia Foundation, the “Asian Approaches to Development Cooperation” (AADC) dialogue series brings together development experts and government officials from the Asia region and beyond to share perspectives and to facilitate mutual learning between and among “emerging” and “traditional” dev… Read more

 

Climate Change Response and International Cooperation: Experiences and Lessons from Asia and the Pacific

January 2, 2014

Publication

Organized jointly by the Korea Development Institute (KDI) and The Asia Foundation (TAF) with funding support from KDI, TAF, and the Australian Agency for International Development (AusAID), the “Asian Approaches to Development Cooperation” (AADC) dialogue series brings together development experts and government officials from the Asia region and… Read more

 

“Asian Approaches To Development Cooperation” Overview

September 11, 2013

Publication

The Asia Foundation, in cooperation with the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), the United States Agency for International Development (USAID), the U.S. Department of State, and the World Bank, with additional support from the Australian Agency for International Development (AusAID), organized six events focusing on “Asian Approaches to D… Read more

 

Critical Challenges China faces: Implications for its own development and its role in international development

May 15, 2013

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A presentation from the Asian Approaches to Development Cooperation (AADC) event held on April 23, 2013 in Washington, DC

 

Indonesia’s South-South and Triangular Cooperation: Our Stories, Experience And… On Moving Forward

May 15, 2013

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A presentation from the Asian Approaches to Development Cooperation (AADC) event held on April 23, 2013 in Washington, DC

 

Panel Discussion: Development Cooperation in the Asian Century, 23 April 2013

May 15, 2013

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A presentation from the Asian Approaches to Development Cooperation (AADC) event held on April 23, 2013 in Washington, DC

 

Post-2015 Development Challenges

May 15, 2013

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A presentation from the Asian Approaches to Development Cooperation (AADC) event held on April 23, 2013 in Washington, DC

 

Development Cooperation in the Asian Century

May 15, 2013

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A presentation from the Asian Approaches to Development Cooperation (AADC) event held on April 23, 2013 in Washington, DC

 

Korea’s Development Cooperation Policy Philosophy, Objectives, and Strategies

May 15, 2013

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A presentation from the Asian Approaches to Development Cooperation (AADC) event held on April 23, 2013 in Washington, DC

 

Asian Approaches to Development Cooperation ‘Post 2015 Development Challenges”

May 15, 2013

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A presentation from the Asian Approaches to Development Cooperation (AADC) event held on April 23, 2013 in Washington, DC