Paving The Way: Philippine Road Planning Becomes More Connected
Across the globe, many studies have shown how having good road networks contribute significantly to a country’s development and economic growth. Roads are crucial in facilitating trade, providing access to basic social services, and enhancing people’s mobility. This story describes the efforts that led to the issuance of the new Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) Guidelines in November 2017, which established an integrated approach to road planning through the Local Road Network Development Plan.
HIGHLIGHTS ACROSS ASIA
The Asia Foundation and APEC Chile Host Panel Discussion on Women’s Entrepreneurship in the Digital Age
October 4, 2019
Wall Street Journal Quotes Abdullah Ahmadzai on Afghan Elections
October 1, 2019
On the Anniversary of Independence, How Secure Is Timor-Leste?
September 25, 2019
The Gender Lab: Engaging Boys to Advance Gender Equality in India
New York City
Friday, September 27, 2019
Mobilizing Changemakers for our Sustainable Future
Meet Akshat Singhal and Sohara Mehroze, two of our 2019 Asia Foundation Development Fellows.