22 Apr 2013
Global Development Through Frugal Innovations?
Author: Christian von Drachenfels, Katinka Pipprich
German Development Institute
This paper discusses frugal innovations - products that are reduced to core or indispensable functions.
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10 Apr 2013
Connecting India to ASEAN
Author: J J Singh
Institute of South Asian Studies (ISAS)
In this keynote address, General (retired) J J Singh, Governor of Arunachal Pradesh, discusses the economic opportunities and the challenges facing India's north-east region.
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10 Apr 2013
UNDP Human Development Report 2013
Author: Khalid Malik
In this transcript, Khalid Malik introduces the 2013 UN Human Development Report.
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Strengthening the Core of the G20
Author: Mike Callaghan
Lowy Institute for International Policy
This analysis explores how to strengthen the effectiveness of the G20.
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Strategic Shift towards Asia: A European Perspective
Author: Ralph D Thiele
Institut für Strategie- Politik- Sicherheits- und Wirtschaftsberatung (ISPSW)
This paper offers a European perspective of the US "pivot" to Asia.
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African Security in 2013: A Year of Disequilibrium?
Author: Morten Bøås, James J Hentz
Norwegian Peacebuilding Resource Centre (NOREF)
This report analyzes the security trends, scenarios and dynamics in Africa, describing and identifying issues and hotspots likely to manifest themselves in 2013.
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The United Nations, Peacekeeping and Power Politics
Author: Mats Berdal
Center for Security Studies (CSS) /
Geneva Centre for Security Policy (GCSP)
This brief begins by exploring the West's historical ability to impose its agendas and visions within the United Nations system, particularly in the case of peacekeeping operations.
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Stabilizing Afghanistan: Proposals for Improving Security, Governance, and Aid/Economic Development
Author: Tobias Ellwood
This report assesses the progress in Afghanistan from the security, governance, and economic development perspectives.
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