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China and Africa: Are there Lessons for Development?

April 17, 2013

The lost decades for China in the 1950s, 1960s and 1970s look remarkably like the lost decades of Africa in the 1980s and 1990s.

Neither Rebels nor Dupes: The New Politics of Thai Peasants

October 25, 2012

Since Thailand’s coup of September 2006, which forced the controversial government of billionaire businessman Thaksin Shinawatra out of office, pro- and anti-Thaksin forces have waged an intense...

Insights into North Korea

May 11, 2012

Katharina Zellweger will share her insights into North Korea based on her experience as a development and humanitarian aid worker and a resident of Pyongyang.

A Unique Experience: Five Years in North Korea

December 2, 2011

Katharina Zellweger will share her insights into North Korea based on her experience as a development and humanitarian aid worker and a resident of Pyongyang.

Trade on Human Terms: Transforming Trade for Human Development in Asia and the Pacific

October 20, 2006

Against the backdrop of export-led growth of some economies -- most notably China and India -- human development issues in Asia tend to be overlooked.

Food Security in North Korea: Designing Realistic Possibilities

April 21, 2005

Agricultural production in North Korea collapsed between 1990 and 1996, leaving the country dependent on massive international food assistance.