Amid Rising Global Uncertainties, New Directions for Human Development in Asia and the Pacific
The story of human development in Asia and the Pacific has been one of long-term progress, but also one of persistent disparity and widespread disruption.
'The right kind of growth'
The call for economic growth should be louder, not quieter, as growth remains essential for human development, but it needs to be of the right kind. Sustaining rapid growth of the right kind requires recalibrating overall growth strategy, aggressively pursuing new opportunities, and tweaking existing policy levers.