Recent studies show that water shortages in Central America and the Caribbean will be aggravated by urban growth, high poverty rates, weak institutions, and insufficient investment in water and sanitation infrastructure.
As the combined problems of urbanization, environmental degradation, and poverty become increasingly urgent, understanding the links between sustainability and poverty reduction is imperative.Publication DateFriday, April 6, 2012
Trade facilitation and microfinance for poverty reduction in the Greater Mekong subregion : a case study of Thailand
The focus of the study is the Economic Corridors and Cross Border Transportation Agreement (CBTA), two important initiatives for transport and trade facilitation under the Greater Mekong Subregion (GMS) programme of the Asian Development Bank (ADBPublished dateWednesday, October 2, 2013 - 04:00
Inclusive development in health and education in the GMS : the role of national policy and institutions; Thailand country study - final report
One factor behind the poor quality of Thai education is inequality in access, especially to high quality education. At university level, inequality remains severe.Published dateWednesday, July 2, 2014 - 04:00