November 14, 2020
In 2020, Strides and Setbacks in Uzbekistan’s Battle Against Poverty
By Ezoza Yakvalkhodjieva
Uzbekistan’s battle against poverty has finally begun, after moving on from a policy of denial in the Karimov era, but it’s no easy task.
April 05, 2017
Positive Signs as Asia-Pacific Moves Toward Global Development Goals
By Shamshad Akhtar
The region is making gain on quality of life and gender equality, but poverty remains a pressing concern.
March 27, 2015
Diplomatic Access: Timor-Leste
By Diplomatic Access
Timor-Leste Ambassador Domingos Sarmento Alves on regional connectivity, fighting poverty, and more.
April 20, 2013
Asia Winning War on Poverty
A new World Bank note finds that Asian countries have reduced the number of people living in poverty — but work remains.