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Introduction to Sustainable Development in Asia and the Pacific


12 minutes

About the Course

This lecture is a brief introduction to Asia’s economic outlook, growth challenges, and keys to sustainable and inclusive development. Policy priorities touched upon include infrastructure, productivity, disaster resilience, social protection, and financial inclusion.

  • Unit 1: The Remarkable Progress and Short- and Long-Term Challenges of Economies in Asia and the Pacific (12 minutes)

Learning Objectives

  • Identify the short- and long-term challenges for Asian economies
  • Better understand the policies and approaches needed to enhance macroeconomic management in the region

How to Complete this Course

  • Watch a short video lesson
  • Submit an evaluation form
  • Certificate issued upon completion of the course requirements

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