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Tuesday 9 August 2022

Commerce

Policy approaches to direct digital frontier technologies towards inclusive and sustainable development.

Studies in trade and investment 95.
Corporate Author:
United Nations. Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific
Publisher:
UN

During the COVID-19 pandemic, digital frontier technologies such as artificial intelligence and big data analytics, amongst others, have been mobilised to fight against the pandemic. But it is also important that digital technologies serve the needs of the Sustainable Development Goals. This report reviews the status of digital frontier technologies in the Asia-Pacific region. It stresses that the policy framework for the next generation of technology and innovation should focus on creating an enabling environment for digital frontier technologies to positively impact economy, society, and environment; and to reduce inequalities

  • ISBN: 9789211208344
  • 21.50
 

Development

Asia-Pacific sustainable development journal.

Corporate Author:
United Nations. Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific
Publisher:
UN

The Asia-Pacific Sustainable Development Journal (APSDJ) is a rebranded publication issued by the Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP). It builds on the success of two former ESCAP journals - the Asia-Pacific Population Journal (APPJ), launched in 1986, and the Asia-Pacific Development Journal (APDJ), launched in 1994. APSDJ us based on the recognition of the interconnected and multidisciplinary nature of sustainable development. Published biannually, it aims to stimulate debate and assist in the formulation of evidence-based policymaking in the Asia-Pacific region towards the implementation of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development

  • ISBN: 9789211208368
  • 42.50