Day: August 5, 2014

Asia-Pacific forum spotlights need for regional connectivity

Press Release – UN News Asia-Pacific countries will gather in Bangkok this week for the annual policy session of the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific ( ESCAP ), focusing on the role of regional connectivity in supporting economic growth and …

Is the quality of our democracy an election issue?

Press Release – Public Good A well-attended conference in Wellington at the weekend heard and discussed a number of presentations which raised questions about the current quality of our democracy. The conference was hosted by the St Andrews Trust for the Study of Religion and Society …