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Asia's Challenge: Ensuring Sustainable Growth


Thursday, November 29, 2012 6:00PM - 8:00PM


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Asia's rapid growth is leaving millions behind, causing a widening gap between rich and poor that threatens to undermine the region's stability. Developing Asia's growth story masks underlying, complex challenges that need to be urgently tackled by policy and decision makers.

Rajat M. Nag, Managing Director General of the Asian Development Bank, in conversation with Asia Foundation President David Arnold, will discuss the economic and governance challenges across the region.

Reception: 6:00-7:00 PM
Program: 7:00-8:00 PM

This event co-organized by The Asia Foundation


This event is part of our November mini-series, Spotlight on Development Challenges. The other events in this series are:

Wednesday, November 7 - Our World in 2050: More Equitable and Sustainable - or Less?

Helen Clark, Administrator, United Nations Development Programme

Tuesday, November 13 - Defending Human Rights in Central Africa

Abbé Benoît Kinalegu, 2012 Human Rights Watch Defender
Ida Sawyer, Africa Reseracher and Advocate, Human Rights Watch


Rajat Nag

Managing Director General, Asian Development Bank


David Arnold

President, The Asia Foundation



Recorded Thursday, November 29, 2012

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