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June 28, 2019

Globalisation: More than just economics

Challenging the feel-good, simplistic narrative about globalisation.
June 6, 2019

Planting Trees: Ecological Restoration as a Path to Creditworthiness

May 24, 2019

GIFT Reads — May 2019

We suggest a few books that may not feature in your usual bestseller lists.
May 1, 2019

The Privilege of being a “non-expert”: Akihiko Iketani, Mongolia GLP, 2012

An interview with Akihiko Iketani, one of our alumni who joined the 2012 Mongolia Global Leaders Programme.
March 4, 2019

Creating employment for over 200 thousand in Jakarta

Indonesia’s capital – Jakarta – is facing mass unemployment. Between 100 and 150 thousand Jakartans are believed to be unemployed...
February 15, 2019

The Greater Bay Area: a new kind of megalopolis

The Global Institute For Tomorrow is launching a new programme this year titled the 2019 Greater Bay Area Young Leaders Programme...
February 1, 2019

Basic needs are not basic business: rural electrification in East Malaysia

In April, GIFT ASEAN will run the third Malaysia Young Leaders Programme (YLP) in Sabah, which will include an experiential learning...
August 14, 2018

GIFT Reads — August 2018

In this list, shared quarterly, we suggest a few books that may not feature in your usual book review sections but which we believe...
August 9, 2018

10 things you didn’t know about Xi’an: Experiential learning in China

China's rapid growth in the past three decades have mainly occurred along the coastal regions...
July 5, 2018

Honest Inquiry Interview: Zheng Bing

This Honest Inquiry Interview features our GLP project partner Founder and Chair of Puhan Cooperative...
May 16, 2018

Learning Places: Hong Kong, China (v.1, ch.1)

Hong Kong, one of the world’s most dynamic cities and GIFT’s home, is in a state of transition. As it forges its way ahead...
April 10, 2018

Honest Inquiry Interview: Po Chung (Part 2 of 2)

Given development on the mainland in recent decades Hong Kong is no longer able to reap the benefits of being the ‘Gateway to China’....