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June 28, 2019

Future of China

[China Daily] China needs new definitons of success: ones that are connected to the challenges of the 21st Century, not older Western-derived definitions.
June 28, 2019

Globalisation: More than just economics

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

Religious leaders can kickstart a global anti-plastic movement

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 23, 2019

Affordable Housing as Human Right

[YaleGlobal] A strong Indian state must set a bold, once-in-a-generation national objective and then commit resources to achieve its goals without capitulating to vested interests.
May 9, 2019

Huawei to Hell

[The World Post] We’re living through the sequel to the film “The Yellow Peril.”
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.
April 18, 2019

Time for emerging Asian powers to help set global rules

(Nikkei Asian Review) West must accept rise of China, India and other states or risk growing clashes.
March 18, 2018

Active Passivity & the Will to Act

Passivity is a debilitating condition affecting most large organisations. It is the tendency toward inaction rather than action; Waiting to be instructed...
January 17, 2018

Diversity in Thinking: Shedding the Corporate Persona

These days you would be hard pressed to find a multinational company that does not have a Head of Diversity and Inclusion on the payroll...
December 8, 2017

Honest Inquiry Interview: Po Chung (Part 1 of 2)

This Honest Inquiry Interview features the legendary Hong Kong business leader and co-founder of DHL International...
November 12, 2017
Learning Places, Semirom Apple, Iran

Learning Places: Esfahan, Iran (v.1, ch.2)

The Semirom plateau, in central Iran, hides a sweet secret: some of the world’s tastiest apples. The region’s dramatic temperature range...