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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.
April 9, 2019

Making Democracy Work for Indians

Whoever wins India’s elections must give the Indian state the capacity to take strong action. Without this, India is very unlikely to be able to lift its population out of poverty.
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 22, 2019
Chandran Nair on Sustainability and the Fallacy of Global Governance

Sustainability and the Fallacy of Global Governance

Any global effort on climate change is toothless without the cooperation of national governments and their ability to act to support their aims...
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...
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...
October 15, 2017

The Power of Purposeful Engagement

A strong sense of purpose is essential to effective leadership. For 12 years we have been challenging managers from global companies to think...
September 14, 2017

Behaviour Before Brand and The Essence of Ethical Leadership

Barclays, Google, Volkswagen, Tesco and Uber. No, it’s not a consortium of global companies poised to launch a new ‘ride & shop’ hailing app...
August 23, 2017

Honest Inquiry Interview: Jean-Pierre Lehmann (Part 2 of 2)

You’ve talked to participants on our leadership programmes about the importance of global awareness and understanding other cultures...