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Latest Research and Commentary
Aligning the BRI with the Sustainable Development Goals: Research and Recommendations
By Rebecca Ray After eight years of existence, China’s Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) has brought significant economic gains to Read more
Green BRI and the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development – Enhancing Environmental Management System and Policy Studies for BRI Projects
Since its inception eight years ago, China's Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) has led to more than 200 cooperation documents Read more
Why Bangladesh’s Burgeoning Pharmaceutical Sector is on a Collision Course with Global Trade and Investment Rules
By Rachel Thrasher In 2018, Bangladesh met the necessary criteria for graduation from Least Developed Country (LDC) status and is Read more
Policy Space for Building Production Capabilities in the Pharmaceuticals Sector in Low- and Middle-Income Countries: Evidence from Bangladesh
Bangladesh is one of the few Least Developed Countries (LDCs) that has been able to gain a foothold in the Read more
Three Pillars of Vaccine Equity: Triaging the Global Vaccination Challenge
By Katie Gallogly-Swan and Rachel Thrasher Severe vaccine inequality continues to undermine efforts to end the COVID-19 pandemic, but a Read more