APEC seeks to encourage cash donations, instead of in-kind, to help governments and other organizations provide the best type of relief after disasters strike.
In the crucial days after a disaster, donations in cash have been found to be the most useful for recovery, as documented in an APEC case study into member economies’ disaster r..
Policy cooperation to reinvigorate trade and economic growth among the 21 APEC member economies in 2017 will focus on improving adaptation to change in a globalized world, the group’s incoming Chair, Viet Nam, announced at the conclusion of a key planning meeting in Ha Noi on Friday.
Four priorities to be advanced by APEC members ..
Viet Nam has opened its first meeting of officials from the 21 APEC member economies as incoming chair of the world’s largest regional economic group.
Over the next two days in Ha Noi, APEC Senior Officials will decide their policy priorities for reinvigorating trade and growth in 2017 among their diverse economies, which together acc..
The Leaders of the 21 APEC member economies concluded the 2016 APEC Economic Leaders’ Meeting in Lima on Sunday by adopting a Declaration on advancing quality growth and human development.
The Declaration describes policy commitments for APEC members to take forward in pursuit of this objective. Focus is on addressing challenges an..
Peru President Pedro Pablo Kuczynski opened the 2016 APEC Economic Leaders’ Meeting in Lima on Sunday by reaffirming confidence in international trade as a mechanism for achieving positive economic and social change. But he exclaimed that more must be done to address concerns about equity and fairness that are fueling an alarming rise i..