The Economic Benefits of Regional Integration

Project: Research project

Description

The program will be centered around a three-day summit in January or February 2019 to be held in Colombo, Sri Lanka on the topic of regional integration in South Asia. The summit would bring together practicing journalists from the countries of Pakistan, Afghanistan, Idea, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh and Nepal and experts from the World Bank, United Nations, Asia Foundation, Asia Development Bank and Regional Governments on topics related to the economic benefits of regional integration, with a focus on trade, investments, jobs and economic growth from a regional perspective. It is designed to increase and improve coverage of these topics for audiences within the participating countries.
StatusActive
Effective start/end date9/10/183/31/20

Funding

  • DOS: US Mission to Pakistan: $417,444.00

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Economic benefits
Regional integration
Asia
Sri Lanka
South Asia
United Nations
Pakistan
Bangladesh
Journalists
World Bank
Afghanistan
Nepal
Regional government
Economic growth