/Tag:SAES IX

SAES conference, SDGs, SAARC hangover: A walk in the dark?- Dr Imtiaz A Hussain

Published in The Financial Express on Sunday, 3 November 2016   Imtiaz A. Hussain On the eve of the Ninth South Asian Economic Summit (SAES), both Bangladesh and India led the way to boycotting the scheduled November 2016 South Asian Association for [...]

2016-11-08T13:40:23+00:00 November 4th, 2016|CPD events mention, CPD in the Media|

By 2030, South Asia will be the most influential region in the world: SAES IX

  The Ninth South Asia Economic Summit (SAES IX) organised and hosted by the Centre for Policy Dialogue (CPD) took place on 15-16 October in Hotel Le Méridien in Dhaka. The overarching theme of SAES IX was “Reimagining South Asia [...]

2017-01-08T13:32:14+00:00 October 23rd, 2016|Events, Featured Post, Linking to Global, Regional Dialogues|

Ninth SAES Appeals for a United South Asia and Concentration on the 2030 Agenda

South Asian countries need to work together in a more integrated manner to turn the region into a dynamic and prosperous one. Political leaderships in the region need to concentrate on implementing the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development endorsed by [...]

2016-11-08T13:26:55+00:00 October 23rd, 2016|Events, Featured Post, Linking to Global, Regional Dialogues|

Ninth SAES Ends with Aspirations to Form Stronger South Asia

Dr Shirin Sharmin Chaudhury, MP, Hon’ble Speaker of the National Parliament of Bangladesh put emphasis on forming stronger collaboration among the South Asian countries to overcome poverty, reduce inequality, establish good governance and, particularly, to meet the sustainable development goals. [...]

2017-05-16T12:26:12+00:00 October 22nd, 2016|Events, Featured Post, Linking to Global, Regional Dialogues|

SDG Implementation Challenges in South Asia and Role of Global Partnerships

Experts stressed on strengthening partnerships through regional and global platforms towards achieving the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) at the third plenary session of the of the Ninth South Asia Economic Summit (SAES IX) which was organised by Centre for Policy [...]

2016-10-25T20:16:00+00:00 October 21st, 2016|Events, Featured Post, Linking to Global, Regional Dialogues|

Youth are the Change Agents towards Inclusive, Just & Peaceful Society in South Asia

The South Asia region has been passing through a difficult situation with threats from anarchy and extremism. This situation has emerged from existing and incresingly widening inequality and injustice in the society. The policymakers of this region should act fast [...]

2016-10-27T13:53:54+00:00 October 20th, 2016|Events, Featured Post, Linking to Global, Regional Dialogues|

Focus on Job Creation for Sustainable Economic Growth in South Asia by 2030

South Asian economy has been experiencing job-less growth for past few decades. It is high time now for the policymakers of this region to concentrate on effective resource mobilisation for employment generation to make this economic growth sustainable. Experts and [...]

2016-11-03T18:18:55+00:00 October 19th, 2016|Events, Featured Post, Linking to Global, Regional Dialogues|

Political Leadership in South Asia is Not Ready for Implementing the 2030 Agenda

Leaders of the South Asian countries need to rise above the political dilemmas and need to collaborate inclusive and integrated manner to implement the 2030 Agenda. The Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) are ambitious and complex which require deepening cooperation among [...]

2016-10-25T19:44:16+00:00 October 18th, 2016|Events, Featured Post, Linking to Global, Regional Dialogues|

Hon’ble President Stresses on Strengthening Regional Cooperation: SAES IX Inauguration

H E Mr. Md. Abdul Hamid, Hon’ble President of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh emphasised on establishing steady and effective ties among the South Asian nations. He recommended for utilising unexplored potentials by strengthening regional economic cooperation towards transforming the [...]

2016-10-25T19:03:01+00:00 October 18th, 2016|Events, Featured Post, Linking to Global, Regional Dialogues|

Reimagining South Asia in 2030 – Professor Rehman Sobhan

Published in The Daily Star on Tuesday, 18 October 2016  Reimagining South Asia in 2030 Rehman Sobhan The future of South Asia, as a community does not look too promising in the wake of the postponement of the SAARC summit. As a [...]

2016-10-18T16:57:27+00:00 October 18th, 2016|Op-eds and Interviews, Rehman Sobhan|

CPD delegates informed the President about the upcoming SAES IX

Published in The Independent on Thursday, 22 September 2016  9th South Asia Economic Summit in Dhaka Oct 15-16 UNB The 9th South Asia Economic Summit will be held in Dhaka on October 15-16 with the theme ‘Reimagining South Asia in 2030’, reports [...]

2016-11-06T18:23:34+00:00 September 22nd, 2016|CPD events mention, CPD in the Media|