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Driving Global Innovations from Emerging Markets
"The West will meet the East in India and both will co-innovate new solutions for the entire world." more
L to R: Hassan Abbas, Philip Oldenburg, and Kanchan Chandra at Asia Society New York on Feb. 15, 2011.
Democracy in India and Pakistan: A 'Contingency' Story
Experts discuss how neighbors such as Pakistan and India have evolved such different political cultures. more
MUMBAI, January 18, 2011: (From L to R) Sudheendra Kulkarni, Chairman of Observer Research Foundation, Asia Society President Vishakha Desai and Former President Robert Oxnam at Rolling the Dice: India and China in 2025
Rolling the Dice: India and China in 2025
Asia Society President Vishakha Desai and Former President Robert Oxnam offer predictions on China and India's future. more
India Calling: An Intimate Portrait of a Nation's Remaking by Anand Giridharadas. (Times Books, 2011)
Excerpt: Anand Giridharadas' 'India Calling'
This memoir by a young Indian American and International Herald Tribune correspondent recounts his "reverse migration." more
The Tryst Betrayed: Reflections on Indian Diplomacy and Development by Jagat Mehta.
India to Strengthen Bonds with Neighbors for Regional Stability
India needs to make stronger efforts in building functional relationships with its neighbors for the country and the region. more
Panelists Achim Dobermann (L), and Debashish Mitra (R), speak at Asia Society India Centre on Food Security in Asia. (Asia Society India Centre)
Never an Empty Bowl: Launch of Food Security Task Force Report
Asia Society India Centre launches Food Security Task Force Report with panelists Achim Dobermann and Debashish Mitra. more
Expert Robert Zeigler discusses food security in Hong Kong on Nov. 29, 2010. (1 min., 34 sec.)
Bringing the Food Security Message to Hong Kong
Private, public sector partners launch 'Never an Empty Bowl' report in a new venue. more
In New York on Oct. 25, Alex Counts and Vikram Akula each address what role the need to make a profit plays in stimulating innovation. (4 min., 22 sec.)
Can the Profit Motive Improve Microfinance?
Opposing points of view address the issue of microfinance as a for-profit enterprise. more
Professor Snow Barlow, Agriculture and Food Systems; Dr. Robert Zeigler, International Rice Research Institute; Professor Craig Pearson, Director, Melbourne Sustainable Society Institute, in Melbourne, 29 July 2010. (M. Hinze, Asialink / Asia Society AustralAsia Centre)
A Second Green Revolution
Rice expert calls on Australia to help foster the next generation of agricultural breakthroughs. more
Task Force principal advisor C. Peter Timmer shares report findings at the Ford Foundation in New York City on Sept. 27, 2010. (2 min., 32 sec.)
Partnering for Food Security in Asia
A newly released Asia Society/IRRI Task Force urges partnerships to address hunger and poverty in Asia. more