As Switzerland and other European countries discuss using contact tracing apps and other measures, Asia Society Switzerland and Korea Foundation teamed up for a webcast looking into Korea’s use of technology in its coronavirus response.
Watch the webcast with Jessica diCarlo, who has studied the Lao-China railway and Special Economic Zones in Northern Laos to showcase how infrastructures relate to on-the-ground political and social relations in host countries.
WWF Switzerland’s Ion Karagounis discussed ongoing efforts and challenges in greening BRI and related projects in Central Asia with Viktor Novikov, Geographer and Expert on Central Asia of the Zoï Environment Network.
Kevin Rudd, President of the Asia Society Policy Institute, and Daniel Rosen, founding partner of Rhodium Group, in conversation with Eunice Zehnder-Lai, Asia Society Switzerland Board Member, on the economic impact of the coronavirus.
Jamil Anderlini, Asia bureau chief of the 'Financial Times', on the deteriorating media relationship between the two countries and why reporting from foreign news organizations is actually beneficial to China's top leadership.