Economic Corridor Development for Competitive and Inclusive Asia

The training is designed to provide opportunities for understanding issues and challenges in economic corridor development in Asia. The training has two independent but interrelated modules.

Module 1 will focus on understanding characteristics, concepts, models and drivers of economic corridors.Case studies on economic corridor development in Central Asia, Southeast Asia and South Asia will be highlighted. The learning process will provide opportunities to share experiences and discuss lessons learned using adult learning methodology.

Module 2 will focus on economic corridor drivers: (i) transport and trade facilitation; (ii) special border economic zones; and (iii) sustainable, livable and competitive cities. The learning process will provide opportunities to share experiences, and acquire first-hand and direct exposure to transboundary situations in select sections (subsections) of the Indonesia-Malaysia-Thailand Growth Triangle (IMT-GT) economic corridors.

 

Module 1: Economic Corridors Concepts, Characteristics and Models

26-28 August 2015, Singapore (36 participants)
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17-19 August 2016, Singapore (32 participants)
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16-18 August 2017, Singapore (31 Participants)
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8-11 July 2018, Indonesia, Brunei Darussalam, and Malaysia (Upcoming Event)
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Module 2: Drivers of Economic Corridors Development

29 August to 4 September 2015, Malaysia and Thailand (29 participants)
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20-26 August 2016, Malaysia and Thailand (26 participants)
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Training Materials

19-25 August 2017, Singapore (26 participants)
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12-21, July 2018, Indonesia, Brunei Darussalam, Malaysia (Upcoming Training
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