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29 January
2021

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Harnessing the Potential of ASEAN’s Digital Transformation Through Regional Cooperation


JJN President and Executive Director Sabina Dewan contributed the first chapter to the recently launched publication “The Fourth Industrial Revolution and the Future of Work. Implications for Asian Development Cooperation” by the KDI School of Public Policy and Management (South Korea) and The Asia Foundation.

She examines how major digital trends – Automation, Knowledge Economy, and Labor Platforms – across the ten member countries of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) impact employment, labor markets, and livelihood opportunities.

Exploring the differences in diffusion of and people’s access to technology across ASEAN, she highlights the value of working together to leverage the economic advantage of the region’s digital transformation.

Read the chapter and the full volume.


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