Knowledge Solutions: Tools, Methods, and Approaches to Drive Organizational Performance
This book copublished with Springer comprehensively covers more than 120 topics that are essential to high-performance organizations.
Ramping Up Results-Based Management in the Philippines
At the country level, results-based management is best introduced as part of a larger public sector reform program, impelled by the government for any number of possible reasons.
Tax Administration Reforms in the Maldives
The Maldives is a small economy but it is vulnerable to shocks. Tourism accounts for nearly 30% of gross domestic product and more than 60% of foreign exchange receipts. Fluctuations in tourist arrivals can undermine macroeconomic stability.
Building Modern Land Administration Systems
Good land administration depends on data and information about land and property, compiled in ways that promote confidence between the public, its commercial enterprises, and government.
Quickening e-Governance in Myanmar
E-governance is a potent enabler of administrative performance by effective, transparent, and accountable institutions and encourages the participation of citizens—all essential if Myanmar is to assure a prosperous future.
Developing e-Health Capabilities in Bhutan
Information and communication technology facilitates the efficient delivery of health-care services to rural communities.
How Tobacco Taxes Can Expand Fiscal Space and Benefit the Poor
Out of the world’s 1.2 billion smokers, two-thirds live in just 15 countries, 6 of which—the People’s Republic of China, India, Indonesia, the Philippines, Thailand, and Viet Nam—are in Asia.
Tackling Corruption through Civil Society-led Information and Communication Technology Initiatives
Information and communication technology is one of the most powerful forces shaping the 21st century. Globalization is its most pronounced outcome.
Fostering Better Communication and Participation in Projects
The revision of ADB's Public Communication Policy was highly relevant and timely since ADB is committed to do more to enhance stakeholders' trust and ability to engage in ADB-assisted projects.
Future Search Conferencing
To enlist commitment, organizations depend on a clear and powerful image of the future. Future Search conferencing has emerged as a system-wide strategic planning tool enabling diverse and potentially conflicting groups to find common ground for constructive action.