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Editorial

Asia-Pacific Social Outlook 2022: strategies for building a healthy, protected and productive workforce in Asia and the Pacific

ESCAP secretariat

Special theme: from Labs to Jabs: ensuring access and equity in Covid-19 vaccination

Solidarity as a practical craft: cohesion and cooperation in leveraging access to medical technologies within and beyond the TRIPS Agreement

Antony Taubman

Trade measures on pharmaceutical products: can they promote local production and public health?

Padmashree Gehl Sampath

Trade in vaccines and related inputs: a study of the Asia-Pacific region

Pralok Gupta and Ayona Bhattacharjee

Strengthening the health system to address inequalities in COVID-19 vaccine access in the Asia-Pacific Region

Valerie Gilbert Ulep and Beverly Lorraine Ho

Financing research and development for new vaccines in developing Asia-Pacific countries

Gavin Yamey, Kaci Kennedy McDade, Wenhui Mao and Ekene Osakwe

Invited paper

Can Asia assure social insurance for all its informal workers?

Santosh Mehrotra

Policymakers' corner

Cooperating to overcome access inequities for COVID-19 and beyond

Mariângela Simão, Allison Colbert, Christophe Rerat and Deirdre Dimancesco

Ensuring supply chain connectivity and resiliency in the post-pandemic recovery: the case of ASEAN

Satvinder Singh

Book reviews

The World Trade Organization needs to prepare better for future pandemics

Xiankun Lu

Routledge Handbook of Contemporary Central Asia (eds. Rico Isaacs and Erica Marat)

Zulfan Tadjoeddin

Obituary

Professor Clement Allan Tisdell (1939-2022): a tribute

Mohammad Alauddin

The Asia-Pacific Sustainable Development Journal (APSDJ) is published twice a year by the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP). It is the continuation of ESCAP’s Asia Pacific Development Journal (APDJ) with an explicit recognition of sustainable development in line with the United Nations 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development.

Editorial

Asia-Pacific Social Outlook 2022: strategies for building a healthy, protected and productive workforce in Asia and the Pacific

ESCAP secretariat

Special theme: from Labs to Jabs: ensuring access and equity in Covid-19 vaccination

Solidarity as a practical craft: cohesion and cooperation in leveraging access to medical technologies within and beyond the TRIPS Agreement

Antony Taubman

Trade measures on pharmaceutical products: can they promote local production and public health?

Padmashree Gehl Sampath

Trade in vaccines and related inputs: a study of the Asia-Pacific region

Pralok Gupta and Ayona Bhattacharjee

Strengthening the health system to address inequalities in COVID-19 vaccine access in the Asia-Pacific Region

Valerie Gilbert Ulep and Beverly Lorraine Ho

Financing research and development for new vaccines in developing Asia-Pacific countries

Gavin Yamey, Kaci Kennedy McDade, Wenhui Mao and Ekene Osakwe

Invited paper

Can Asia assure social insurance for all its informal workers?

Santosh Mehrotra

Policymakers' corner

Cooperating to overcome access inequities for COVID-19 and beyond

Mariângela Simão, Allison Colbert, Christophe Rerat and Deirdre Dimancesco

Ensuring supply chain connectivity and resiliency in the post-pandemic recovery: the case of ASEAN

Satvinder Singh

Book reviews

The World Trade Organization needs to prepare better for future pandemics

Xiankun Lu

Routledge Handbook of Contemporary Central Asia (eds. Rico Isaacs and Erica Marat)

Zulfan Tadjoeddin

Obituary

Professor Clement Allan Tisdell (1939-2022): a tribute

Mohammad Alauddin