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  • Pacific Economic Monitor: Budget Analysis (December 2015) 

    Asian Development Bank (Asian Development Bank, 2015-12-01)
    This issue highlights drivers of strong demand for tourism in the Pacific and the challenges to growth (e.g., lack of infrastructure, human resources, destination development, airline links, and visa restrictions). Measures to ensure tourism develops ...
  • Linking Post-Disaster Recovery to Development 

    Asian Development Bank (Asian Development Bank, 2015-11-06)
    The assessment identified principles to guide recovery and prioritized “build back better,” which formed the basis for the allocation of the 2013 supplementary budget and forward projections up to 2016.
  • Shared Lessons on Post-Disaster Recovery 

    Asian Development Bank (Asian Development Bank, 2015-11-06)
    After a large-scale disaster, the overlap between the humanitarian response on the one hand and early recovery and reconstruction on the other, often described in postdisaster recovery literature as “phases of postdisaster response,” may need to be ...
  • Understanding Land Issues and Their Impact on Tourism Development: A Political Economy Analysis of Pohnpei, Federated States of Micronesia 

    Safran, Patrick (Asian Development Bank, 2015-11)
    The deep-rooted and complex land ownership systems, the intricate political and cultural behavior, and the weak policies and institutional systems have a significant impact on tourism development.

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