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The Asia-Pacific Sustainable Development Journal (APSDJ) is published twice a year by the Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific. It aims to stimulate and enrich research in the formulation of policy in the Asia-Pacific region towards the fulfillment of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development.

The Asia-Pacific Sustainable Development Journal is is based on recognition of the interconnected and multidisciplinary nature of sustainable development.  Published twice a year by the Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific, it aims to stimulate debate and enrich research in the formulation of policy in the Asia-Pacific region towards the fulfillment of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development.

 

In this issue: 

 

Front matter

 

Measuring poverty in Timor-Leste: using census data to develop a national Multidimensional Poverty Index
Dan Jendrissek

 

The new Asian Active Ageing Index: a case study of gender differences between two ASEAN member countries, Indonesia and Thailand
Asghar Zaidi and Jinpil Um

 

An assessment of the quality of mortality and cause of death statistics produced by the civil registration and vital statistics system in Maldives
Sofoora Kawsar Usman, Sheena Moosa, Lene Mikkelsen, Hang Li , Hafizur Chowdhury and Tim Adair

 

Patterns and determinants of age at first birth of women in Myanmar
Mya Thandar, Hlaing Hlaing Moe and Aye Aye Htwe

 

Inclusion inspires global financial agenda, but how does it fare in the small Pacific island economies? The case of Vanuatu
Nirodha Jayawardena, Tingxi Zhang, Alison Baniuri and Arold Bill

 

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