Think Tank Insights: This is the Final Warning Sign: Stop Burning Dead Dinosaurs

An OnFrontiers Expert Martha Molfetas explores the IPCC’s recent report and what it means for the future of our species.  If there was ever a final wake up call, this is it. The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change’s (IPCC) assessment … Continue reading Think Tank Insights: This is the Final Warning Sign: Stop Burning Dead Dinosaurs

Think Tank Insights Special Edition: Working Paper: Aligning India’s water resource policies with the SDGs

The 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, adopted by all United Nations Member States in 2015, provides a shared blueprint for peace and prosperity for people and the planet, now and into the future. At its heart are the 17 Sustainable … Continue reading Think Tank Insights Special Edition: Working Paper: Aligning India’s water resource policies with the SDGs

Think Tank Insights: Kazakhstan Investment Travel Report

Kazakhstan is considered to have the best environment for foreign investment in Central Asia, with its abundant hydrocarbon resources, strong production capabilities, great geographic location, and an authoritarian political regime. Recently, because of China’s “One Belt, One Road” strategy. It … Continue reading Think Tank Insights: Kazakhstan Investment Travel Report

Think Tank Insights: The Waqf Model and Poverty Alleviation

Innovation in financial industry should be adapted to the ethnic groups’ culture and customs. An OnFrontiers expert Muhammad Farooq Shaikh shares his thoughts on an old but famous financing model in Islamic culture:Waqf. This article explain how this model could help to alleviate … Continue reading Think Tank Insights: The Waqf Model and Poverty Alleviation

Think Tank Insights: Climate Proofing Conservation Landscapes in Western Uganda

The global warming bought in more versatility of harvest and led to the uncertainty of output of certain agricultural plantations. In West Uganda, Wildlife Conservation Society (WCS) and partners have been helping farmers to adapt to climate change and encourage … Continue reading Think Tank Insights: Climate Proofing Conservation Landscapes in Western Uganda

Think Tank Insights: Abused and Imprisoned in India’s State-Run Care Homes for Women

Women’s care homes in India are meant to offer protection for those who have nowhere else to go. But activists, authorities and former residents accused the overcrowded, understaffed homes of trapping women in a cycle of abuse.  OnFrontiers Think Tank hereby presents … Continue reading Think Tank Insights: Abused and Imprisoned in India’s State-Run Care Homes for Women

OnFrontiers Think Tank Insights: A workforce boom makes SMEs more important than ever in Africa

A UN forecast suggests that by 2050, the world will have an extra 2.2 billion people and over half will come from Africa. This population surge will be a demographic dividend or millstone? How to place the population for jobs? … Continue reading OnFrontiers Think Tank Insights: A workforce boom makes SMEs more important than ever in Africa

OnFrontiers Think Tank Insights: Carrie Lam’s plans for Lantau reclamation ignore Hong Kong’s future integration with the mainland

In announcing plans to spend up to HK$500 billion (US$64 billion) on reclaiming 1,700 hectares of land east of Lantau, Chief Executive Carrie Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor has effectively dismissed the views of her task force whose public consultation only closed on September 26. … Continue reading OnFrontiers Think Tank Insights: Carrie Lam’s plans for Lantau reclamation ignore Hong Kong’s future integration with the mainland

OnFrontiers Think Tank Insights: Indicators of the Great Potentials of Ethiopia for ePayment and FinTech Development

Africa is rising and fintech is at the frontiers of development on the continent. People have already foreseen the promising future of mobile finance in the continent and how it has facilitated some of the services and solutions.  An OnFrontiers expert in mobile finance, Mr. Bizuneh Bekele shares his insights on the trend … Continue reading OnFrontiers Think Tank Insights: Indicators of the Great Potentials of Ethiopia for ePayment and FinTech Development

OnFrontiers Think Tank Insights: A Real Strategy for Afghanistan

Afghanistan is one of the areas with most turmoils and conflicts in the world. This field has been in the war since 19th century and it had been sucking all type of resources from several countries, but it never takes a break. … Continue reading OnFrontiers Think Tank Insights: A Real Strategy for Afghanistan