UkraineAlertMay 18, 2023
Ukraine’s growing defense tech prowess can help defeat Russia
By Mykhailo Fedorov
While Russia relies on the brute force of artillery bombardments and human wave tactics, Ukraine is waging an innovative form of warfare that utilizes a range of highly creative tech solutions, writes Mykhailo Fedorov.
SouthAsiaSourceMay 3, 2023
How Pakistani women use technology solutions to overcome barriers to entrepreneurship
By Fatimata Ndiaye, Ishani Srivastava, Estelle Thomas, and Yiran Zha
A field study of women entrepreneurs in urban Pakistan, commissioned by the South Asia Center in conjunction with Johns Hopkins University and the American Pakistan Foundation, revealed how technology solutions can support women to jumpstart their entrepreneurial ventures.
UkraineAlertFeb 9, 2023
Vladimir Putin must not be allowed to bankrupt the Ukrainian breadbasket
By Andriy Vadaturskyy
Ukraine's strategically crucial agricultural sector has been hard hit by the full-scale Russian invasion of the country and desperately needs international support in order to survive in wartime conditions, writes Andriy Vadaturskyy.
UkraineAlertFeb 1, 2023
Ukrainian SMEs hold the key to the country’s economic revival
By Seba Salim, Sarah Page
There is still no end in sight to the Russian invasion of Ukraine but the international community must not delay efforts to revive Ukraine's economy by supporting the country's vibrant SME sector.
UkraineAlertJan 12, 2023
Post-war Ukraine needs a smart digital transformation strategy
By Anatoly Motkin
The war with Russia is far from over but it is important to begin looking ahead and setting the stage for Ukraine's post-war digital transformation, writes StrategEast Center president Anatoly Motkin.
UkraineAlertOct 21, 2022
Ukraine’s growing tech sector offers hope amid wartime economic pain
By Dathan Duplichen
Ukraine's tech sector offers a rare glimmer of light amid the economic gloom of Russia's ongoing invasion with Ukrainian IT industry export revenues actually up by 23% during the first six months of 2022.
ReportOct 3, 2022
Pakistan sees growing culture of innovation amid tech startup boom
By Hamna Tariq and Uzair Younus
A tightening global macro environment coupled with increasing domestic political instability is a cause of concern for the sector, especially the domestic startup economy.