Why more roads don't (automatically) lead to sustainable development

Good roads, efficient public transportation and modern airports are a sure sign of economic development. But is focusing solely on transport infrastructure enough for sustainable development in the Asia-Pacific? A few experts shared their thoughts during a recent forum hosted by the Asian Development Bank.

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  • Lean Alfred Santos

    Lean Alfred Santos is a former Devex development reporter focusing on the development community in Asia-Pacific, including major players such as the Asian Development Bank and the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank. He previously covered Philippine and international business and economic news, sports and politics.