Analysis Overview


Putting Women's Economic Empowerment on the G20 Agenda (multiple publications, including full report of the 2017 W20 Recommendations)

Beneath the Rhetoric on North Korea, Humanitarian Aid and Rights Advocacy Are Still Important Tools (former US Special Envoy)

Toward an Incremental Path to Peace on the Korean Peninsula (policy brief)

Misunderstanding North Korea (policy brief)

North Korea in the World: web-based resource on North Korea's external relations

EWC Specialists on the Asia-Pacific region: search here by area of expertise or use EWC Directory to search by name

Publications: policy briefs, monographs, and books, many available for free in PDF format

Talks and Panels: videos presenting analysis of critical issues in the US-Asia-Pacific region

Asia Matters for America: web-based analysis, data, and reporting on the importance of Asia to the United States at national, state, and local levels; also special focus editions on ASEAN, Japan, South Korea, Australia, China, India, and Taiwan

North Korea in the World: web-based resource on North Korea's external relations

Integrated Climate Knowledge for Hawai'i and the Pacific Islands (PacificRISA): web-based climate information to manage risks and support practical decision-making about climate variability and change

Pacific Islands Regional Climate Assessment (PIRCA): a collaborative effort to assess climate change indicators, impacts, and adaptive capacity of the Hawaiian archipelago and the US-Affiliated Pacific Islands (USAPI)

Trump Administration and US-Asia Pacific Relations Tracker (on-line resource)

Asia Reacts to ...highlights how various Asian media are reacting to US politics, policy, and major events (on-line resource)

Featured Research Initiatives

  • Pacific Basin Consortium for Environment and Health

    The Pacific Basin Consortium for Environment and Health promotes technology and information exchange by providing a forum for diverse individuals and organizations to discuss issues, engage in cooperative research, and develop and disseminate innovative strategies for addressing environment and health concerns.

  • Spatial Information Laboratory

    The Spatial Information Laboratory is working to develop and increase the use of remote sensing data, geographic information systems (GIS), and global positioning system (GPS) technology for mapping and assessing environmental conditions throughout Asia and the Pacific region, including Hawaii.

  • Policy Responses to Low Fertility: An International Comparative Study

    The East-West Center led a collaborative study to improve understanding of fertility decline in 18 highly developed countries around the world and to consider the implications for policies and programs in such areas as education, labor markets, pension systems, and healthcare.