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China-Pakistan Economic Corridor and Balochistan - A Conversation with Aiza Azam, Policy Leaders Fellow

Dates:
  • Tue 20 Nov 2018 15.00 - 17.00
  Add to Calendar 2018-11-20 15:00 2018-11-20 17:00 Europe/Paris China-Pakistan Economic Corridor and Balochistan - A Conversation with Aiza Azam, Policy Leaders Fellow

The China Pakistan Economic Corridor is a flagship project of China’s Belt and Road Initiative. In Pakistan, one of the regions it passes through is the province of Balochistan, an underdeveloped yet resource rich region which is of key geostrategic significance for both Pakistan and the realization of the CPEC. However, there are numerous challenges to the implementation of the mega project.
This talk will focus on the concerns of the local Baloch communities with regards to CPEC, as well as the challenges in bringing about socio-economic development through projects implemented with the Corridor. The focus of the discussion will be to highlight concerns and propose solutions to them, in light of the planned development.

All are welcome, please Register.

Seminar Room 3, Badia Fiesolana DD/MM/YYYY
  Seminar Room 3, Badia Fiesolana

The China Pakistan Economic Corridor is a flagship project of China’s Belt and Road Initiative. In Pakistan, one of the regions it passes through is the province of Balochistan, an underdeveloped yet resource rich region which is of key geostrategic significance for both Pakistan and the realization of the CPEC. However, there are numerous challenges to the implementation of the mega project.
This talk will focus on the concerns of the local Baloch communities with regards to CPEC, as well as the challenges in bringing about socio-economic development through projects implemented with the Corridor. The focus of the discussion will be to highlight concerns and propose solutions to them, in light of the planned development.

All are welcome, please Register.


Location:
Seminar Room 3, Badia Fiesolana

Affiliation:
School of Transnational Governance

Type:
Discussion Group

Organiser:
School of Transnational Governance

Contact:
Marianna Török - Send a mail
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