Research by the Asia-Pacific Programme is focused on the key political, economic and social developments affecting the region.


The Asia-Pacific Programme at Chatham House undertakes original research, in partnership with institutions and specialists in the region, on the key political, economic and security issues.

The work is interdisciplinary, has a strong policy focus and aims to stimulate understanding of the issues raised by the rise of the Asia-Pacific region.

Through its convening power and range of prestigious speakers, the programme addresses some of the most fundamental questions facing the region and the world today.

View a list of our current projects