APEC Ministers, the APEC Business Advisory Council and other private sector leaders issued a statement at the conclusion of their joint meeting in Lima on Wednesday on facilitating greater women’s economic empowerment and inclusive growth.
WATCH: Minister Marcela Huaita, 2016 Chair of the APEC Women and the Economy Forum, on the region's gender progress and priorities.
A climate-predicting tool will soon help Asia-Pacific economies mitigate the effects of extreme weather.
Member economies are working to build inclusive and sustainable urbanization policies.
The Lima Declaration describes actions to be taken in APEC to further enhance economic development through travel and tourism.
Progress is urgently needed to maximize tourism's potential as an emerging driver of job creation and higher incomes.