China

From treatment to prevention: The role of workplace psychoeducation…

March 20, 2019 0

Written by Enoch Li and Erla Magnusdottir. The issue of mental health care has gained increased prominence in many areas of life – the media,…

India

Tensions with Pakistan: A mask to hide India’s economic…

March 22, 2019 0

Written by M. Sudhir Selvaraj and Sharik Laliwala. The latest tensions between India and Pakistan have led some to suggest that this upcoming election may emerge…

Pakistan

On the question of Baloch-Pashtun unity over the dilemma…

March 22, 2019 0

Written by Mir Mohammad Ali Talpur. There has recently been an upsurge in protests against the state-sponsored crime of enforced disappearances of people of Balochistan…

Bangladesh

Towards a better performing and more ethical civil service…

March 22, 2019 0

Written by Jan-Hinrik Meyer-Sahling, Taiabur Rahman, Kazi Maruful Islam, Christian Schuster and Kim Sass Mikkelsen. Effective governance is essential for economic development and hence it…

Taiwan

Is this the “China Dream”?

March 7, 2019 0

Written by Robert S. Wang. On 5 February 2019, Hong Kong’s South China Morning Post (SCMP) published an article entitled “PLA bombers, jet fighters in…

Japan

China and Japan – an unlikely climate partnership?

December 13, 2018 0

By Chris G. Pope. On 7 October 2018, the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) released a report which focused on the devastating impacts of a…

North Korea

The Hanoi Summit: Ruined by over-ambitious hard bargaining?

March 21, 2019 0

Written by Liang Tuang Nah. From 27–28 February 2019, US President Donald Trump met with North Korean leader Chairman Kim Jong-un in Vietnam's capital Hanoi…

Sri Lanka

Project Hope: A charity from Nottingham improving the lives…

November 6, 2018 0

Kilian Bachmair As part of the Rosie May Foundation’s international internship programme, four students from the University of Nottingham spent three weeks at the foundation’s…

Malaysia

Southeast Asia – drifting towards Digital Authoritarianism?

March 15, 2019 0

Written by Jason Abbott. In the West, the principal concern of most digital activists relates to privacy issues surrounding the collection of data by governments…

Philippines

Southeast Asia – drifting towards Digital Authoritarianism?

March 15, 2019 0

Written by Jason Abbott. In the West, the principal concern of most digital activists relates to privacy issues surrounding the collection of data by governments…

Myanmar

Why nativism rather than nationalism represents Southeast Asia’s democratic…

March 18, 2019 0

Written by Maya Tudor. A rising tide of nationalism is sweeping the globe.  From Xi to Modi to Trump, the world’s most populous countries have…