China

Taiwan’s January 2020 National Election: The View from One-Month…

December 12, 2019 0

Image Credit: 08.19 總統出席2017年世界大學運動會開幕典禮,並起身向各國選手代表們揮手致意 by 總統府/Flickr, License: CC BY 2.0. Written by John F. Copper. On 11 January 2020 Taiwan will hold its quadrennial national…

India

Rethinking the food system to address hunger, health and…

November 26, 2019 0

Image Credit: Dozens of tea pickers among tea bushes, Roger Burks/ Flickr ; Licence: CC BY NC ND 2.0 Written by Sujata Dutta Hazarika I…

Pakistan

The role of the military and an unrecognised political…

November 14, 2019 0

Image credit: Pakistan General Elections 2018 by Commonwealth Secretariat/Flickr, license: CC BY-SA 2.0 Written by Rai Mansoor Imtiaz. The 2018 general election is quite significant in relation to the…

Bangladesh

Conceptualising hospitality in refugee management in India

November 20, 2019 0

Image Credit: Refugees, Climatalk/Flickr; Licence: CC BY NC 2.0 Written by Nasreen Chowdhory and Shamna Thacham Poyil. In a world order determined by ‘nation states’,…

View from Bangladesh

October 25, 2019 0

Taiwan

Taiwan’s January 2020 National Election: The View from One-Month…

December 12, 2019 0

Image Credit: 08.19 總統出席2017年世界大學運動會開幕典禮,並起身向各國選手代表們揮手致意 by 總統府/Flickr, License: CC BY 2.0. Written by John F. Copper. On 11 January 2020 Taiwan will hold its quadrennial national…

Japan

The proliferation of free trade disagreements (FTDs)

November 8, 2019 0

Image Credit: TrumpDiTprotest3" by Global Justice Now , /Flickr; Licence: CC BY 2.0. Written by Jayant Menon. It was not that long ago that trade economists were concerned…

North Korea

Pyongyang’s cycle of provocation and negotiation: A dispassionate analysis

October 21, 2019 0

Image Credit: Pyongyang by Jen Morgan/Flickr; Licence: CC BY-ND 2.0. Written by Nah Liang Tuang and Shawn Ho. In a recent commentary entitled ‘Handshakes and Missiles:…

Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka’s Tamils are faced with a Catch-22

November 12, 2019 0

Image credit: Old Parliament by Scott Edmunds/Flickr, license: CC BY-SA 2.0 Written by Viruben Nandakumar. On 16 November 2019, Sri Lankans will head to the polls to…

Malaysia

A constitutional court for Malaysia: A misconceived legal transplant?

November 25, 2019 0

Image Credit: “Sultan Abdul Samad Building” by Richard Pluck/Flickr; Licence: CC BY-NC-ND 2.0. Written by Andrew Harding There has been much talk in Malaysia recently…

Philippines

Fishing in troubled waters: Defence status as an explanatory…

August 16, 2019 0

Image credit: ‘Rodrigo Duterte ภาพจาก https://commons.wikimedia.org’ by Prachatai is licenced under CC BY-NC-ND 2.0. Written by Ananda Devi Domingo-Almase. In July 2016, the verdict which…

Myanmar

Myanmar’s long colonial hangover

October 30, 2019 1

Image Credit: Not everyday you get to stand so close to one of your heroes... by Landersz; Licence: CC BY-NC 2.0. Written by Nicholas Farrelly.…