Webinar

Transregional Approaches to Southeast Asian Studies

The Center for Southeast Asia Studies, Kyoto University, will organize a SEASIA Webinar on Transregional Approaches to Southeast Asian Studies on 26 January 2022 at 3:00 pm (Manila/Singapore Time).  The purpose of this webinar is to examine how a comparative and transregional approach to Southeast Asian area studies is conducted...

Families, the State, and Educational Inequality in the Singapore City-State

Singapore is a ‘strong’ developmental state that exercises ideological leadership over economy and society, and offers widespread provision of public services, including education. Paradoxically, however, while such logics invite dependence on the ‘strong’ state, at the heart of Singaporean public policy is the anti-welfarist, self-responsibilising, meritocratic ethos. Drawing on extensive...

Gender-Based Violence in Thailand’s Pro-Democracy Movement

The Sydney Southeast Asia Center will host a TS4 talk on 13 January 2021 at 9:00 pm (Bangkok Time/GMT+7) via Zoom. Associate Professor Verita Sriratana will expose offline and online Gender-Based Violence (GBV) perpetrated against female activists in Thailand's pro-democracy movement. To register for the webinar, click here.

Human Rights in Cambodia: 30 Years After the Paris Peace Agreement

The Asian Forum for Human Rights and Development (FORUM-ASIA), the Asia Democracy Network (ADN), and the Diplomacy Training Program will organize an event titled "Human Rights in Cambodia: 30 Years After the Paris Peace Agreement" on December 9, 2021, 10:00 am (Bangkok/Jakarta Time), International Day for the Commemoration and...

Cambodia as ASEAN Chair: Prospects for Human Rights in 2022

In conjunction with the much-anticipated turnover of the ASEAN chairpersonship and the conclusion of the 38th and 39th ASEAN Summit, the Asian Forum for Human Rights and Development (FORUM-ASIA) and CIVICUS: World Alliance for Citizen Participation will conduct a two-hour webinar titled “Cambodia as ASEAN Chair: Prospects for Human...

ASEAN COVID-19 Response and Vaccine Equity in Vulnerable Communities

The Working Group for an ASEAN Human Rights Mechanism will organize an online event entitled "ASEAN COVID-19 Response and Vaccine Equity in Vulnerable Communities." It will be held on  Monday, 29 November 2021 from 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. (Bangkok/Jakarta Time) / 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. (Philippine Standard Time). You may...

Harmony Laws in Southeast Asia

The Asia Centre will organize a report launch “Harmony Laws in Southeast Asia” during the the 7th Southeast Asia Freedom of Religion or Belief (SEAFoRB) Conference on 22 November 2021 from 9:00 am to 10:30 am (Bangkok Time / GMT+7). The panelists in this event include Khin Mai Aung, Advisory...

Environmental Consultant, FORUM-ASIA (Re-advertised)

FORUM-ASIA is looking for an Environmental Consultant to update and operationalize our Environmental Impact Policy, identify the capacity-building needs on #environmentalrights issues and undertaking an Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) to identify risks, opportunities and vulnerabilities in line with the development of FORUM-ASIA’s next strategy. Interested applicants are requested to fill...

Myanmar: The Role of Journalists Fighting for Democracy and Freedom of Expression

The Asian Forum for Human Rights and Development (FORUM-ASIA), together with the Asia Democracy Network, will be organizing special session of #2021AsiaDemocracyAssembly on November 19, 2021 at 4:00 pm (Korean Standard Time).  The session aims to discuss issues on the role of journalists in fighting for democracy and freedom...

Social Sciences and COVID-19 in Southeast Asia: (Non-)Role and (In)Significance

The Southeast Asia Junction (SEA Junction), Global Development Network, and Asia Research Center of the University of Indonesia will organize a webinar titled "Social Sciences and COVID-19 in Southeast Asia: (Non-)Role and (In)Significance" on November 24, 2021, 4.00-5.30 pm (Bangkok/Jakarta Time).  The outbreak of the COVID-19 in Southeast Asia, as in the...