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18 January 2019
Thai parliament house

The future of Thailand in an era of great power rivalry

As relations between China and Thailand grow closer, Thai elites attempt to moderate Beijing’s influence.

17 January 2019
Gender balance

Well then, walk 500 miles more

Professor Helen Sullivan on putting our best foot forward towards gender balance.

16 January 2019
Murray-Darling Basin

Toxic: what is rotten in the Murray-Darling Basin?

The devastating scene of thousands of dead fish in one of Australia’s most important river systems highlights a failure of governance and policy, Quentin Grafton, Emma Carmody, Matthew Colloff and John Williams write.

15 January 2019
Master of Climate Change

Climate student leading change

When Kirsten Duncan first heard of the Master of Climate Change at The Australian National University (ANU) College of...

14 January 2019
ASEAN Summit

Why Southeast Asia still bothers with ASEAN

by Dr Mathew Davies

ASEAN leaders came together for the 33rd time between 11 and 15 November 2018. They...

14 January 2019
Indonesian ballot paper

Is Indonesian democracy up to the challenge?

by the East Asia Forum Editorial Board
 
Viewed from most places in Southeast Asia, Indonesia’s upcoming presidential and parliamentary...

10 January 2019
Microphone

Policy Forum's ten most popular policy podcasts of 2018

This year Policy Forum produced more than 60 podcasts covering a huge range of issues, from LGBT rights in India. In this post, we present you the top 10 of our policy podcasts from this year.

10 January 2019
Female Chinese soldiers

#XiToo: Chinese Feminism and The Party’s Hyper-Masculine Reboot

China is becoming a more unequal place for women, in 2018 slipping for a fifth consecutive year in the World...

09 January 2019
PNG Prime Minister Peter O'Neill

The ‘year of APEC’ – reflections on PNG in 2018

The people of Papua New Guinea woke up to 2018 as the ‘year of APEC’. The thought of having some of the world’s most powerful leaders descending on the rough yet fertile soils of PNG appeared unreal to many, but blissful to some.

09 January 2019
CAP students

Best of the Asia Pacific: 2018 reCAP

2018 was a huge year in the Asia-Pacific region. A US-China “trade war” erupted, Malaysia experienced its first regime change...

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