The latest article on Myanmar by SDN associate, Adjunct Associate Professor Jonathan Bogais, has been published by the Asian Studies Association of Australia. In this article Dr Bogais writes that "the term 'religious apartheid' in Myanmar" is an appropriate term to use to describe the...

By John Keane This is the final contribution to a five-part series of field notes covering the background dynamics and global significance of last Saturday’s fiercely fought ‘nine-in-one’ elections in Taiwan. The great choosing day in Taiwan is over and the results, to put things mildly, have...

By John Keane This is the fourth in a series covering the background and current dynamics of tomorrow’s fiercely fought ‘nine-in-one’ elections in Taiwan. The great choosing day in Taiwan is just hours away and it is no exaggeration to say that the country is shivering and...

By John Keane This is the third in a series covering the background and current dynamics of this Saturday’s fiercely fought ‘nine-in-one’ elections in Taiwan. As recently as two decades ago, free and fair elections were unimaginable for most citizens of Taiwan. Ground down by martial law,...

The Journal of Peacebuilding and Development is calling for papers, for Volume 10 Number 3, which will be published in December 2015. Deadline - 15 December 2014 for consideration in Volume 10, Number 3. See attached flier, “JPD V10N2 Call for Papers”, for more information. See...

Indonesian Solidarity and the West Papua Project at CPACS Invite you to a lecture/discussion Speaker: Ahmad Suaedy Date: Tuesday 2 Decenber 2014 Time: 1.00 to 2.30 pm Venue: New Law Seminar Room 102, Eastern Avenue, Universitas Sydney Ahmad Suaedy is the Director of the Abdurrahman Wahid Centre for Inter-Faith Dialogue at Universitas Indonesia...

By Nick Rowley Throughout his prime-ministership, which ran from 1996 to 2007, John Howard’s perspective on climate change was informed by geopolitics more than science. The Kyoto Protocol, the key international climate agreement, was agreed in December 1997 when his government was in its infancy. But...

By John Keane This is the second in a series covering the background and current dynamics of this week’s important ‘nine-in-one’ elections in Taiwan. Among the surprise political developments of the final decades of last century was the birth of a lively young democracy on a thickly...

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