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Washington’s Flawed Myanmar Policy
April 27, 2014

Washington’s Flawed Myanmar Policy

By David Brenner
Many of Myanmar's ethnic minorities are growing increasingly disillusioned with America and may turn to China instead.
Why Can’t Vietnam Grow Better Rice?
April 24, 2014

Why Can’t Vietnam Grow Better Rice?

By Elisabeth Rosen
Although the country is a major rice exporter, the industry suffers from quality issues.

Can Cambodia’s Media Reform?
April 22, 2014

Can Cambodia’s Media Reform?

By Theara Khoun
Without sweeping reform, traditional media in Cambodia is at risk of becoming irrelevant.

Leading the Way: Vietnam’s Push for Gay Rights
April 18, 2014

Leading the Way: Vietnam’s Push for Gay Rights

By David Mann
Is one of Asia’s most repressive states paving the way for gay marriage?

Jokowi and Indonesian Democracy
April 11, 2014

Jokowi and Indonesian Democracy

By Jonathan Chen and Emirza Adi Syailendra
Although his party underperformed this week, the Jakarta governor remains a bright light for Indonesia’s democracy.
The Regional Implications of Indonesia's Rise
April 10, 2014

The Regional Implications of Indonesia's Rise

By Abdul-Latif Halimi
As it tallies votes from Wednesday’s election, Indonesia’s economic outlook is strong. What does that mean for the region?

Mekong Summit Struggles to Halt Devastating Dams
April 09, 2014

Mekong Summit Struggles to Halt Devastating Dams

By Tom Fawthrop
Laos remains determined to move forward with dam construction that threatens the environment and food security.
Inside Myanmar’s Karen State
April 08, 2014

Inside Myanmar’s Karen State

By Brennan O`Connor
Largely hidden from the world, the state can now contemplate the possibility of peace for the first time in decades.

Cambodia Leads Doubts Over AEC
April 07, 2014

Cambodia Leads Doubts Over AEC

By Luke Hunt
Hopes that the ASEAN Economic Community will be ready to launch on time look increasingly ambitious.

The Fight to Save Indonesia’s Forests
April 02, 2014

The Fight to Save Indonesia’s Forests

By Dana Maclean
Indigenous Dayak communities are in a battle to preserve ancestral forests.

Crimea and South China Sea Diplomacy
April 01, 2014

Crimea and South China Sea Diplomacy

By Sophie Boisseau du Rocher & Bruno Hellendorff
Russia’s big move shows both the limits and importance of diplomacy in territorial disputes.
A Small Step Forward for ASEAN LGBT Rights
March 28, 2014

A Small Step Forward for ASEAN LGBT Rights

By Kirsten Han
LGBT activists face a tough battle winning acceptance in Southeast Asia, but there are some modest signs of change.

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