August 27, 2020
Pandemics, Politics, and Principles: Business and Human Rights in Southeast Asia in a Time of Crisis
By Andrew Rosser, Kate Macdonald and Ken Setiawan
Despite obstacles, the business and human rights agenda has gained some traction in the region.
June 16, 2020
The Pandemic’s Hidden Casualty: Human Rights
By Carmina Flores-Obanil
For many of Asia’s indigenous peoples, COVID-19 is exacerbating long-standing policies of marginalization.
September 06, 2018
Environmental Defenders Under Pressure Across Southeast Asia
By Jenny Denton
A recent regional forum addressed the “global crisis” of killings and abuses linked to land.
February 25, 2017
Time for ASEAN to Take Human Rights Seriously
By Champa Patel
To serve as a model regional organization, ASEAN can no longer ignore human rights violations.
October 07, 2016
China-Thailand Relations in the Spotlight with Activist Deportation
By Shawn W. Crispin
A recent incident has raised questions about how beholden Bangkok is to Beijing.
September 09, 2016
Negotiating Peace in Southeast Asia
By Mong Palatino
A quick look at peace efforts in Thailand, Myanmar, and the Philippines.
May 24, 2016
Eliminating Statelessness in Southeast Asia
By Michael Caster
ASEAN can take some reasonable measures to address the plight.
May 20, 2016
A Month of US Human Rights Concerns in Southeast Asia
By Mong Palatino
The issue has been in the spotlight this month in several Southeast Asian states.
February 12, 2016
Time for a New US-ASEAN Human Rights Dialogue
By Ou Virak, Rupert Abbott, and Catherine Morris
The Sunnylands Summit is a good opportunity for both sides to formalize regular discussions on rights.