August 27, 2020
Japan Seeks to Offset Chinese Influence in Cambodia
By Sao Phal Niseiy
Foreign Minister Motegi’s recent visit underlines Tokyo’s sense of urgency.
June 01, 2019
Japan’s Peacebuilding Prowess: The Case of Marawi City
By Mark Manantan and Dahlia Simangan
It’s time for a new brand of diplomacy for Japan’s new era. Rebuilding Marawi in the Philippines is a good place to start.
January 24, 2019
How Abe Remade the Japan Coast Guard
By Jay Tristan Tarriela
Under Abe, the JCG has evolved into a vehicle for global diplomacy as well as defending Japanese interests.
December 02, 2015
Amid South China Sea Tensions, Japan Strengthens Ties With Philippines, Vietnam
By Mina Pollmann
The South China Sea is a large part of Tokyo's calculations, but aid to Manila and Hanoi has a decades-long history.
July 07, 2015
The Real Importance of Japan’s New Strategy for the Mekong
By Prashanth Parameswaran
The focus on aid amounts misses the point.