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Myanmar’s ‘Genocidal Acts’ Demand UN Action
October 26, 2018
Myanmar’s ‘Genocidal Acts’ Demand UN Action
The UN was founded 73 years ago in large part to address mass atrocities like those committed against the Rohingya.
Myanmar’s ‘Genocidal Acts’ Demand UN Action
Why China and Russia are Keen for the Korean War to Officially End
October 24, 2018
Why China and Russia are Keen for the Korean War to Officially End
It is no secret that both China and Russia would prefer greater control over circumstances involving the Korean Peninsula.
Why China and Russia are Keen for the Korean War to Officially End
Taiwan Can Help the UN Achieve Its Goals
September 14, 2018
Taiwan Can Help the UN Achieve Its Goals
The United Nations should stand up to external pressures and open its doors to Taiwan.
Taiwan Can Help the UN Achieve Its Goals
A Requiem for Cambodian Elections
August 04, 2018
A Requiem for Cambodian Elections
Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen scored a resounding electoral victory, who is really to blame for such an outlandish result?
A Requiem for Cambodian Elections
Detailing an Arbitrary Detention in Tajikistan
July 06, 2018
Detailing an Arbitrary Detention in Tajikistan
The details of Dushanbe’s human rights violations tell the story of a state afraid of its own people but not of international law.
Detailing an Arbitrary Detention in Tajikistan
Notes From Kazakhstan’s Mission to the UN
January 15, 2018
Notes From Kazakhstan’s Mission to the UN
Kazakhstan is positioning itself at the heart of global diplomacy.
Notes From Kazakhstan’s Mission to the UN
Top UN Official to Visit North Korea
December 06, 2017
Top UN Official to Visit North Korea
The UN Under-Secretary-General for Political Affairs will visit North Korea in a rare visit.
Top UN Official to Visit North Korea
In Afghanistan, a Struggle to Leave No Woman or Child Behind
December 04, 2017
In Afghanistan, a Struggle to Leave No Woman or Child Behind
Gender-based violence is pervasive in Afghanistan, but activists see a change in the wind.
In Afghanistan, a Struggle to Leave No Woman or Child Behind
Uzbekistan Aims to Move Regional Cooperation From Talking Points to Reality
November 14, 2017
Uzbekistan Aims to Move Regional Cooperation From Talking Points to Reality
Uzbekistan wants to breathe life into regional cooperation with the help of the UN and EU.
Uzbekistan Aims to Move Regional Cooperation From Talking Points to Reality
On Asia: An Interview With UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres
November 08, 2017
On Asia: An Interview With UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres
Unity in the UN Security Council is key to solving Korean crisis, says Guterres ahead of ASEAN Summit.
On Asia: An Interview With UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres
Lessons from the Women, Peace, and Security Agenda
November 02, 2017
Lessons from the Women, Peace, and Security Agenda
Why gendered approaches to peace and security are now more important than ever.
Lessons from the Women, Peace, and Security Agenda
Don’t Be Fooled by Sri Lanka’s UN Engagement
October 27, 2017
Don’t Be Fooled by Sri Lanka’s UN Engagement
Colombo remains unserious about transitional justice.
Don’t Be Fooled by Sri Lanka’s UN Engagement
Uzbekistan in the Spotlight
September 30, 2017
Uzbekistan in the Spotlight
The center of Central Asia has turned its focus to multilateral regional cooperation.
Uzbekistan in the Spotlight
Should China Now Lead UNESCO?
September 22, 2017
Should China Now Lead UNESCO?
The move would represent a step in the wrong direction for the organization.
Should China Now Lead UNESCO?
Are the Rohingya Facing Genocide?
September 19, 2017
Are the Rohingya Facing Genocide?
A single word; the most heinous of crimes.
Are the Rohingya Facing Genocide?
Financing for an Inclusive and Sustainable Future in Asia
April 28, 2017
Financing for an Inclusive and Sustainable Future in Asia
As policymakers meet to brainstorm this week, priorities are on domestic, sustainable, and inclusive financial measures.
Financing for an Inclusive and Sustainable Future in Asia
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