The East-West Center has been awarded a three-year, $750,000 grant from the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) to study land-cover and land-use change in Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar, Thailand and Vietnam. EWC Senior Fellow Jefferson Fox, the project’s primary investigator, will work with scholars from six universities in SE Asia, the U.S. and Europe. ...more...
In a new special report EWC Senior Fellow Dieter Ernst examines why India, a leading exporter of information-technology services, faces a fundamental puzzle: Its electronics industry is struggling despite a huge and growing domestic market and pockets of world-class capabilities.
Nobel Peace Prize laureate Aung San Suu Kyi will address “Challenges of a Free Press in Emerging and Established Democracies” on Sunday, March 9 at a special pre-conference luncheon in connection with the upcoming East-West Center International Media Conference in Yangon. ...more...
Online registration and a call for papers are now available for the 2014 EWC/EWCA alumni conference in Okinawa Sept. 17-19, on the theme of "Developing a Peaceful and Sustainable Asia Pacific Community." The gathering will bring together EWC researchers, alumni, students, friends and other interested professionals from dozens of nations. ...More...
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- Why Asia-Pacific Holds the Key to Global Free Trade
A World of Chinese Puppets
From the Lin Liu-Hsin Museum, Taiwan
Through May 11, 2014
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Russia and Japan: Can Two-Plus-Two Equal More Than Four?
Democratic Change and Forest Governance in the Asia Pacific: Implications for Myanmar
The Dynamics of Higher Education Development in East Asia: Asian Cultural Heritage, Western Dominance, Economic Development, and Globalization
Deane Neubauer, Jung Cheol Shin, and John N. Hawkins (eds.)
Upgrading India's Electronics Manufacturing Industry: Regulatory Reform and Industrial Policy
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Pacific Islands Report
Daily news, analysis and commentary from across Oceania.
Bangladesh Trial Observer
Daily monitoring reports and weekly digests from the International Crimes Tribunal in Bangladesh.
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