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    After Covid-19, Japan Recalibrates its Foreign Policy

    Thursday, July 2, 2020
    The diminished prestige of China and the US will prompt Japan to step up engagement with like-minded powers to reinforce stability and the existing rules-based order.

    Why Did the Bloody Galwan Clash Take Place?

    Wednesday, July 1, 2020
    A repeat of the clash is inevitable if Delhi cannot shake off the specter of Nehru and reconsider its relations with Beijing, writes a Chinese South Asia expert

    The Eight Steps of North Korean Brinkmanship: Is This Time Different?

    Thursday, June 25, 2020
    Pyongyang’s increasing assertiveness makes the current confrontation more dangerous to regional and global stability than usual.

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    Environment

    After the Covid-19 Pandemic, Asia Should Invest in the Environment

    Wednesday, April 29, 2020

    Asian leaders should prioritize climate initiatives before environmental distress raises the costs of action and the prospects of political and economic crises.

    Economy

    Coronavirus and the Poor: The High Socioeconomic Cost of Social Distancing

    Wednesday, April 22, 2020

    There is an opportunity to redesign health policies with the same broad goals for everyone but with a country or area-specific methodology of planning and execution.

    Geopolitics

    India’s China Conundrum

    Thursday, January 23, 2020

    India and China have been trying to break out of the cycle of diplomatic ups and downs, yet obstacles remain.

    AsiaGlobal Voices

    Trending Opinions From Across the Region

    Trump’s Anti-Student Salvo is an Attack on Liberalism

    Tuesday, July 14, 2020
    Punishing colleges and “elitism” is a powerful part of the re-election narrative.

    How to Make Dhaka University the “Oxford of the East” Again

    Monday, July 6, 2020
    We need to prepare a 25-year perspective plan with immediate, mid- and long-term targets.

    Diplomacy During the Pandemic

    Monday, July 13, 2020
    Global solidarity is the key to emerging from this crisis; at the same time, increasing self-sufficiency is important.

    Democracy is in Jeopardy over the DPRK

    Wednesday, July 1, 2020
    The attitude of the current leadership makes one question whether democracy and human rights still make up the fundamental core of our national identity.

    Population in Freefall

    Friday, July 10, 2020
    According to the “2020 World Population Prospects” report by the UN, South Korea ranks 198th in the world, with an extremely low fertility rate of 1.1.

    Parliamentary Elections: Nation at a Crossroads

    Monday, July 6, 2020
    All races and religious groups must unite in one common ideal of pursuing a prosperous and peaceful motherland for all.

    News from Asia Global Institute

    INTERVIEW | IS JAPAN READY FOR A COVID-19 OUTBREAK? | YOSHIKAZU KATO

    Monday, March 2, 2020

    Yoshikazu Kato, Adjunct Associate Professor, Asia Global Institute 

    While the Japanese government maintains the country is safe from a large-scale COVID-19 epidemic, many people worry that the virus may over-stretch its medical system. Our adjunct associate professor Yoshikazu Kato shares his views on the subject with CGTN.

    OP-ED I CHINA’S RESPONSE TO THE CORONAVIRUS OUTBREAK

    Monday, February 3, 2020

    Ananth Krishnan, 2019 AsiaGlobal Fellow, Asia Global Institute

    China is facing its ultimate test with the Novel Coronavirus outbreak. Ananth Krishnan, 2019 AsiaGlobal Fellow, gives his take on China’s response to the new virus.

    OP-ED I DEMOCRACY IN MALAWI I GEORGE LWANDA AND JOHN CHIPEMBERE LWANDA

    Tuesday, February 25, 2020

    2018 AsiaGlobal Fellow George Lwanda and John Chipembere Lwanda

    2018 AsiaGlobal Fellow George Lwanda and John Chipembere Lwanda argue that Scotland has a moral obligation founded on its historical and cultural links with Malawi to publicly take a stand that supports and not compromises the democratic will of the people of Malawi.

    PODCAST | THE HONG KONG PROTESTS: THE VIEW FROM CAMPUS | ALEJANDRO REYES

    Tuesday, January 14, 2020

    Alejandro T. Reyes

    Asia Global Institute Director of Knowledge Dissemination Alejandro Reyes speaks with SupChina on the Hong Kong protests.

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