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    Vulnerability and Resilience: Technology and Covid-19 Should Initiate Reskilling

    Thursday, July 23, 2020
    As Covid-19 grips the world, the Filipino workforce looks increasingly vulnerable, despite strong growth in recent years.

    After Covid-19 Success: Vietnam’s Economic Opportunities and Challenges

    Thursday, July 16, 2020
    Vietnam will have to improve in a number of areas – including sustainability and infrastructure – to maintain any kind of post-pandemic economic momentum.

    The Interplay between Corruption and Development: Bangladesh’s LDC Graduation

    Thursday, July 16, 2020
    The country’s deeply rooted corruption and fragile political institutions should be a source of continuing concern to the international community.

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    How Not to Respond to China

    Thursday, June 18, 2020
    As China pursues a more assertive foreign policy, other countries should push back whenever Beijing over-reaches, writes former Australian foreign minister Gareth Evans

    The Hidden Public Procurement Costs of the Coronavirus

    Thursday, April 9, 2020
    Governments are preparing for huge Covid-19-related spending that could lead to vast wastage. That can be prevented, argues Bryane Michael of The University of Hong Kong.

    Covid-19 and the Decade of Risk

    Wednesday, April 1, 2020
    A dangerous decade lies ahead for the global economy as well as for health and safety, and only a fundamental rethink about how nations can collaborate will be the cure.

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    AsiaGlobal Podcasts offers Asian perspectives on global issues through conversations with scholars, experts, policymakers and professionals from around the world.

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    The Political (Re)constructions of Sukarno and Pancasila

    Thursday, July 30, 2020
    The brouhaha over Sukarno’s legacy is a clear indication of our immaturity as a nation – and certainly that of our lawmakers.

    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.

    A Country of Perpetrators

    Friday, July 24, 2020
    The victim must be protected, and society must come to accept that the popular mayor was also a sex offender.

    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.

    Vote Buying and the Pragmatic Public

    Thursday, July 16, 2020
    People are no longer afraid of the coronavirus; they are afraid of poverty and hunger.

    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.

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    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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