Posts Tagged ‘National University of Singapore’

The Southeast Asian highlanders’ Art of Not Being Governed By Ruth Hammond

September 6, 2011

Source: The Battle Over Zomia By Ruth Hammond in The Chronicle Review

A woman of the Akha people goes off to harvest coffee berries in northern Thailand.

Scholars are enchanted by the notion of this anarchistic region in Asia. But how real is it?


Stop genocide in all ASEAN nations

November 27, 2010
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Next May, Singapore will be reviewed by the United Nations (UN) Working Group on the Universal Periodic Review (UPR) in Geneva.

The UPR is a unique process which involves a review of the human rights records of all 192 UN member states once every four years. It has been described by UN Secretary-General Ban Ki Moon as having “great potential to promote and protect human rights in the darkest corners of the world”.


I had made a history in UHKL under University Malaya to start accepting the Myanmar doctors

October 17, 2009

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