Warwick ASEAN Conference

Gender Equality in ASEAN: Lesson from the Philippines and the Road Ahead

Gender Equality in ASEAN: Lesson from the Philippines and the Road Ahead BY ARAYA THONGSAME 2015 marks a milestone of the ten ASEAN countries in regional integration with the “ASEAN Economic Community” which upholds the mutual commitment and cooperation on three pillars; political-security, economy and socio-cultural to strengthen regional capacity and…

Domestic Problem, Global Effects

Domestic Problem, Global Effects BY JIAJENE LEE Introduction Forest fires in Indonesia have haunted the nation for over two decades, causing massive destruction in their wake. NASA’s Global Fire Emissions Database (GFED) estimated that the fires have released the equivalent of 1.75 billion metric tons of CO2 into the atmosphere…

AFF Championship 2014

After over a decade long wait, Thailand managed to place their hands on the AFF Championship trophy for the first time in 12 years, despite losing the final match of the tournament to Malaysia. Thailand won on aggregate score of 4-3, despite losing the 2nd leg of the tournament final…