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Global Day of Action vs RCEP

The negotiation for the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) agreement is nearing 9th year since its formation. It is the longest negotiated and largest...

APF/ACSC 2020 Opening Statement

Stepping into the new decade, the world is confronted with a multitude of crises. COVID-19 has continuously exposed and exacerbated existing societal ills across...

[POLICY NOTE] Weaponized response of states to CoVID-19: Militarist trends in South Asia and Southeast Asia

https://youtu.be/AFDbDdTTmBQ The global spread of CoVID-19 has caused an unprecedented global health crisis, with the number of infections and fatalities exponentially increasing each day. Governments...

[INFOGRAPHIC] In Defense of Investments: US Hegemony in Asia Pacific

American independence has been based on the enslavement of Native Americans and peoples of color domestically; the primacy of neoliberal globalization clothed with the...

APRN vehemently denounces the Duterte government’s shutdown of ABS-CBN

The Asia Pacific Research Network (APRN) vehemently denounces the Duterte government’s shutdown of ABS-CBN, the Philippines’ top broadcasting station, which has been in existence...

Protect the frontliners; remember the fallen workers

The Asia Pacific Research Network (APRN) joins the global solidarity to commemorate the workers who have been killed, disabled, maimed, injured, and made unwell...

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APRN Newsletter – 3rd Quarter 2020

Inside stories: 75 years after the Hiroshima and Nagasaki bombings: Stand for peace amidst covert nuclear stockpilingHow dams affected IP communities in Myanmar and the...

[POLICY NOTE] Weaponized response of states to CoVID-19: Militarist trends in South Asia and Southeast Asia

https://youtu.be/AFDbDdTTmBQ The global spread of CoVID-19 has caused an unprecedented global health crisis, with the number of infections and fatalities exponentially increasing each day. Governments...

[INFOGRAPHIC] In Defense of Investments: US Hegemony in Asia Pacific

American independence has been based on the enslavement of Native Americans and peoples of color domestically; the primacy of neoliberal globalization clothed with the...

APRN Newsletter – 2nd Quarter 2020

Inside stories: The UN Human Rights Council must act to stop the attacks on indigenous peoples, human rights defenders, and our communitiesImplication of Draft EIA...

[INFOGRAPHIC] Wages, Poverty, and Health in The Time of CoVID-19: Focus on Southeast Asia

--- As we continue to struggle against one of the most recent global crises in the form of the COVID-19 pandemic, workers continue to sacrifice...

[INFOGRAPHIC] Human rights violations in Asia amid the pandemic

Since the unprecedented lockdowns precipitated by the efforts to stop the spread of CoVID-19, governments have passed draconian laws restricting not only movement but...