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Quo Vadis Goal 16? Civil society reviews the state of peace,...

Asia Pacific Research Network (APRN), in partnership with Asia Pacific Regional Civil Society Engagement Mechanism (APRCEM), held the panel discussion titled “Quo Vadis Goal...

Activists, CSOs bolster call to reject RCEP in Bali negotiations

Carrying placards calling for the rejection of the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership Agreement (RCEP), activists managed to slip past the tight security of Nusa Dua Complex in...

Case Studies on the implementation of CSO Commitments in the Nairobi...

This book contains five studies aimed at providing insights on how civil society organizations are fulfilling their commitments contained in the Nairobi Outcome Document at the country level. Published by APRN and the CSO Partnership for Development Effectiveness (CPDE), this book showcases the experiences of CSOs in Bolivia, Kyrgyzstan, Philippines, Vietnam, and Zimbabwe.

Latest issue of the APRN Newsletter is out

Our newsletter for the 4th quarter of 2018 is out! Read on this issue reflections on the recently held People's Global Conference Against IMF-World...

Briefer: Mega-FTAs and its implications on Asian Workers

"The consequences of mega-FTAs on trade, labor and employment is much shown in many developing countries where, in order to maintain competitiveness, must adhere to “lowest common denominator rules" rather than meeting the highest possible standards. Recent developments in trade liberalization have permitted monopoly capitalists to dictate the cheapest value of labor and other production facilities, thereby disregarding decent standards, to accumulate bigger profit."

APRN Newsletter January-June 2018

The APRN Newsletter for the 1st half of 2018 is now available! On this issue we covered activities during the 2018 APFSD, the 51st...

RCEP: India must uphold peoples’ rights and welfare

After 22 negotiation rounds and several missed deadlines, the 10 ASEAN countries and their 6 free trade partners will meet again in July 2018...

Changed Acronyms, Same Neoliberal Ruse: The Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement...

by People Over Profit  The struggle to stop the Transpacific Partnership Agreement continues amid efforts to revive the zombie free trade deal. On Nov 11 2017,...

ASEAN ECONOMIC INTEGRATION By Whom? For Whom?

ASEAN is being projected as a destination for investments because of its growth rate at 5.3%1, which is currently faster than the US at...

APRN Condemns Harassment of Cordillera Peoples Organizations by Military Elements

Asia Pacific Research Network (APRN) condemns the harassment perpetrated by military elements against its member in the Philippines, Center for Development Programs in the...