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[DAY 1] Research conference highlights

Over one hundred representatives from CSOs, and POs as well as development workers and experts on trade in Asia Pacific are set to gather...

Defend people’s rights! Stand vs. drift toward authoritarianism in Asia Pacific

The global pandemic has caused a meltdown of the world’s economies. Millions of businesses, most of them small and medium enterprises (SMEs), were forced...

Trade & Investment Policies During a Pandemic: What does it mean...

The world has been experiencing the far-reaching impacts of decade-long neoliberal globalization. The liberalization of trade and investments allowed the proliferation and foreign corporate...

APRCEM Peoples’ Forum: Solidarity and system change are the only antidotes...

Entering the year, the world is faced with many challenges: from the global pandemic of COVID-19; the impending economic recession; and the worsening human...

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...

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...