Research articles

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...

[DID YOU KNOW] Bakun Dam | Sarawak, Malaysia

https://youtu.be/vY5IRY8i6no As being one of the biggest in Southeast Asian region, did you know that Bakun dam is an inundated 700 sq. kilometers of forest...

[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...

APRN Newsletter – 1st Quarter 2020

Achieving the SDGs: PH CSO Proposals for Genuine People’s Development in the context of GSDR 2019

APRN Joins CSOs, POs, and Human Rights Defenders in Fact Finding Mission in Palawan, Philippines

The Program on Building Democracy and Claiming Civic Spaces is committed to resisting militarism and fascism as well as uniting with CSOs and POs...