Regional Outlook, Global Perspective
Topic of the week, consisting of two published op-eds or editorial or commentary, with an analytical introduction by AsiaViews
CAN INCREASINGLY DIVERSE ASEAN REMAIN UNITED?
0 comments, 17/12/2018 in Spotlight

Sculpture ‘Unity’ by Indonesian artist But Muchtar in 1981, in the ASEAN Sculpture Garden at Fort Canning Park, Singapore. Wikimedia Commons &nbs... Read more...

NOT SEEING THE FOREST FOR THE TREES
0 comments, 03/12/2018 in Spotlight

Sustainable palm oil industry in Sabah, Malaysia, 2015. Wikimedia Commons. It all seems like a simple matter. To save the orangutans of the tropical rainforests of Borneo and Sumatra from certain extinction, all we need to do is boycott any product that contains palm oil and its derivatives. Or at ... Read more...

REPLANTING THE OIL PALM TO SAVE FORESTS
0 comments, 03/12/2018 in Spotlight

Palm oil plantation in Central Sulawesi, Indonesia, Jun 2018. Ecodaily in Wikimedia Commons   By Fitri Nurfatriani, Ramawati, Galih Kartika Sari and Heru Komarudin First published by the Center for International Forestry Research (CIFOR) on 23 Oct 2018 and accessible at: https://forestsn... Read more...