The Asia Foundation Report
(The Asia Foundation, 2018-10-10)Nepal is home to 103 ethnic groups and 17 official languages. Apparently, the relationships between these diverse groups appear stable, but grievances arising out of political marginalization, caste-based discrimination, and exclusionary state practices ...
(The Asia Foundation, 2018-10-10)In 2017, Nepal made significant progress towards implementing the new constitution, which included the federal restructuring of the state and conducting three tiers of elections. Trends of incidents this year were characterized by the peaks of violence ...
(The Asia Foundation, 2018-10-04)In this issue: Philippine Fault Lines, Women’s Entrepreneurship, Community Mediation in Asia, Bangladesh, ASEAN Centrality, Asia Foundation Development Fellows, Advancing Gender Equality in Asia, India, and Thai-U.S. Relations
ASEAN as the Architect for Regional Development Cooperation; Advancing ASEAN Centrality and Catalyzing Action for Sustainable Development (The Asia Foundation, 2018-09-30)Today, ASEAN is at an important crossroads. Over the next decade, member states are likely to face increasing pressure from geopolitical rivalries and disruptions in regional supply chains and global trade. While the current context is markedly different ...