RSIS NTS Insight


  • The Case for a Dedicated Regional Mechanism for Climate Change: A Comparative Assessment 

    Sembiring, Margareth (S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies, 2018-07-30)
    Climate change is a common concern that requires collective efforts to address. Regional cooperation on climate change can take place either within a dedicated mechanism or as a part of a larger environmental agenda. Building on an earlier study that ...
  • Examining Cooperation for Climate Change Adaptation in Southeast Asia: The Case of Lower Mekong River Basin 

    Sembiring, Margareth (S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies, 2018-04-30)
    A number of international initiatives on climate change identify cooperation as one of the means to addressing the changing climate. Cooperation also applies in the context of climate change adaptation. As one of the global hotspots for disaster risk, ...
  • Ensuring a Successful Singapore Urban Food Cluster 

    Montesclaros, Jose Ma. Luis; Teng, Paul P.S. (S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies, 2018-02-28)
    This NTS Insight highlights a key issue to consider in pursuing an urban food cluster (UFC) for Singapore, and three strategic considerations in addressing this moving forward. Clusters are geographic concentrations of interconnected companies, specialized ...
  • Simultaneous Disasters in Southeast Asia: Is Risk Outpacing Resilience? 

    Chen, Christopher; Ne, Foo Yen; Sembiring, Margareth (S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies, 2017-10-30)
    Since Southeast Asian leaders signed the ASEAN Agreement on Disaster Management and Emergency Response (AADMER) in 2005, the region has prioritised developing national and regional disaster management capabilities to respond to disasters. However, the ...

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