Syria and Iraq: Why did Obama bring religion into it?
Australia vs ISIS? Two things we need to hear from the Government
Pacific island links: West Papua, Fiji democracy, Melanesia, fisheries and more
Five fallacies in Australian thinking on Iraq
Indonesia-Australia Code of Conduct is excellent news
Air power to the fore in the Middle East
Violence against women in PNG: How men are getting away with murder
After 150 years, time to renew our commitment to the Geneva Conventions
Fiji's election: Women make their mark
Pacific island leadership: PNG steps up
Should the US retrench from South Korea? Yes
China: Economic war and the humbling of multinationals
Quarter of a million people displaced in Myanmar's humanitarian crisis
Indonesia: Dispelling the ghosts of '98
Iraq: ISIS's error, Maliki's mismanagement, Obama's opportunity
China: Climate wrecker or climate leader?
Why China's Silk Road initiative matters
UN in South Sudan: The ghosts of Rwanda and Srebrenica
Just how expensive is renewable energy?
China's Xinjiang policy: A Middle East headache
PNG reacts strongly to asylum seeker deal
Indonesia's development formula
Development links: Asylum seekers, Vietnam, India, big data and more
24 July 2013 5:13PM
The role of Australia's aid program in the PNG asylum seeker plan is the subject of
this powerful piece from Jo Chandler
turned out to be prescient blog post from the Development Policy Centre days before the Rudd-O'Neill announcement.
How big data can
improve the lives of a billion women and girls
What will be the
no. 1 killer of children aged 5-15 in Africa by 2015
? It's (perhaps) not what you think.
Indian poverty has declined from 37.2% to 22%
in the last decade.
That could be related to India's school lunch program, which despite the recent tragedy,
is doing good
property prices in Mumbai's slums are booming
Regional organisations have become
increasingly active in humanitarian interventions
over the last two decades.
From Vietnam, stories on
rural clean water initiatives
, a new documentary about a group of Maasai tribesmen taking up cricket to
bring attention to the problems of their society
. (H/t @wmyeoh.)
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India links: CEO of India, Congress, China-India, forest cover, gay rights and more
China links: DPRK, big data, South China Sea, Red Guards, portly PLA recruits and more
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