Events

Ensuring a Healthy Environment and Sustainable Development for Children

On 1 December 2022,  Thursday, 14:00 to 16:00 (GMT+8), Child Rights Coalition Asia will have the final session of our 2022 Asia Pacific Partnership Meeting of Child Rights Coalitions and Networks (APPM) via Zoom and it will carry the theme “Ensuring a Healthy Environment and Sustainable Development for Children.”  This capacity-building session for civil society...

Malaysia’s 15th General Election – Results and Analysis

The ISEAS Yusof Ishak Institute will organize a webinar on the recent Malaysian elections on 25 November 2022 (Friday) from 10:00 am onwards (Singapore/GMT+8). The election takes place on a different playing field than previously due to constitutional amendments to lower the voting age, automatically register all voters, and eliminate...

Rumors of Dismemberment: The Philippine Geobody and Moro Unrest

The Sydney Southeast Asia Centre will organize a lecture featuring Jorge Bayona (El Colegio de Mexico) regarding religious and political discord in Mindanao in the 1920s. The governor-generalship of Leonard Wood represented a challenge to the Philippine élite not only due to his policies of rolling back Filipinization, but also...

Book Discussion: Vietnamese Women Migrating for Work Overseas: The Untold Stories

SEA Junction and the Global Alliance Against Traffic in Women (GAATW) are organizing a knowledge sharing and evidence-based advocacy for socio-economic inclusion of migrant and trafficked women from Southeast Asia to Europe: both those who currently live in Europe and those who have returned to their home countries. To...

The Right to Humanitarian Aid: Central Burma and Karenni State

The US Campaign for Burma, UUSC: Unitarian Universalist Service Committee, MIRRalliance, and Progressive Voice, continue their "Right to Seek Safety" series, this time on the discussion of Central Myanmar. The panel will share the challenges and hurdles experienced by IDPs in Central Myanmar, as well as discuss the humanitarian/cross border aid...

Global People’s Assembly 2022

There will be an Asia Regional People’s Assembly 2022 on September 20 from 1.15 PM – 3:00 PM (Bangkok/GMT+7) to galvanize the voice of the communities. This is a civil society initiative coordinated by Global Call to Action Against Poverty. The issues like poverty, hunger, vaccine inequality, climate change, human right...

Celebrating Human Rights and Peace Education: Educate, Empower, Inspire

The Institute of Human Rights and Peace Studies, Mahidol University, will celebrate its ten-year anniversary of human rights and peace education. They will organize a hybrid seminar titled  "Celebrating Human Rights and Peace Education: Educate, Empower, Inspire" on 21 September 2022 from 1:30 pm to 5:00 pm (Bangkok/GMT+7) at...

Nurturing Resilience of Civil Society Actors and Trade Unions in Southeast Asia

The Southeast Asia Junction (SEA Junction) in partnership with ILO’s Ship to Shore Rights SEA and the European Union will organize an in-person event Nurturing Resilience of "Civil Society Actors and Trade Unions in Southeast Asia" on 14 September 2022, from 5.30 pm to 7.00 pm, at the 4th floor...

24th #WhatsHappeningInMyanmar Monthly Updates

To know What is happening in Myanmar, Join our 24th #WhatsHappeningInMyanmar Monthly Updates with Khin Ohmar Organized by SEA Junction & Asia Justice and Rights - AJAR on 10 September 2022 at 7:00 to 8:00 pm (Bangkok/GMT+7) via Zoom (Link: http://bit.ly/Zoom-SEAJunction) and Facebook Live.

Migrants’ Labor and Lives in Thailand’s Blue Economy

The Southeast Asia Junction and photographer John Hulme will organize a photo exhibit “Migrants’ Labor and Lives in Thailand’s Blue Economy.” The exhibit will take place on September 6 and 7, 2022, at the Infinity8 Bali Hotel, Bali, Indonesia. This initiative is part of the Fair Seas Labor Conference at...