ASEAN has recovered gradually from what seems to be the most severe phase of the COVID-19 pandemic crisis, but the region remains at a critical moment.
Would you shoot a bird just because one of its kind has pooped on your head recently? Every activity that you engage in has consequences whether you want to or not.
Pandemics, wars, and recessions do not exempt states from meeting their human rights commitments.
He was nicknamed Magic Man as a child, for his love of tricks and the magic he brought into the lives of the people he met. He was a practical joker, a secret hugger, an effortless charmer, and blessed with one of the world’s great smiles and a cackling laugh.
Every day in Cambodia, three new people are infected with HIV.
The EU became a Dialogue Partner of ASEAN in 1977. The 2007 adoption of the Nuremberg Declaration on an ASEAN-EU Enhanced Partnership was a major milestone of mutually beneficial relations between the two regions
The recent climate talks in Egypt have left us with a sobering reality: The window for maintaining global warming to 1.5 degrees is closing fast and what is on the table currently is insufficient to avert some of the worst potential effects of climate change.
Every year, each country in ASEAN takes turn to be a rotating chair, organising glamourous, flashy, extravagant events that each host tries to prove that they have the ability and resources to organise the events.
The world’s population will reach 8 billion in the middle of November – a testament to scientific breakthroughs and improvements in nutrition, public health and sanitation. But as our human family grows larger, it is also growing more divided.
As Cambodia welcomes ASEAN Heads of State to Phnom Penh for the 40th and 41st ASEAN Summit and related meetings, we can expect the energy hungry lights will be blazing and the air conditioners humming across the capital.