Public Commentary: Has the UN failed us amid Covid-19?

Here is my latest article published in The Straits Times and Sin Chew Daily. Here is a Chinese version, also in Sin Chew Daily. This is a reflection from my participation in the Post Covid-19 Global Partnership & Cooperation took place in Zoom on 6 May 2020. In this article, I argue the crisis of … Continue reading Public Commentary: Has the UN failed us amid Covid-19?

Call for Papers 2020: Malaysian Journal of International Relations (MJIR)

The Malaysian Journal of International Relations (MJIR) is entering into 8th issue this year and the call for papers is now open. As the Editor-in-Chief and on behalf of the editorial board, we would like to invite you to submit manuscripts for review and consideration for publication. We also welcome book reviews and commentaries. Submissions … Continue reading Call for Papers 2020: Malaysian Journal of International Relations (MJIR)

News Quote: Race, religion rear ugly head again

I shared thoughts on the politicisation of race and religion in Malaysia, featured in The Malaysian Insight on 1 May 2019. Race and religion debate has been long a significant feature of our national politics and it is rather unfortunate that the new government has not been able to change the narrative. Such scenario is highly unhealthy, … Continue reading News Quote: Race, religion rear ugly head again

Book Project: Technologies and Human Rights in Southeast Asia

It is exciting to announce that SHAPE-SEA’s book project, “Exploring the Nexus Between Technologies and Human Rights: Opportunities and Challenges in Southeast Asia” is officially commenced at the Djokosoetono Research Centre (DRC), Faculty of Law, Universitas Indonesia. I will be the co-editor together with Dr. Deasy Simandjuntak, ISEAS Singapore for this project with various scholars … Continue reading Book Project: Technologies and Human Rights in Southeast Asia