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The question to ask: What happens in Asean post-2017?

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The question in people’s heads these days is: What happens to us in Asean (Association of Southeast Asian Nations) post-2015?

Posted: September 25th, 2014 in Columnists,Columns,Inquirer Opinion | Read More »

Saving Tacloban

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The question we ask ourselves when we are moved to mobilize for humanity, especially under the agonizing blow of a typhoon the magnitude of “Yolanda,” is: Who’s in charge?

Posted: November 24th, 2013 in Columnists,Columns,Inquirer Opinion | Read More »

Why China matters

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The inexorable rise of China to the status of a superpower holds out a unique opportunity for the Association of Southeast Asian Nations to follow its quest in building a “rules-based community.” Why is this so? I shall make my argument in three moves.

Posted: November 16th, 2013 in Columns,Featured Columns,Inquirer Opinion | Read More »

Asean all quiet on the Sabah front

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Amid the spiraling chaos in Lahad Datu, Sabah, a crucial question has been raised which no one has yet explored: What can the Association of Southeast Asian Nations do? The answer is, put plainly and simply, nothing.

Posted: March 8th, 2013 in Columns,Featured Columns,Featured Headline,Inquirer Opinion | Read More »

How West was won: Asean Magna Carta

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Last Nov. 18, the Asean Human Rights Declaration was signed by the 10 Asean heads of state. This Asian Magna Carta is a document of 40 articles comprising sections on general principles, civil and political rights, economic, social and cultural rights, development, peace, and international cooperation in the promotion and protection of human rights. Nothing like it has ever been adopted by any country or by any other bloc with a legal personality in the region.

Posted: December 21st, 2012 in Columnists,Columns,Inquirer Opinion | Read More »

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