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Australia and Southeast Asia: Australia needs a new plan
Reform of Australia’s relations with Southeast Asia requires fundamental change in the political interests driving the Southeast Asian agenda within Australia.
COVID-19 mental health challenges and responses in Hong Kong
Mental health problems caused by COVID-19 public health measures have largely been overlooked by the Hong Kong Administration.
INTERVIEW: From a public health crisis to a ‘police state’: China during and beyond COVID-19
The communist government is taking full advantage of the pandemic to further increase its power.
Human mobility in small island communities in pandemic times: Insights from Sangihe, Indonesia
For Islanders, travelling is a way of exercising their social, political, and economic rights but this has been difficult during the COVID-19 pandemic.