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In war-torn Marawi City in the Philippines, a group of young people personally affected by the past conflict work with displaced persons in their community to produce traditional handicrafts; in Myanmar, an undergraduate student provides a market for women in her hometown to produce and sell
Tuesday 28 January 2020 at 08.30-16.30 If you work in the film sector in Thailand (director, producer, assistant director, production manager, location manager, casting crew, cinematographer, actor/actress, film academic, film distributor, screening room owner, film-related association/union, etc.)
“Where there are no tribals, there is no forest,” says Madegowda Jadeyegowda, an assistant professor at the College of Forestry, Ponnampet in the southern Indian state of Karnataka. Jadeyegowda is the president of VGKK*, a local not-for-profit organization for the sustainable development of tribal
Six years have passed since Dr. Gwang-Jo Kim wrote the article “Getting on the Same Page: Towards Shared Histories in South-East Asia” for SangSeang Winter 2013 issue. Although Dr. Kim has sadly passed on, his vision of the ways shared histories can be taught in South-East Asian schools for mutual
Paris: In almost one-third of countries, fewer than five per cent of adults aged 15 and above participate in education and learning programmes, according to UNESCO’s fourth Global Report on Adult Learning and Education ( GRALE 4 ). Adults with disabilities, older adults, refugees and migrants,