August 21, 2017

An Overview of Large-scale Investments in the Mekong region

Apr 26, 2017 244

Across the Mekong region, ‘development’ has become synonymous with rapid economic growth, to be achieved through predominantly large-scale, private investments. The development model promoted by the region’s governments prioritizes trade and investment liberalization, and privatization. Private investment ...

RLS SEA at VUFO’s Ceremony on Recognition

Feb 10, 2017 253

On 23 December, 2016, the Vietnam Union of Friendship Organization (VUFO) held a Ceremony on Recognition of foreign non-government organizations’  (NGOs) outstanding contributions in 2016. The Rosa-Luxemburg-Stiftung Southeast Asia is one of 30 international NGOs receiving the ...

BY THE WAY, IT ACTUALLY WORKS!

Jan 12, 2017 406

Debunking renewable energy myths Climate change is advancing and hence, it has become one of the largest challenges for global social and ecological justice. Climate change is triggered by the so-called greenhouse gases which lead to rising ...

The role of people’s organizations in multi-lateral diplomacy

Jan 9, 2017 284

With the support of RLS, PACCOM and the Viet Nam Institute for International and Public Diplomacy (VPDS – a newly established institute VUFO) organized the workshop titled “The role of people’s organizations in multi-lateral diplomacy” 30 Nov. ...