April 26, 2019

Working Paper: Soldiers and Housewives

Aug 4, 2014 1302

In his working paper the author Christopher Wimmer is aming to summarise the transformation of the Vietnamese society in the 20th century with a focus on female gender roles. In the last century, not only Vietnam’s economy ...

Media freedom in Myanmar since the by-election in 2012

Jun 17, 2014 1066

In her synopsis Ms Lena-Marie Hentschel aims to summerarizes the developments on “Media freedom in Myanmar since the by-election in 2012”. The long isolated Southeast Asia country is currently in transition from a former military dictatorship towards ...

Social impacts of Climate Change in Mekong

Jun 1, 2014 1100

Southeast Asia, especially Vietnam, is heavily endangered by the impacts of climate change. In recent policies the Vietnamese government mainly focuses on technical approaches to adapt to and to mitigate the risks of climate change. It can ...

Migrant workers’ labour rights

May 1, 2014 681

In this report the author – Jekaterina Rudolph – gives a short overview about the latest research activities on the implementation of migrants’ labour rights done by the Hue University of Science in September 2013. The report ...

Parliament in Cambodia

May 1, 2014 944

In his report, the author – Manuel Palz aims to summarize the developments prior and after the General Elections in Cambodia. The surprising election result with a significant loss of votes for the ruling Cambodian People’s Party ...

Domestic work in Vietnam – A legislative perspective

Jun 1, 2013 730

In her findings, the author – Randi Luise Becker aims to summarize the current status of domestic workers in Vietnam at present state. The findings give an overview of the legislative policies, concerning domestic workers in Vietnam. ...