IOM-led Migration Research Leaders Syndicate
International Organization for Migration (IOM) has invited the world’s leading migration researchers to join in sharing their expertise and knowledge in support of the 2018 global compact on safe, orderly and regular migration (GCM). Associate Prof. Md Mizanur Rahman from the Institute of Asian Studies, Universiti Brunei Darussalam is one of the few Asian migration scholars who has been invited to join in this IOM-led Migration Research Leaders Syndicate. Details about migration research leaders syndicate can be found here.
In Absorbing External Shocks: ASEAN's Approach to Regional Stability, Mikio Oishi, Associate Professor at Universiti Malaysia Sabah, adopts the concept of mediation regime to analyse three cases of external impact to Southeast Asia.
In Re-framing the South China Sea: Geographical Reality and Historical Fact and Fiction, Vivian Louis Forbes, Adjunct Professor at the University of Western Australia, offers description of the geographical marine features and bathymetry of the South China Sea basin.
In Between Hybridity and Identity: Chineseness as a Cultural Resource in Indonesia, Chang-Yau Hoon, Associate Professor at Universiti Brunei Darussalam, unpacks the deeper embedded cultural and economic meaning to the return to primordial Chineseness among the Chinese in post-Suharto Indonesia.
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