Japan faces multiple tricky challenges in East Asia today, and resetting regional relations requires careful management of these issues.(Read more)
Authors from around the Asia Pacific examine the growing role of NGOs in five areas—piracy, disaster relief, human trafficking, health, and climate change.
James Gannon, Reviving Community: The Difficult Practice of Prioritizing Social Capital in Disaster Responses
Risks, Hazards & Crisis in Public Policy (Volume 4, Issue 1; April 24, 2013)
Toshihiro Menju, 外国人住民の力いかそう [Leverage the power of foreign citizens in Japan] Asahi Shimbun (Japanese only; April 6)
Read of the Week: 'US Giving for Japan Disaster Exceeds $710 Million'
Philantopic (March 23)
Donations from US Citizens to Disaster-Hit Japan Reach $712 mil
Mainichi Shimbun (March 11)