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Perspectives Asia #10 Cover

Perspectives Asia #10: Fabric of Society

Published: 25 August 2021
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In autumn 2021, the Covid-19 global pandemic lingers on even though vaccinations are getting pace. The 10th issue of Heinrich Böll Stiftung (hbs)'s serial publication Perspectives Asia takes a look at how the pandemic is reshaping state/society relationships in different Asian countries; it also shares down-to-earth Covid-19 experiences from different regions and cultures, on issues as diverse as trust in government institutions, the situation of migrant workers, and gender relationships.

Two Sides of the Medals - Sports and Politics in Asia

Perspectives Asia #9: Two Sides of the Medals

Published: 10 September 2020

This issue of Perspectives Asia examines the intersections of sports and politics. We look at how, through sports, identities are shaped, myths and heroes are born, and unconventional truths are buried.