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Asia’s coasts to experience most extreme weather
26-April-2016

Over the next 50 years, people living at low altitudes in developing countries, particularly those in coastal Asia, will suffer the most from extreme weather patterns, according to researchers.

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Contact: Kyle Brown Institution: International Development Research Centre (IDRC)
 
Malaysian carbon tax could pave way to renewable energy future
19-April-2016

If Malaysia doesn’t take action to control its carbon emissions through a carbon tax, the damage caused by climate change over a 95-year period could cost the country more than 40 trillion Malaysian ringgits (US$9.1 trillion).

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Contact: University of Malaya Institution: University of Malaya
 
Bringing sexual violence out of the shadows
13-April-2016

Led by a feminist network based in India, researchers and advocates across South Asia are building the case for new legal and medical responses to sexual violence, while empowering victims to speak out.

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Contact: Kyle Brown Institution: International Development Research Centre (IDRC)
 
Rohingya refugees from Myanmar: negotiating a better life
12-April-2016

Rohingya refugees living in a camp in Bangladesh have developed a multi-dimensional social fabric that is more complex than the common refugee narratives depicted in some reports.

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Contact: Dr Nayan KANWAL, FRSA, ABIM, AMIS, Ph.D. Institution: Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM)
 
A Spotlight on Jasmine Rice
8-April-2016

A researcher from Singapore Management University examines how Thailand’s bureaucratic policies and organisations affect the development of its economy.

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Contact: Office of Research Institution: Singapore Management University
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