Day: January 1, 2020

Fleeing Home: Refugees and Human Trafficking

Global refugee flows are currently at the highest levels in history. While many refugees already face perilous journeys, harsh living conditions in camps, and discrimination in host countries, they are also at risk of a human rights violation too often …

Posted in General January 1, 2020

A Year of Multiple Standoffs, Few Solutions in South China Sea Dispute

TAIPEI, TAIWAN – China confirmed its lead this year in Asia’s biggest maritime sovereignty dispute by sending nonmilitary ships to waters normally controlled by other countries, allowing it to flex muscle without conflicts or diplomatic losses.

Pushback from Malaysia, the …

Posted in Legal January 1, 2020