Think Tank (4/2022)
Southeast Asian Social Cohesion Radar 2022
01 Jul 2022
The S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies, with support from the Singapore Ministry of Culture, Community, and Youth, organised a workshop to discuss the findings of the research study titled “Southeast Asian Social Cohesion Radar” on 1 July 2022, at the PARKROYAL COLLECTION Marina Bay. The workshop brought together academics, practitioners, as well as community and religious leade ...
RECENT BOOKS BY STAFF
Nuclear Governance in the Asia-Pacific
Mely Caballero-Anthony, Julius Cesar Imperial Trajano
The contributors to this book explore approaches to building a framework for nuclear governance in the Asia-Pacific – encompassing nuclear safety, security, and safeguards/non-proliferation.
Nuclear governance collaboration offers an avenue for states in the Asia-Pacific to tackle the e ...
The Future of Planetary Health: Lessons from a Global Pandemic
22 Aug 2022
The Centre for Non-Traditional Security Studies (NTS Centre) collaborated with researchers from other Schools in NTU to discuss planetary health on 22 August 2022. It hosted a RSIS Workshop on “The Future of Planetary Health: Lessons from a Global Pandemic” at Nanyang Technological University’ ...
Multilateral Security Cooperation in the Shadow of Ukraine
19 Aug 2022
Small state strategic autonomy only exists when great powers allow it – agree or disagree. It was on this resolution and debate format that the topic “Multilateral Security Cooperation in the Shadow of Ukraine” was discussed on 19 August 2022. The Centre for Multilateralism Studies (CMS) ho ...
The Future of Disaster Resilience is Now: Are We Ready?
19 Aug 2022
The ASEAN Strategic Policy Dialogue on Disaster Management (SPDDM) was held on 19 August 2022 at Mandarin Oriental, Singapore. The dialogue was co-organised by the Singapore Civil Defence Force, the ASEAN Secretariat, ASEAN Coordinating Centre for Humanitarian Assistance on disaster management ...
Anticipatory Action in Humanitarian Responses: Local Perspectives
18 Aug 2022
To commemorate World Humanitarian Day, the Humanitarian Assistance and Disaster Relief (HADR) Programme of the Centre for Non-Traditional Security Studies (NTS Centre) hosted a webinar titled “Anticipatory Action in Humanitarian Responses: Local Perspectives” on 18 August 2022. The webinar bro ...
Indonesia’s Strategic Thinking and National Resilience
05 Aug 2022
Mr Andi Widjajanto, Indonesia’s National Resilience Institute (Lemhannas RI) Governor, delivered an RSIS Distinguished Public Lecture on 5 August 2022 entitled “Indonesia’s Strategic Thinking and National Resilience.” President Joko Widodo of Indonesia recently mandated Lemhannas RI to focus o ...
Evolving Threats to Southeast Asia’s Maritime Security
04 Aug 2022
On 4 August 2022, the RSIS Maritime Security Programme hosted a workshop on the evolving threats to Southeast Asia’s maritime security. The workshop assembled experts from across Southeast Asia and beyond the region to take stock of about a dozen contemporary maritime challenges. These include ...
Nuclear Governance in the Asia-Pacific
03 Aug 2022
Professor Mely Caballero-Anthony, Head of Centre for Non-Traditional Security Studies, and Mr Julius Cesar Trajano, Research Fellow, launched their co-edited book Nuclear Governance in the Asia-Pacific at the Orchard Hotel in Singapore on 3 August 2022. Contributing authors from Austr ...
Terrorism Analyst Training Course 2022
25 Jul 2022
The International Centre for Political Violence and Terrorism Research (ICPVTR) hosted its 14th Terrorism Analyst Training Course (TATC) from 25 to 29 July 2022 at the PARKROYAL COLLECTION Marina Bay, Singapore. The principal capacity-building programme of ICPVTR, TATC aims to provi ...
Strengthening Confidence Building Measures (CBMs) in the Region
21 Jul 2022
The S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies (RSIS) virtually hosted the Track II Network of ASEAN Defence and Security Institutions (NADI) Workshop on “Strengthening Confidence Building Measures (CBMs) in the Region” from 20 to 21 July 2022. Ambassador Ong Keng Yong, Executive Deputy Cha ...
Exercising Regional Order
27 Jul 2022
The S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies (RSIS) and the Centre on Asia and Globalisation, Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy (LKYSPP), co-hosted the RSIS-LKYSPP Workshop on “Exercising Regional Order” on 27 July 2022 at the PARKROYAL on Beach Road, Singapore. About 40 participants g ...
Obstacles to Scaling Artificial Intelligence: Implications for Singapore
14 Jul 2022
The Future Issues and Technology (FIT) Research Cluster organized, with support from the Centre of Excellence for National Security (CENS), RSIS, a webinar on 14 July 2022 to stimulate discussion and research at the intersection of national security and science and technology. Artificia ...
Economic Challenges in Post-Pandemic Malaysia: Policy and Governance Perspectives
05 Jul 2022
The RSIS Malaysia Programme hosted Nurul Izzah Anwar, Member of Parliament (MP) for Permatang Pauh, Malaysia, to speak at a seminar on “Economic Challenges in Post-Pandemic Malaysia: Policy and Governance Perspectives” on 5 July 2022. Ms Nurul Izzah provided an overview of socioeconomic ...
Small States, Emerging Technologies, and Space Innovation: Creating Space Resiliency
16 Jun 2022
On 16 June 2022, the Military Transformations Programme of the RSIS Institute for Defence and Strategic Studies hosted a webinar on “Small States, Emerging Technologies, and Space Innovation: Creating Space Resiliency”. Presented by Mr Gaetan Petit, Co-Founder of Space4Impact, a company that p ...
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30 Apr 2021
The Policy Reports offer the reader with policy recommendations for various levels – from policymakers and decision-makers in governments, to international organisations, academic institutions, think tanks, civil societies, commercial sectors, and the media.