WHAT IS HAPPENING TO CAMBODIAN DEMOCRACY?
7pm, Wednesday 13 December, 2017
Over the past three to four months the authorities in Cambodia have moved decisively to limit opposition, to the point where both the United States and the European Union have challenged the legitimacy of next year's general election, and the US has imposed sanctions on leading members of Prime Minister Hun Sen's inner circle.
Launch of World Economic Situation and Prospects 2018
11am - 12.15pm, Wednesday December 13, 2017
We are pleased to invite you to the launch of the World Economic Situation and Prospects 2018, which will take place on Wednesday, 13 December 2017 from 11.00 a.m. to 12.15 a.m. at the Foreign Correspondents' Club of Thailand (FCCT).
Regional Forum on "Bringing the Region Closer to a Mine and Cluster Munitions Free Community" and the Regional Launch of the 2017 Landmine and Cluster Munition Monitor
2pm - 4.30pm, Thursday December 14, 2017
Summary: This event is organized by Nonviolence International Southeast Asia (NISEA) and the International Campaign to Ban Landmines-Cluster Munition Coalition (ICBL-CMC) to commemorate the 20th anniversary of the signing of the Mine Ban Treaty/Ottawa Treaty and to provide an opportunity for campaigners from the South East Asian countries and civil society, who have worked tirelessly over the last...
from 6pm, Friday December 15, 2017
Documentary Film Night: "Tokyo Idols"
(Nominated at Sundance Film Festival 2017)
7pm, Monday December 18, 2017
Girl bands and pop music permeate Japanese life. "Tokyo Idols" gets at the heart of a cultural phenomenon driven by an obsession with young female sexuality and internet popularity.
Meet Ri Ri: a bona fide Tokyo Idol who takes us on her journey toward fame. Now meet her "brothers": a group of adult male superfans who devote their lives to following her-in the virtual world and in real life.