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Spotlight on the North Korean Human Rights Crisis
UN Special Rapporteur on human rights in North Korea Tomás Ojea Quintana joins experts to discuss the UN's role in accountability for human rights violations in the DPRK.
China’s Dangerous Double Game in North Korea
If the Biden administration wants to move the needle on North Korea, it will need to rethink the assumptions it has inherited about China’s role there, Oriana Skylar Mastro argues.
New Book: Demographics and Innovation in the Asia-Pacific
The new volume offers lessons from Asian nations about the challenges facing aging societies and the roles technology and innovation may play in rebalancing them,
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The Shorenstein Asia-Pacific Research Center (APARC) is dedicated to the study of critical issues affecting the countries of Asia and their regional and global relations. Our scholar community is comprised of distinguished academics and practitioners in government, business, and civil society. Through policy-relevant research, publications, education, public programs, and international collaborations, we address pressing challenges in a world in which Asia plays an increasingly central role.
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Pursue and publish interdisciplinary, social science-oriented scholarship from regional and global perspectives on issues of vital importance to the economies, foreign affairs, health, politics, and societal transitions of the Asia-Pacific.
Support the next generation of Asia experts by offering fellowship and training opportunities to academics and practitioners, teaching Stanford courses, and bringing Asia-Pacific topics into high school and community college classrooms.
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Illuminate Asia-Pacific-focused, policy-relevant problems and solutions and strengthen cooperation between counterparts in the United States and Asia by providing expert analysis, thought leadership, and constructive interaction.
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