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Research news from the Sydney Southeast Asia Centre
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19 September 2023

Interdisciplinarity in Action

A student experience reflection. By Isabelle Powell.

05 July 2023

Creative minds craft solutions to Southeast Asia challenges

Master of Commerce students showcased their innovative solutions to real-world issues in Southeast Asia as part of the ‘Make a Real Difference’ initiative.
23 May 2023

Tracking transnational plastic waste in Southeast Asia

Dr Shiori Shakuto from the School of Social and Political Sciences discusses her research into the transnational problem of plastic waste in countries such as Malaysia.
18 May 2023

Politics in Action 2023: Power, polls, and political dynasties

Our annual Politics in Action forum featured timely analysis of political affairs in six Southeast Asian countries.
14 April 2023

Language lessons: issues of translation in the Khmer Rouge Tribunal

Supported by a SSEAC grant, Sydney Law School academics will examine issues of translation and interpretation in Cambodia’s Khmer Rouge Tribunal.
10 February 2023

Supporting disability advocates for a more inclusive future

SSEAC’s fourth leadership training course for disability advocates from Indonesia built skills and enriched perspectives during an action-packed fortnight in Sydney.
20 January 2023

'Publish or perish': Understanding research culture at Indonesian universities

Dr Evan Doran explains his PhD study exploring research culture and productivity in the field of social sciences at three universities in Indonesia.