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New study shows how PH extremist groups use social media to recruit

Dec 13, 2018 - 4:20 PM

Recruitment efforts and violent extremist messaging are organic and localized, and exploit 'hot button' issues like the Mindanao peace process and alleged military abuses, according to a study

Localizing response to prevent online sexual exploitation of children

Jun 27, 2018 - 5:26 PM

AlamBaU provides audience-specific materials on preventing OSEC that target kids, teens, parents, and teachers

Experts push for community-led Marawi rehabilitation

Apr 29, 2018 - 2:21 PM

'The success or failure of rehabilitation will depend on the quality of participation and representation of communities in both planning and implementation,' says a paper published by Asia Foundation

RUINS. The former battle area in Marawi remains a ghost town 6 months after the war. Photo by Bobby Lagsa/Rappler

Rappler journalist is Asia Foundation Development Fellow

Feb 13, 2018 - 5:36 PM

Southeast Asia correspondent Natashya Gutierrez is one of 12 who are chosen for the '2018 Asia Foundation Development Fellows: Emerging Leadership for Asia’s Future' program

Experts mull PH federalism shift, improving electoral system

Jul 17, 2016 - 2:00 PM

Academics weighed the pros and cons of adopting a federal form of government and better representation in Congress

Conversations with disaster experts

Nov 15, 2013 - 8:19 AM

How do we minimize the loss of lives and damage when ferocious typhoons come our way?

Fences and farmers: LGU efforts in education reforms

Oct 13, 2013 - 2:09 PM

More local government units are taking up the responsibility of improving the quality of education in the country

EDUCATION CHAMPIONS. About 50 local chief executives commit to education reforms. Photo by Jee Geronimo/Rappler

High hopes for PWD-inclusive election

May 08, 2013 - 10:49 PM

A free concert to encourage PWDs to cast their votes in the coming elections was held Monday May 6

Anwar's acquittal and Malaysia's judiciary, elections

Jan 15, 2012 - 9:18 AM

If this event can be taken as momentum toward a more reform minded administration this could prove to further enhance and rehabilitate Malaysia’s international image

HERIZAL HAZRI. Program director of Asia Foundation's office in Malaysia