Worldwide Locations

Worldwide Locations

Filter +

united nations

U.S. Marines amphibious assault vehicles speed past a landing ship during an amphibious landing exercise on April 21, 2015 as part of annual Philippine-U.S. joint maneuvers some 137 miles east of the Scarborough Shoal in the South China Sea — an area contested by China and the Philippines. (Ted Aljibe/AFP/Getty Images)

Surveys Found Majority of Chinese Actually Supported South China Sea Arbitration

China's government has rejected and condemned international arbitration of its maritime disputes — so why do polls suggest that the Chinese population recently felt differently? more
Vietnamese nationals mount a protest rally against China's territorial claims in the Spratlys group of islands in the South China Sea on July 12, 2016 in Manila, Philippines. (Dondi Tawatao/Getty Images)

After the Ruling — What's Next in the South China Sea?

Asia Society experts discuss what will follow the international tribunal's rebuke of China's maritime claims. more
United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-Moon addresses the crowd at the conclusion of the Brussels-Asia Society Dialogue at the Royal Palace of Brussels on Wednesday, June 15, 2016. (befocus)
Ban Ki-Moon Urges 'Global Cooperation' at Conclusion of Asia Society Dialogue in Brussels
"We should think of ourselves as one humanity with a shared responsibility,” the United Nations head said. more
(IAPEN Activities/Flickr)

How 'Global Citizenship' Education Can Fill the Skilled Workers Gap

"Non-cognitive" skills such as critical thinking and creativity are just as vital as traditional skills in helping 21st century students. more
Japan's Deputy Foreign Minister Shinsuke Sugiyama discussed East Asian security and economics in conversation with Asia Society Policy Institute Kevin Rudd. (Ellen Wallop/Asia Society)

Senior Japanese Official: North Korea a 'Crying Baby'

Deputy Foreign Minister Shinsuke Sugiyama, who appeared on Wednesday at Asia Society, also explained why China's economic slowdown is "not good for anybody." more

Diplomats and Officials Reflected on COP21 Agreement (Complete)

Diplomats and government officials in Hong Kong discuss and reflect on COP21 agreements. more

Asia Game Changer 2015: Chanda Kochhar

Filipino politician, humanitarian and champion boxer Manny Pacquiao accepts his Asia Game Changer of the Year award from Asia Society in a ceremony at the United Nations. more
President Xi Jinping of China addresses the UN General Assembly on September 28, 2015 in New York City. (John Moore/Getty Images)
The Great Guessing Game: America, China, and the Future of the Global Order
Kevin Rudd’s essay for Horizons magazine argues that the United States and China should work together on strengthening the global governance system in order to maintain peace as China gains international influence. more

Asia Game Changers: Class of 2015

The 2015 Asia Game Changer honorees are Shuji Nakamura, Aasif Mandvi, Mariam al-Mansouri, Kiran Bir Sethi, Li Cunxin, Manny Pacquiao, Chanda Kochhar, and Lei Jun. more