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Priscilla Clapp, Senior Advisor to the Asia Society Policy Institute, discussed the Burmese icon's enhanced role in her country's new government during a recent AsiaConnect call.
In the fourth episode of Asia Society In-Depth, we trace how the Southeast Asian nation went from five decades of hardline military rule to free elections, and explore what could lie ahead.
Priscilla Clapp, Senior Advisor to the Asia Society Policy Institute, delivered a briefing on the outcomes and implications of Myanmar’s national election as part of ASPI’s AsiaConnect series.
But, the billionaire investor and philanthropist warned the Asia Society audience, ethnic tensions and a lack of tolerance threaten economic and political progress in the Southeast Asian nation.
Asia Society's Tom Nagorski reflects on a long-ago visit with Myanmar's indomitable opposition leader.
Asia Society's Suzanne DiMaggio lists the challenges facing Myanmar's leadership if it is to sustain the reform process.