Podcast: STATE OF ASIA
Engaging Conversations with Leading Minds
The STATE OF ASIA podcast brings you exclusive, engaging conversations with leading minds on issues that shape Asia and affect us all.
The third season includes conversations with iconic veteran of diplomacy Bilahari Kausikan, former Ambassador and Permanent Secretary at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Singapore, Alexander Gabuev, Director of the Carnegie Russia Eurasia Center, Simona Grano, Senior Fellow at Asia Society's Center for China Analysis and Associate Professor at the University of Zurich, C. Raja Mohan of the Asia Society Policy Institute in Delhi on the State of Europe, and, coming soon, chef Fuchsia Dunlop – master of Chinese cuisine.
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The previous season, which wrapped up in July 2023, featured Pakistan's Minister for Climate Change Sherry Rehman, renowned sinologist Marina Rudyak, CSIS fellow and expert on Vietnam and Southeast Asia Huong Le Thu, Taiwan journalist Brian Hioe, India expert Amrita Narlikar and Evan Feigenbaum, vice-president at the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace. Listen to all episodes right here, or in your favorite podcast app.
Last fall, the series featured in-depth conversations on developments in Asia with perspectives from Leni Robredo, the 14th Vice President of the Philippines; Tomohiko Taniguchi, Special Advisor to Japan's longest-serving Prime Minister, the late Shinzo Abe; C. Raja Mohan, one of India's foremost foreign policy thinkers and Senior Fellow at the Asia Society Policy Institute in New Delhi; Agatha Kratz, who leads research on E.U.-China relations at Rhodium Group; and James Crabtree, Executive Director of the International Institute for Strategic Studies-Asia in Singapore.
Listen also for bonus episodes with insights from around our network and straight from some of the many events organised by Asia Society Switzerland.
STATE OF ASIA podcast
Hosts: Serena Jung, Nico Luchsinger, Remko Tanis – Asia Society Switzerland
Editor/Producer: Remko Tanis, Programs and Editorial Manager – Asia Society Switzerland