Bridget Welsh is Associate Professor at John Cabot University, a Senior Research Associate at NTU, a Senior Associate Fellow THC and a University Fellow of CDU. She analyzes Southeast Asian politics, especially Malaysia, Myanmar, Singapore and Indonesia. She is committed to engagement, fostering mutual understanding and empowerment.
Monthly archive February, 2011

By-elections: Pakatan on the Defensive

But despite the BN’s victories in recent by-elections, neither side is coming out to be the clear winner. The upcoming contests of Merlimau and Kerdau are like a drawn-out boxing match where both opponents are bruised and tired. The next two rounds heavily sway in favour of the BN, as both constituencies are in traditional...

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About Project Malot

In the wake of Cyclone Nargis in May 2008 the broader SAIS-JHU (Paul H. Nitze School of Advanced International Studies of Johns Hopkins University) community led by students in the Southeast Asia Studies Program working with Professor Bridget Welsh contributed funds toward the construction of a middle school in the village tract of Malot, approximately...

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