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 August, 2013

Project Malot Annual Fundraiser 2013

This year we will meet again in October in Singapore to raise funds for scholarships and tuition support for Burmese students in the village track of Malot in the Irrawaddy Delta. A share of the funds raised will be contributed to improvements of the sanitation facilities of the school The event will be held in...

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Launch of new book postponed

                    My new edited book Awakening: The Abdullah Badawi Years in Malaysia was released last week and it being distributed to bookstores.  This is a collection of essays by academicians, journalists, Malaysian leaders and analysts comprising of over 35 contributions on a range of issues. The views expressed are...

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Awakening: The Abdullah Years in Malaysia – Bridget Welsh and James Chin

              Dear Malaysians, We hope that all of you are enjoying your Raya holiday and apologise for disturbing it to respond to errors in the media coverage of our edited collection, Awakening: The Abdullah Years in Malaysia. The media response to this collection was not expected. Despite our efforts...

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