From One Government, to Two, to None: New Civic Activism, Actors and Dynamics During Sri Lanka’s Political Crisis in 2018

Dr. Udan Fernando From One Government, to Two, to None: New Civic Activism, Actors and Dynamics during Sri Lanka’s Political Crisis in 2018 Dr Udan Fernando Date : 15 Mar 2019 Time : 16:00 - 17:30 National University of Singapore ABSTRACT On 26 October 2018, Sri Lanka plunged into an unprecedented political crisis. The country’s … Continue reading From One Government, to Two, to None: New Civic Activism, Actors and Dynamics During Sri Lanka’s Political Crisis in 2018

ISTR Asia‐Pacific Regional Conference July 15‐16, 2019 CALL FOR CONTRIBUTIONS

2019 ISTR Asia Pacific Conference theme: Shifting Sands? The Challenges of Regulatory Change and Its Impact on the Third Sector Environment in the Asia Pacific Region Co‐hosted by the School of Global Studies, Thammasat University and Center for Civil Society and Philanthropy, National Institute of Development Administration (NIDA)   IMPORTANT DATES Deadline for Abstract submission … Continue reading ISTR Asia‐Pacific Regional Conference July 15‐16, 2019 CALL FOR CONTRIBUTIONS

Civil Society in Asia, 2nd International Conference (Melbourne)

Transnational Civil Society in Asia: The Potential of Grassroots Regionalization The conference is the start of an interdisciplinary effort to analyze civil society in Asia through the lens of inter- Asian connectivities to obtain a more holistic understanding of this burgeoning, border-crossing, grassroots regional space. For more information, please refer to the conference details: Poster_2nd … Continue reading Civil Society in Asia, 2nd International Conference (Melbourne)

Call for Papers: 14th Australian and New Zealand Third Sector Research Conference 2018

Enabling Positive Impact: Philanthropy, Accountability and Governance in the Third Sector Call for Papers 14th Australian and New Zealand Third Sector Research Conference 2018 Thursday 29 & Friday 30 November 2018 Location: University of Notre Dame Australia, School of Business, Sydney NSW Australia Enabling Positive Impact: Philanthropy, Accountability and Governance in the Third Sector ANZTSR invites … Continue reading Call for Papers: 14th Australian and New Zealand Third Sector Research Conference 2018

Civil Society in Asia: 2nd International Conference, Melbourne

Transnational Civil Society in Asia: The Potential of Grassroots Regionalization December 6 & 7, 2018 University of Melbourne Organizers Akihiro Ogawa, University of Melbourne Simon A. Avenell, Australian National University List of Paper Presenters Simon A. Avenell, Australian National University Alex Buhk, University of Victoria, Wellington Herlin Chien, Wenzao Ursuline University of Languages Dang Thi … Continue reading Civil Society in Asia: 2nd International Conference, Melbourne

Book Launch: Southeast Asia: Beyond Borders and Boundaries

Recent publication and launch of the edited volume entitled Southeast Asia: Beyond Borders and Boundaries. ACSRN members Herlin Chien and Jorge Tigno are involved in the book, which looks deeper into the intricacies of politics, society, and culture of Southeast Asia. The book launch event was held June 13, 2018 at the Wenzao Ursuline University of Languages, … Continue reading Book Launch: Southeast Asia: Beyond Borders and Boundaries