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October 17, 2014

Asia Climate Journal

A new blog with text, photo and video stories on current, pressing climate change and environmental problems in Asia is now online! The site will be regularly updated and filled with content. more…

October 10, 2014

We are hiring!

The Media Programme Asia is looking for a Project Manager (Media). Click here for a detailed job description. more…

October 2, 2014

KAS E-lection Bridge Asia-Pacific 2014

Pictures online now!

Photos from the KAS E-lection Bridge Asia-Pacific in Seoul, South Korea are now online! more…

September 30, 2014
Klaus Schüler

Angela Merkel's campaigner in Seoul

CDU's Head of the Campaign Managers' Committee, Dr. Klaus Schüler, gave a speech during the E-lection Bridge Asia-Pacific conference in Seoul and reported on CDU's successful 2013 election campaigning. It is the second time for the chancellor's campaign manager to attend the conference for political communicators.

September 29, 2014
Myanmar

Aung San Sui Kyi's advisor at E-lection Bridge

Myo Yan Naung Thein, campaign advisor of Myanmar's noble peace price winner Aung San Sui Kyi, spoke at the "KAS E-lection Bridge Asia-Pacific" in Seoul and gave insights into the 2015 election campaign.

September 29, 2014
Frank Priess

KAS E-lection Bridge 2014

Frank Priess, KAS Deputy Head for European and International Cooperation, opened up the E-lection Bridge Asia-Pacific Conference in Seoul, South Korea with a keynote speech. The three day event invites PR and political communication advisors as well as campaign managers from Germany and Asia-Pacific to a dialogue.

September 28, 2014
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KAS E-lection Bridge Asia-Pacific

We've interviewed Sayasat Nurbek of Kazakhstan's Nur Otan party during the ongoing KAS E-lection Bridge Asia-Pacific in Seoul, South Korea.

September 24, 2014

Asia-Pacific Media Update 14.1 online

Press freedom deteriorates

The freedom of media in Asia-Pacific either declined or stagnates according to our latest update for the first half of 2014, which covers 33 countries from the region. more…

September 21, 2014

Self-censorship threatens media

Check out our new article about Sri Lanka's post-war self censorship, which has become a common practice in the country and is now threatening the media environment. more…

September 9, 2014

Hard times for Asia-Pacific’s media

The Asia-Pacific Media Update for the first half of 2014, monitoring press freedom developments in the region, is coming up. Here's a preview of what to expect. more…