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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…

August 6, 2014

Nepal's controversial bill

Is Nepal's contempt of court bill restricting its domestic media? Find out in our latest article on the Asia-Pacific Media Update. more…

July 24, 2014

India’s Minister of Social Media

Read our latest article on the Asia-Pacific Media Update about India's PM, Narendra Modi, and his use of social media to connect with the masses. more…

July 11, 2014
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KAS E-lection Bridge Africa 2014

Torben Stephan, Director of the Media Programme Asia, took part in the 2014 KAS E-lection Bridge Africa event that brought together leading campaign experts from Subsahara-Africa and Europe. Focus of the conference: campaign strategy, working with media and inner party democracy.

July 7, 2014

Too big to control

Check out the latest feature on our new press freedom website, the Asia-Pacific Media Update. One of our ACFJ alumni, Vanitha Nadaraj, reports on the impact of social media on Malaysian politics and the recent lawsuit against an online news site. more…