The Asia Foundation Releases 2007 Afghan Public Opinion Poll

Kabul, October 23, 2007 — The third survey since 2004 is the largest and broadest survey ever conducted at one time in Afghanistan, and reports public opinion on security, reconstruction, governance, and other important issues. Click here to download Korean...

From Nepal: Election Detour in the Himalayas

The Maoists were polite, but firm: no civic or voter education activities could be conducted until their national political demands were met. Hours of negotiation succeeded only in convincing the young men not to burn the voter education materials that our local...

Text Message Campaign Petitions for Women Candidates Quota

Jakarta, October 9, 2007 — On October 9, Indonesia’s State Minister for Women’s Empowerment, Meutia Farida Hatta Swasono, led a campaign to encourage people to send sms text messages to a database especially established for people to show their...

The Denuclearization Dilemma

The following opinion article was originally printed in the Korea Herald: An inter-Korean summit meeting by its nature provides Korean leaders with a powerful opportunity to shape the future of the peninsula and to create new opportunities for peace and co-prosperity....