Critics agree that much of Southeast Asia desperately needs judicial reform and rule of law. Yet, there is remarkably little comparative scholarship on law and legal institutions in the region. In this blog, I'll follow constitutional developments in Brunei, Burma (Myanmar), Cambodia, East Timor, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, Philippines, Singapore, Thailand, and Vietnam, as well as the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN).
Friday, November 9, 2012
Update on land disputes in Myanmar (Myanmar/Burma)
CSIS has an insightful new summary of the problems with land reform and protests now arising throughout Myanmar. Definitely worth reading in its entirety.