The Paris climate treaty is not a one shot deal that will radically stop climate change for the Asia Pacific. Since its founding in 1967, the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) has evolved into a regional force that is slowly changing the landscape of global politics. Five decades on, with changing geopolitics, hegemonic shifts and evolving dynamism in the region, ASEAN faces a... Continue Reading
Jed Alegado is a graduate student at the International Institute of Social Studies (ISS) of Erasmus, University Rotterdam in The Hague. He participated in the 21st Conference of the Parties (COP21) as a Climate Tracker for Adopt a Negotiator. He holds a Master’s degree in Public Management from the Ateneo de Manila University, School of Government in the Philippines.