Kira O'Sullivan

Kira O'Sullivan is the former Asia Pacific Editor at Fair Observer. Having spent her life between Beijing and the UK, She completed her BA in History at the School of Oriental and African Studies (University of London).

The Uncertain Future of Rohingya Refugees

June 22, 2013

Rohingya Muslims need to be incorporated into Myanmar as citizens with equal rights. Internally displaced in a country that officially demotes them to the status of undesired immigrants, the Rohingya Muslims of Rakhine state have faced a long and recently publicized history of persecution.

Rising Economies in Asia

October 05, 2012

The year 2009, often considered the worst year of the Global Financial Crisis, saw a sharp dip and then the continuation of steady growth for most Asian economies. Yet the future of this pattern of stable growth faces threats from both regional and global issues. Background

The Challenges of Food Security

August 27, 2012

In the light of population growth and the constant risk of natural catastrophes, food security becomes an unavoidable political issue. Background

The Role of Women in China

August 10, 2012

By realizing altering chances on the job market, women in China are equally facing new perceptions on their role in society.  Background