TITLE

SOUTHEAST ASIA IN 2008

AUTHOR(S)
Dalpino, Catharin
PUB. DATE
January 2009
SOURCE
Southeast Asian Affairs;2009, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the regional international organization the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) and its activities in 2008. The organization's ratification of a Charter making it a formal organization rather than a consulting body is examined. The actions of the organization in both assisting and criticizing the government of Burma in the aftermath of Cyclone Nargis are discussed, as are the effects of the global financial crisis on member states.
ACCESSION #
43249004

 

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