About Kearrin Sims

Kearrin Sims is a PhD student at the Institute for Culture and Society at the University of Western Sydney.

Laos

Missing Sombath a test for ASEAN

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ASEAN’s weak response to the disappearance of Lao community worker Sombath Somphone, writes KEARRIN SIMS,  raises questions about the strength of the institution’s commitment to human rights. Nowhere in Asia has seen the formation of stronger regional partnerships than those within ASEAN. In 2015 the institution will attempt to undertake yet another step forward in […]