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Muslim Preachers in Social Media: Fighting For Moderation
Indonesian Muslims inclined to moderation have been increasing their presence in social media to counter the extensive influence of hard-line teachings. More than developing platforms, uploaded contents should be presented ...
Forging Cohesive Societies – Singapore’s Multiracialism : A Matter of Identity
Singapore’s commitment to multiracialism and inter-faith harmony is not just about keeping the peace but about its identity as a nation. It has achieved much over the last 50 years but serious challenges remain. The speed ...
The International Conference on Cohesive Societies – How to Build Cohesive Societies
The International Conference on Cohesive Societies (ICCS) in Singapore brought together academics, thought leaders, policy makers, youth leaders, and practitioners and pointed towards ways we can build cohesive societies.
Defending Forward : Pre-emption in the Internet of Things
America’s recent shift from “active defence” to “defending forward” in cyberspace has left some observers nervous. As the attack surface of the Internet rapidly expands, however, a strategy focused solely on defence will ...
US Watch-List For ‘Currency Manipulation’ : What Is It?
The US watch-list for ‘currency manipulation’ seems to be part of a puzzling move in the trade war against China. The problem is the mess of contradictions and hypocrisy it has raked up and Singapore is hit by the broad ...
Returning Indonesian IS Women and Children : What’s Next?
Indonesian police has estimated that 104 Indonesian women and 99 children who left for Syria to join the Islamic State (IS) were still alive in 2017. With the loss of IS’ territories in Syria, currently at least 88 ...
Forging Cohesive Societies – Living With Religious Diversity
There are growing instances of religions being exploited for political ends, resulting in conflict and violence worldwide. As a country where people of different religious beliefs share the same living space, what more can ...
Humanitarian Technology : Taking the ‘Human’ out of Humanitarianism?
There has been a rapid turn towards the use of both physical and digital technologies in the humanitarian sector. New forms of humanitarian technology (HUMTECH) encompass both hardware – drones, modular shelters, robots ...
Economic Warfare : Enduring Its Impact
A multipolar world comprising several political, military, technological and economic spheres of influence that arise from irreconcilable geopolitical rivalries is beginning to take shape. Besides influencing states’ ...