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Dian Inggrawati Soebangil, Second Runner-Up at Miss Deaf World 2011

September 18, 2011 by


Written by Kirsten Han While many around the world are still buzzing over the recent Miss Universe 2011, how many of us were aware of Miss Deaf World, which took place in Prague in July this year? This pageant, organised for and in support of deaf women all over the world, is in its 11th […]

Rethinking the Death Penalty in Singapore

September 15, 2011 by


Written by Kirsten Han Images by Shawn Danker  Note: The author is a co-founder of We Believe In Second Chances, and was involved in the organisation of the forum ‘Rethinking the Death Penalty’. As international human rights organisation Amnesty International marks a growing trend of countries moving away from capital punishment, Singapore remains one of […]

How I work on GLOBAL DIGNITY in Vietnam

September 13, 2011 by


Written by Stoney Chenal I met His Royal Highness Crown Prince Haakon and Professor Pekka Himanen in the recent trip to Switzerland. They provided an inspiring talk about Global Dignity, how fascinating it is to see close links between what they have been doing with Global Dignity since 2005, and what I conceptualize for Vietnam […]

Cambodian-Thai Exchange Program (CTEP) 2011

September 9, 2011 by


Initiative of Change Association, Cambodia in collaboration with Thai Volunteer Service, Thailand invites Thai youths interested in growing, love, peace and friendship with Cambodian youths, age 18-35 to participate in the Cambodia – Thailand Exchange Program (CTEP): Let’s Live and Learn Together during 7-13 November 2011 in Sihanouk Ville, Cambodia. This youth camp aims to […]

Apply for the Sarus Exchange Program

September 6, 2011 by


“We want to create friendships and increase understanding between Cambodians and Vietnamese. We want common ground to be discovered. We want students to build the bridge, cross the river, and explore the other side with an open mind. And with that, if we can encourage leadership skills, broaden knowledge of both countries, nurture English language […]

MFF: Call For Entries

August 20, 2011 by


The most recognized and most anticipated annual filmmaking event in southern Philippines is calling for entries for this year’s film festival. The Mindanao Film Festival, an initiative to promote films made by Mindanao-based filmmakers and films about, related to, or shot in Mindanao, is calling for submissions for feature-length films, short films and documentaries. Festival […]