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Rohingya refugees from Myanmar: negotiating a better life
12-April-2016

Rohingya refugees living in a camp in Bangladesh have developed a multi-dimensional social fabric that is more complex than the common refugee narratives depicted in some reports.

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Contact: Dr Nayan KANWAL, FRSA, ABIM, AMIS, Ph.D. Institution: Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM)
 
Teaching and learning the gamified way
4-April-2016

SERDANG – Gamification is an application of game mechanics and game design techniques in learning and teaching (P&P), making the process to be more interesting, interactive and engaging.

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Contact: Dr Nayan KANWAL, FRSA, ABIM, AMIS, Ph.D. Institution: Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM)
 
Canada's IDRC and Prime Minister K.P. Oli of Nepal speak on the importance of evaluation for development
21-March-2016

The Community of Evaluators, South Asia (CoE-SA) – a professional network International Development Research Centre (IDRC), in Canada, helped to establish – played host to the capstone event of the United Nations declared “International Year of Evaluation.”

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Contact: Administrator Account Institution: ResearchSEA
 
Preserving indigenous music with mathematics
3-March-2016

Mathematical algorithms may soon help to analyse, organise, understand and sift through large collections of indigenous Philippine music.

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Contact: Ana Maria Theresa P. Labrador Institution: University of the Philippines Diliman
 
With Help, Tigers Clawing Back in Southeast Asia
18-February-2016

- Eight-year study shows tiger population recovering in Thai sanctuary, the only location in Southeast Asia where tigers are confirmed to be increasing in number.
- 90 tigers identified
- Rigorous study is first ever of long-term tiger population dynamics in SE Asia

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Contact: Stephen sautner Institution: Wildlife Conservation Society
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