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Human Rights and Policy Making in Malaysia
23-October-2017

Malaysia is developing its first national human rights action plan (NHRAP) based on 5 pillars: Civil and Political Rights; Economic, Social and Cultural Rights; Rights of Vulnerable Groups; Rights of the Indigenous; and International Obligations. The collaboration between various stakeholders is crucial for the implementation of the NHRAP.

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Contact: University of Malaya Institution: University of Malaya
 
Perception and Opinions of Antarctic Values among Malaysian Working Adults
2-October-2017

Researchers at the University of Malaya, Malaysia, investigated the perceptions of Antarctic values among Malaysian working adults, contributing to the overall strategies and policies as well as regional-based future planning especially in education and public awareness.

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Contact: University of Malaya Institution: University of Malaya
 
Mirror, mirror: what should I wear?
14-September-2017

Smart mirrors serving as virtual shopping assistants can help customers quickly sort through clothing options and increase sales.

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Contact: Dr Nayan KANWAL, FRSA, ABIM, AMIS, Ph.D. Institution: Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM)
 
Dialling in: Increasing Internet penetration in Myanmar
4-September-2017

Researchers are helping Myanmar transition to an inclusive, networked economy that gives citizens access to technology and services.

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Contact: Kyle Brown Institution: International Development Research Centre (IDRC)
 
Researchers predicted when cholera epidemic in Yemen would peak
25-August-2017

Hokkaido University scientists have developed a new mathematical model which accurately forecasted that a devastating cholera epidemic in Yemen would peak by early July, the 26th week of 2017 and the cumulative incidence would be the order of 700-800 thousand cases.

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Contact: Katrina-Kay Sepulveda Alaimo Institution: Hokkaido University
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