Myanmar’s Historical Experiences with Executive Policymaking (2018)

Su Mon Thazin Aung and Matthew Arnold A section within their Asia Foundation Report Managing Change: Executive Policymaking in Myanmar English AND Burmese versions downloadable on this page. Abstract on entire report: “Since 2011, Myanmar has undergone a daunting transition from entrenched military rule to a more democratic form of governance that can address longstanding political,Continue reading “Myanmar’s Historical Experiences with Executive Policymaking (2018)”

Singapore Policy History Project

Useful online resource for those historians wishing to do research on the origins of Singapore development and administrative policies. Official Description: “The Singapore Policy History Project presents the policy paths taken by government agencies throughout Singapore’s history. The Project is a thematic presentation of our policy history through actual policy papers, oral history interviews, photos,Continue reading “Singapore Policy History Project”

The Evolution of the Community Health Worker program in Papua New Guinea (2017)

Cathy Lepi Pilang, Marion Grey, Florin Oprescu Remote and Rural Health November 2017 Volume 17 Issue 4 OpenAccess version here. Papua New Guinea (PNG) has a special history in regard to the training of Community Health Workers (CHWs) and is currently preparing its frontline health workforce to serve the 85% of the total PNG populationContinue reading “The Evolution of the Community Health Worker program in Papua New Guinea (2017)”

The Evolution of Counterinsurgency Warfare: A Historical Overview (2011)

Oscar Palma Morales Revista de Relaciones Internacionales, Estrategia y Seguridad “This paper makes a historical overview of the evolution of counterinsurgency in order to understand that this concept has not been rigid and static through the ages. It intends to explain why the understanding of counterinsurgency, its objectives and scope, the actors involved in itsContinue reading “The Evolution of Counterinsurgency Warfare: A Historical Overview (2011)”

The United States’ Cyber Warfare History: Implications on Modern Cyber Operational Structures and Policymaking (2017)

Omry Haizler The Institute for National Security Studies, Tel Aviv University “This article will touch upon two main components of the United States’ cybersphere and cyber warfare. First, it will review three cyber incidents during different time periods, as the US infrastructure, mechanisms, and policies were gradually evolving. It will analyze the conceptual, operational, and legislativeContinue reading “The United States’ Cyber Warfare History: Implications on Modern Cyber Operational Structures and Policymaking (2017)”

Introduction: Changing Waterscapes in the Mekong Region – Historical Background and Context (2009)

François Molle, Tira Foran and Philippe Floch n book: Contested Waterscapes in the Mekong Region: Hydropower, Livelihoods and Governance Openaccess version here.

The Delta Machine: Water Management in the Vietnamese Mekong Delta in Historical and Contemporary Perspectives (2009)

David Biggs, Fiona Miller, Chu Thai Hoanh and François Molle In Contested waterscapes in the Mekong Region : hydropower, livelihoods and governance, p.203-225 Openaccess version downloadable here.

Historical origins of persistent inequality in Nigeria (2016)

Belinda Archibong “Horizontal inequality by ethnic group has remained remarkably persistent for wealth, education, and access to certain services in Nigeria. While significant gains in the reduction of inequality and improvement in access have been made for more locally administered services, outcomes are stickier and largely divergent for wealth, education, and historically federally administered servicesContinue reading “Historical origins of persistent inequality in Nigeria (2016)”

“Historical Analysis of Educational Policies in Nigeria: Trends and Implications” (2018)

B. Daniel-Kalio International Journal of Scientific Research in Education, 11(2), 247-264. “After a critical review of relevant literature, examination of education ordinances and codes, National Policy documents and relevant documents of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, the paper showed that different educational policies have been formulated since the colonial era to date. The paper reviewedContinue reading ““Historical Analysis of Educational Policies in Nigeria: Trends and Implications” (2018)”

Mapping Historical Dialogue (Histories of Conflict)(2021)

Online resource here. “Welcome to the Mapping Historical Dialogue Project! Too often, conflict resolution and conflict transformation projects ignore the past relations between stakeholders and the memory of the violent past as an independent constitutive element of the conflict. The challenges advocates of historical dialogue face are to transform the history of a conflict fromContinue reading “Mapping Historical Dialogue (Histories of Conflict)(2021)”