Prashanthi Jayasekara and Vagisha Gunasekara
Prashanthi Jayasekara is a writer, junior research professional at the Centre for Poverty Analysis, and a Global Shaper at the World Economic Forum. She tweets at @prashjayasekara. Vagisha Gunasekara is a senior researcher at the Centre for Poverty Analysis (CEPA) in Colombo, Sri Lanka.
New laws have created jurisdiction for the military to operate at both federal and provincial levels of government, with serious implications for Pakistan’s already precarious federation.
Forced migration, “development” pressures, political neglect and the climate crisis have assailed the Maldives’ less-populous atolls, eroding the country’s identity and driving thousands to the capital
Rampant ethnic chauvinism of the kind that has shattered Manipur’s civil society is ingrained in communities across the Northeast