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Southeast Asia Dispatches — Episode 5

Author: New Naratif

Southeast Asia Dispatches is a fortnightly podcast bringing you reports, interviews and perspectives from New Naratif’s network around Southeast Asia.

This week, Adam Bemma speaks to the wife of a community worker disappeared in Laos six years ago [01:41], Mark Tilly talks to architects about the development and urbanisation of the Cambodian capital of Phnom Penh [09:18], Calum Stuart interviews Edmund Bon on the likelihood of Malaysia legalising medical marijuana [16:01] and Aisyah Llewellyn looks at why it’s so difficult to sort out Indonesia’s violent football culture [24:58]. Hosted by PJ Thum.

If you would like to help with the relief effort in Sulawesi, Jakarta Post has this list of organisations who are accepting donations in the form of funds, goods and volunteer work.


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