Webinar on “Political Instability and Enhanced Monarchy in Malaysia”

 

In this webinar, Emeritus Prof Datuk Dr Shad Saleem Faruqui talks about the role and function of the Yang di–Pertuan Agong and how, due to a trust deficit by Malaysians in most political and public institutions, there are calls for the monarchs to become constitutional auditors and to provide check and balance against discredited political institutions.

 

 

Webinar on “The Sarawak State Election: A Storm in the Making?”

 

In this webinar, Professor Meredith Weiss, Mr Mohd Shazani bin and Professor James Chin unpacked the electoral outlook for the ruling GPS and opposition, the key concerns of the Sarawak electorate as they head to the polls, and how unresolved grievances may influence election outcomes.

 

 

Webinar on “Recurring Themes in the Politics of Parti Keadilan Rakyat”

 

In this webinar, Prof Khoo Boo Teik discussed five themes of PKR’s politics, namely: its origin and evolution in crises; stress on coalition-building; commitment to multiethnic politics; ‘humane economy’ as reform agenda; and unique bond with Anwar.

 

 

Webinar on “The Melaka State Election: Unravelling Unexpected Outcomes”

 

In this webinar, Ms Ginie Lim and Mr Danesh Chacko looked at the key issues which affected the outcomes of the recent Melaka state election.

 

 

Webinar on “In Search of the Next Political Order for Malaysia”

 

In this webinar, Mr Liew Chin Tong revisited the sets of political, economic, and social ideas or ‘political orders’ that have sustained previous eras of Malaysian politics.

 

 

Webinar on “Reforming Malaysia’s Parliament: Lessons from 2020-2021”

 

In this webinar, Emeritus Prof Datuk Dr Shad Saleem Faruqui spoke on the key challenges impeding the full functioning of Malaysia’s Parliament. He also lays out key reforms for revitalizing this foundational institution.

 

 

Webinar on “Suffering Covid-19 and Climate Change: Can Malaysia’s Fishermen, Fisheries and Seafood Survive?”

 

In this webinar, Dr Serina Rahman discussed the status of Malaysia’s nearshore fishermen, drawing on a more-than-a-decade-long ethnographic study of a fishing community in the western Tebrau Strait.

 

 

Webinar on “Malaysian Political Dynamics: The Making and Remaking of Political Alignments and Social Cohesion”

 

In this webinar,  Dato’ Dr Abdul Rahman Embong discussed the making and remaking of political coalitions and alliances through history to the newly minted UMNO-led government under PM Ismail Sabri Yaakob in the present.

 

 

Webinar on “Whither Barisan Nasional in Today’s Malaysia?”

 

In this webinar, Datuk P Kamalanathan and Mr Gan Ping Sieu explored Barisan Nasional’s recent decisions, current thinking in the coalition, as well as plans for the future from the perspective of two original members, the Malaysian Chinese Association and the Malaysian Indian Congress.

 

 

Webinar on “Sketch by Sketch with Zunar – A Visual Satire of Malaysian Administrations Over Time”

 

In this webinar, Zunar, one of Malaysia’s foremost cartoonists, shares his philosophy, craft, and technique of his art.