UK Election Spotlight Follow-up: Solid Conservative Victory Gives Johnson a Mandate for Brexit

UK Election Spotlight Follow-up: Solid Conservative Victory Gives Johnson a Mandate for Brexit With the votes cast in the third election in the United Kingdom in five years, voters have given the Conservative Party an 80-seat majority in the House of Commons. Since this election largely became a proxy battle for the future of Brexit, … Continue reading UK Election Spotlight Follow-up: Solid Conservative Victory Gives Johnson a Mandate for Brexit

Overlooked and Underfed: Migrant Food Security in Singapore

( Burmese migrants peel shrimp in a processing plant in Thailand. (Photo: Thierry Falise/ILO) On October 15th, 2019 the Singaporean Ministry of Manpower (MOM) published the “Foreign Worker Experience Survey” depicting the “well-being and employment conditions” of migrants working in Singapore. The Foreign Workers Survey asked a number of questions, including two questions on food … Continue reading Overlooked and Underfed: Migrant Food Security in Singapore

Election Spotlight: United Kingdom (December 12)

UK Election Spotlight Follow-up: Solid Conservative Victory Gives Johnson a Mandate for Brexit - Dec. 29th, 2019 With the votes cast in the third election in the United Kingdom in five years, voters have given the Conservative Party an 80-seat majority in the House of Commons. Since this election largely became a proxy battle for … Continue reading Election Spotlight: United Kingdom (December 12)