Women in Asia Conference

Friday, 21 June 2019
UNSW Kensington Campus
Dr Minako Sakai
Dr Felix Tan
Scientia Professor Louise Edwards
Dr Tanya Jakimow

There is a significant populist trend in which ‘elites’ are increasingly seen as being ‘out of touch’ with ‘ordinary people’. This is manifest across the globe but includes Asia. WIAC2019 considers the role and position of women in Asia in an era of anti-elitism. A range of pressing social, economic and legal challenges face the nation-state and regional stability due to rising populism in Asia. For more details please click