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The ASEAN Studies Centre is devoted to research on issues that pertain to the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) as an institution and a process.

This is distinct from ISEAS’ broader concerns with respect to Southeast Asia.

ASEAN Human Rights Declaration: Advancing the cause with realism

"This is a landmark ASEAN document that deserves to be taken - and analysed - more seriously than it has been thus far", writes the ASC Head, Rodolfo Severino in his article first published by The Straits Times on 18 January 2013.  To read the full article, please click here.