Media Articles

From time to time, UCRSEA project activities around the region and in Canada are written about and picked up by the media and newspaper outlets, which help raise awareness on the issues and challenges we are dealing with. UCRSEA Project Staff and Collaborators also actively contribute articles and opinion pieces to highlight the Partnership’s work.

Preventing climate change in the face of urbanisation, The Bangkok Post, May 26, 2019 (pdf)

Building Climate Resilience in Southeast Asian Secondary Cities by Dr. Danny Marks, former UCRSEA Postdoctoral Fellow, Heinrich Böll Foundation Southeast Asia, November 27, 2018 (pdf)

Partners Research Exchange Workshop and City Visit, 22-24 Jan 2018, by Urban Climate Resilience Thailand

The Urban Climate Resilience in Southeast Asia (UCRSEA) Partnership: A critical perspective on climate change issues in developing cities (Blogpost) by Dr. Gwenn Pulliat, UCRSEA Postdoctoral Fellow, Cities@UofT, October 6, 2017

It’s time to scrap the Dawei Special Economic Zone (Op-ed) by Dr. Danny Marks and Tammy Chou, Frontier Myanmar, August 29, 2017 (pdf) (Disclaimer: The views expressed in this article are those of the authors and not those of the UCRSEA Partnership Project.)

Critical/casual conversations: lessons from outside the meeting room in Dawei, Myanmar (Blogpost) by Pakamas Thinphanga, UCRSEA Co-Director, ACCRN Blog, July 13, 2017

Phnom Penh air quality levels disputedThe Phnom Penh Post, June 29, 2017 (pdf)

Bangkok struggles to protect slum dwellers as floods worsensThomson Reuters Foundation News, June 19, 2017 (pdf)

Khon Kaen slum communities suffer from state’s failure to provide water (Op-ed) contributed by Dr. Danny Marks, UCRSEA Post-doctoral Fellow, The Isaan Record, June 12, 2017 (pdf)

Lack of Incentives Leaves Low-Carbon Energy in QuestionThe Cambodia Daily, April 27, 2017 (pdf)

Cambodia Has ‘Unique’ Chance to Cut Carbon, Study SaysThe Cambodia Daily, April 24, 2017 (pdf)

Shaped by Urban History—Reflections on Bangkok by Richard Friend, UCRSEA Collaborator, The Nature of Cities, March 19, 2017 (pdf)

U of T students tackle climate change in Southeast Asia,  UofT News, August 29, 2016 (pdf)

Climate change and the urbanization of Southeast Asia, UofT News, October 3, 2014