The Phillippines has raised the age of sexual consent from 12 to 16. This opens wider possibilities for the passage of more regulations that protect women, children, and other vulnerable groups in the country. ... Read more
Madina is an In-House Reporter & Researcher at Green Network Asia. She covers Global, Southeast Asia, East Asia, and Australasia.
Batteries need to be properly disposed of and recycled to avoid environmental harm. Australia makes a national battery recycling stewardship scheme called B-cycle.... Read more
Greenwashing practices hinder the development of green and sustainable finance. The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) attempts to establish regulations for the asset management industry to tackle this problem. ... Read more