Asia Pacific Currents

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APC first went to air in the mid 1980s. We broadcast stories and issues from the Asia Pacific region from a labour and grassroots perspective.
The programs feature regular interviews with labour and human rights activists of the Asia Pacific region, updates on solidarity campaigns and reports of labour and progressive struggles in the region. Presented by Pier, Kavitha and Jiselle (pictured) as well as Diana and Budi.

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Mar 11, 2017
Lacquerware factory works in Bagan, Myanmar

Workers organizing in Myanmar

Asia Pacific Currents
Update on Park Geun-hye's impeachment in South Korea, the sentencing of Maruti Suzuki workers, and the situation for workers in Myanmar.
Podcast
Feb 28, 2017
Cleaners on Sri Lankan beach

Women workers in Sri Lanka

Asia Pacific Currents
A roundup of workers' struggles in the Asia-Pacific region and interview on the situation for women workers in Sri Lanka.
Podcast
Dec 16, 2016

How the labour movement fared in 2016

Asia Pacific Currents
Labour updates of workers' struggles from the Asia-Pacific region and a discussion of labour struggles in 2016.
Podcast
Sep 16, 2016

Gender issues in the garment sector in Indonesia

Asia Pacific Currents
Labour updates of workers' struggles from the Asia-Pacific region and interview with garment workers on gender and LGBTI issues at the workplace in Indonesia.

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