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Malaysia Public Policy Competition 2012: OPEN FOR REGISTRATION

July 29, 2012 by


Following last year’s success, the Malaysia Public Policy Competition (MPPC) is back, determined to be bigger and better! This year, the MPPC will feature an even wider range of seminars and workshops, providing more meaningful and productive interactions with esteemed personalities. A panel of the top academics, vocal groups and current policy-making authorities of pertinence […]

National Service of a different sort

May 5, 2012 by


Louise In the early part of my gap year, I was absolutely certain that I wanted to study politics in college. I also wanted to be at the frontline of the issues of our country instead of reading them off a newspaper page or website. I thought of it as a kind of service […]


February 23, 2012 by


by Pang JoFan “Hidup rakyat! Hidup rakyat!” Those were the most memorable chants that still plays in my head up til today. It’s been half a year since the BERSIH rally which I took part in and which, to make it sound dramatic, have changed my life forever. My name is JoFan. I’m 19 and […]

Question everything.

January 26, 2012 by


Name: Louise Tan Gap: August 2011 – August 2012 Brief education history: A-Levels at HELP Academy Interests: Politics, history, English literature, economics, gender and sexuality studies Contact: I sort of always knew I would take a gap year. The idea first crept into my head at the beginning of Form 5, when I realized […]