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Asia Links

The biggest collection of internet links in relation to Asia can be found at the Asian Studies WWW Virtual Library, of the Australian National University. This page has a mirror site at the International Institute for Asian Studies (IIAS): WWW Virtual Library, but it includes only the regions which are covered by the IIAS.
Another valuable source: PAIR - Portal to Asian Internet Resources, maintained by the University of Wisconsin - Madison.


ASEAN People's Assembly (APA)
Asia Floor Wage - Stitching a Decent Wage Across Borders
Asia Pacific Forum on Women, Law and Development
Asia Pacific Mission for Migrants
APNSW dollhouse (Asia Pacific Network of Sex Workers)
Asia Pacific Queer
Asia Pacific Research Network (APRN)
Asia Pacific Solidarity Network
Asian Campaign on the Human Rights Council
Asian Coalition for Housing Rights
Asian Farmers' Association
Asian Foodworker
Asian Legal Resource Centre
Asian Media Forum
Asian Network for the Rights of Occupational Accident Victims
Asian-Pacific Resource & Research Centre for Women (ARROW)
Asian Regional Exchange for New Alternatives (ARENA)
Asian Regional Resource Center for Human Rights Education
Asian Students Association (ASA) - blog
Asian Transnational Corporation Monitoring Network
Asien Aktuell: News, Daten, Kämpfe, Bewegungen
Australia Asia Worker Links
Bonded Labour Net
Coordination of Action Research on AIDS & Mobility (CARAM)
Child Workers in Asia
Committee for Asian Women (CAW)
Coalition Against Trafficking in Women - Asia Pacific
Cyber Picket Line - Trade Unions in Asia
EarthRights International
Foundation for Ecological Recovery
Forum Asia - Radical Voice of East Asia
Global Alliance Against Traffic in Women (GAATW)
Greenpeace Southeast Asia
HomeNet Southeast Asia
ILO - Regional Office for Asia & Pacific
Initiatives for International Dialogue
International Women's Rights Action Watch Asia Pacific (IWRAW)
MekongInfo - regional information system on participatory natural resource management
Migrant Forum Asia
Migrant Workers' Connection - Task Force on ASEAN Migrant Workers
Nonviolence International - Southeast Asia
PANAP - Pesticide Action Network Asia & the Pacific
Rivers Watch - East & Southeast Asia
South East Asia Rivers Network
Southeast Asian Press Alliance (SEAPA)
Southeast Asian Studies Regional Exchange Program (SEASREP)
TIE Asia - Improving Livelyhood of Workers
Water for the People Network
World Alliance for Breastfeeding Action
WSIS Asia (Asian Civil Societies' Response to the World Summit on the Information Society)


All Arakan Student's And Youth Congress
All Burma Federation of Student Unions - Foreign Affairs Committee
All Burma Students' Democratic Front
All Kachin Students and Youth Union
ALTSEAN - Alternative ASEAN Network on Burma
Amnesty International Burma Group (Netherlands)
Arakan Information Website
Arakan National Council
Arakan Rohingya National Organisation (ARNO)
Assistance Association for Political Prisoners (Burma) (AAPP)
Association Suisse Birmanie
Birmanie Net
Burma Campaign Australia
Burma Centrum Nederland(bilingual)
Burma Independent Media Centre
Burma Issues
Burma Lawyers' Council
Burma Media Association
Burma Net Newshomepage
Burma Project
Burma Projekt e.V. Berlin
Burma Rivers Network
Burma Today News and Media
Burmese Rohingya Association in Japan (BRAJ)
Center for Burma Studies (NIU)
Chin Forum
Chin Human Rights Organisation
Chin National Front
Chindwin Media
Communist Party of Burma
Danske Burmakommitté
Daw Aung San Suu Kyi's Pages
Democratic Party for a New Society
Democratic Voice of Burma (DVB)
Free Burma
Free Burma Coalition
Human Rights Education Institute of Burma (HREIB)
Human Rights Foundation of Monland (HURFOM)
ILO Myanmar
Independent Mon News Agency (IMNA)
Institute for Community and Institutional Development - Burma
Journal of Burma Studies
Kanbawsa - A modern Review
Kao Wao News
Kachin News
Kachin Post
Kachin Women's Association Thailand (KWAT)
Karen Emergency Relief Fund
Karen Human Rights Group
Karen Information Center (KIC)
Karen Website
Khonumthung News Group
Kuki International Forum
Kuki Student Democratic Front
Mizzima News Group
Mon Forum
Mon Information Homepage
MUL Canada
National Coalition Government of the Union of Burma
Nationalities Youth Forum (NY Forum)
Network for Democracy and Development (NDD)
Network for Environment and Economic Development (NEED)
Network for Human Rights Documentation - Burma (ND-Burma)
New Era Journal
Online Burma Library
Pa-O Magazine
Palaung Women's Organization (PWO)
Parliamentary Democracy Party
Peace Way Foundation - Burma Issues (Bangkok)
Planet Burma / Planet Myanmar
Rohingya Students Development Movement, Arakan
Sad plight of Myanmar
Salween News Network
Salween Watch
Shanland (S.H.A.N., S.H.R.F., Shan Democratic Union, Shan State Army)
Shan State Army (SSA)
Shan Women Action Network (SWAN)
Shwe Gas Movement
Student and Youth Congress Burma (SYCB)
Ta'ang Students and Youth Organization
Tenasserim Human Rights Situation Reports
Thailand Burma Border Consortium (TBBS)
US Campaign for Burma
Women's League of Burma Yoma3 News Services


Audiovisuel Resource Center Bhopana
Cambodia Development Resource Institute
Cambodian Genocide Program
Cambodia Human Rights Site
Cambodian Human Rights and Development Association (ADHOC)
Cambodian League for the Promotion and Defense of Human Rights (LICADHO)
Center for Advanced Studies
Coalition of Cambodian Apparel Workers Democratic Union (CCAWDU)
Community Legal Education Center (CLEC)
Documentation Centre of Cambodia
East-West Management Institute - Program on Rights and Justice (EWMI-PRAJ)
Khmer Institute for Democracy
Legal Aid for Cambodia (LAC)
Legal Support for Women and Children
NGO Forum on Cambodia
Womyn's Agenda for Change

China/Hong Kong SAR

Amnesty International Hong Kong
Asia Monitor Resource Center
Asia Pacific Mission for Migrants
Asian Centre for the Progress of Peoples
Asian Human Rights Committee (AHRC)
Asian Migrant Centre
Asian Trans National Corporations Watch
Asian Women's Resource Centre for Culture & Theology
Association Concerning Sexual Violence Against Women
Association for the Advancement of Feminism
Center for Justpeace in Asia
China Labour Bulletin
China Labor News Translations
Chinese Women Workers Network
Christian Conference of Asia (CCA)
Citizen's Radio
Civil Rights for Sexual Differences
Community Museum Project
Documentation for Action Groups in Asia (DAGA)
Ecumenical Asia-Pacific Students & Youth Network (EASY Net)
Ecumenical Coalition on Tourism
The Frontier
Globalization Monitor
Greenpower/Environmental Link Directory
Hong Kong Alliance in Support of the Patriotic Democratic Movement of China
Hong Kong Christan Industrial Committee
Hong Kong Christian Institute (HKCI)
Hong Kong Confederation of Trade Unions (HKCTU)
Hong Kong Federation of Women's Centres
Hong Kong Human Rights Monitor
Hong Kong Voice of Democracy
Hong Kong Women Workers Association
Human Rights in China
IHLO - The ITUC/GUF/HKCTU/HKTUC Hong Kong Liaison Office
In-media Hong Kong
Labour Action China
Left 21
Migrant Forum in Asia
Mission for Filipino Migrant Workers
Neighbourhood and Worker's Service Centre
People's Radio Hong Kong
Transgender Equality & Acceptance Movement (TEAM)
Three Gorges Dam
United Filipinos in Hong Kong
Women Coalition of Hong Kong
Worker Empowerment
Zi Teng

East Timor/Timor Leste

Timor-Leste [Mémoria]


Aceh Institute
Action in Solidarity with Indonesia and East Timor
Akatiga - Centre for Social Analysis
Coup d'etat '65
Education and Information Center for Child Rights (KKSP)
Forum Nederland-Indonesië
hidup biasa
In Defence of Marxism - Indonesia
Indo Marxist
Indo Protest
Indonesia Corruption Watch
Indonesia Legal Aid and Human Rights Association
Indonesia Weekly Net News
Jakarta Anarchist Resistance
Jakarta Independent Media Center
Inside Indonesia
International NGO Forum on Indonesia Development (INFID)
Kelompok Pelita Sejahtera (KPS)
Konmas HAM (National Commission on Human Rights Indonesia)
Konsorsium Pembaruan Agraria (KPA)
Kontras - Komisi Untuk Orang Hilang dan Korban Tindak kekerasan / The Commission for Disappeared and Victims of Violence
Media Bebas
Media Indonesia
Moluks Informatie- en Documentatiecentrum
Organisasi Papua Merdeka/Free Papua Movement
Partai Komunis Indonesia
Partai Rakyat Demokratik Indonesia (PRD)
People's Resistance in Indonesia
Perhimpunan Demokratik Sosialis Organiser
Partai Rakyat Miskin
Urban Community Mission - Center for Migrant Worker
Watch Indonesia!
Yayasan Lembaga Bantuan Hukum Indonesia / Indonesian Legal Aid
YPKP 65/66


ALIRAN - A Reform Movement dedicated to Justice, Freedom & Solidarity
All Women's Action Society of Malaysia (AWAM) Barefoot Journalists - An experimental participatory project of Citizen Reporting in Penang
Coalition Against Health Care privatisation
Consumer's Association of Penang
DEMA - Malaysia Youth and Students Democratic Movement
ERA Consumer
Federation of Malaysian Consumers Associations
FTA Malaysia
HAKAM - National Human Rights Society, see also their links section
Idealis Mahasiswa
Labour Resource Centre
Malaysia Media Monitors' Diary
Malaysia Youth and Students Democratic Movement (DEMA)
Malaysian Democracy
Malaysian Trades Union Congress
Media Pekerja / Workers’ Media
NUPCIW - National Union of Petroleum and Chemical Industry Workers
Partai Rakyat Malaysia (PRM)
Parti Keadilan Nasional/National Justice Party
Parti Sosialis Malaysia (PSM)
People Before Profits
Pesticide Action Network (PAN)
Rengah Sarawak
RiceCooker Infoshop
Sahabat Alam Malaysia (SAM)
Suara Sosialisme Malaysia
SUARAM - Struggling for Human Rights in Malayasia
Third World Network
Universiti Bangsar Utama
Women's Aid Organisation
Women's Centre for Change, Penang
Womyn for Womyn
Youth for Change (Y4C)


Action for Economic Reforms
Akbayan! - Citizen's Action Party
Alliance of Concerned Teachers (ACT!)
Alliance of Progressive Labor
Anarchist Festival Manila
Ang Katipunan ng Samahang Maharlika (Ang Kasama)
Arkibong Bayan
Asia Pacific Research Network
Bagong Alyansang Makabayan (BAYAN)
Bayan Muna
Bayan Tubig : Philippine Water Vigilance Network
Center for Migrant Advocacy
Centre for Philippine Concerns
Centro Saka
Courage Online - Online Center for Phillippine Public Sector Workers
Democratic Socialist Women of the Philippines (DSWP)
Development Action for Women Network
Diversity and Equality Philippines
DIY HC Pinoy Punk
Ecumenical Institute for Labor Education and Research (EILER)
Freedom from Debt Coalition (FDC)
Gabriela Network
Health Action Information Network (HAIN)
IBON Databank
Institute for Popular Democracy (IPD)
ISIS International Manila
Kilusang Mayo Uno/ May 1st Movement (KMU)
Kinaiyahan Unahon Collective
Kilusang Magbubukid ng Pilipinas (KMP)
Laban ng Masa (Struggle of the Masses)
Labour Education and`Research Network (LEARN)
Ang LADLAD - The National Organization of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Filipino
Manila Independent Media Collective
Mendiola Narratives
National Democratic Front of the Philippines
Neo-Angono (artist collective) - Legacies of the Marcos Dictatoship
New Union of Workers of Triumph Int'l Philippines
Peace Advocates for Justice, Truth and Healing (PATH)
Philippine Alliance for Human Rights Advocates (PAHRA)
Philippine Center for Investigative Journalism
Philippine Center for Policy Studies (PCPS)
Philippine Human Rights Information Center
Philippine Migrants Rights Watch
Philippine-European Solidarity Centre
Philippine Revolution Web Central
Philippines Against Child Trafficking
Pinoy Plus - People living with HIV and AIDS
Saligan - Sentro ng Alternatibong Lingap Panligal
Solidarity Philippines Australia Network
Surfacing - A Photo Project on the Lives and Families of Desaparecidos
Tanggol Kalikasan
Task Force Detainees of the Philippines
T'bak, a network of Filipino Activists in the Struggles During Martial Law
Third World Studies Center Workers' Assistance Center


Lion City DIY
People Like Us (PLU)
Sayoni : To Empower Queer Asian Women
Singapore Rebel
Think Centre
Worker's Party of Singapore
Yawning Bread


Awakening Foundation
Chin-zin Labor Center
Ching-jen Labor Health and Safety Service Center
Civil Media
Collective of Sex Workers and Supporters (COSWAS)
Cool Loud Collective
Democratic Action Alliance
End Children Prostitution, Child Pornography & trafficking of Children for Sexual Purposes (ECPAT-Taiwan)
Environmental Information E-news
Frontier Foundation
Garden of Hope Foundation
Green Citzens' Action Alliance
Social Force
Taiwan Association for Human Rights
Taiwan Association for Victims of Occupational Health Injuries
Taiwan Confederation of Trade Unions (TCTU)
Taiwan Environmental Protection Union
Taiwan International Workers' Association (TIWA)
Taiwan Labor Front
Taiwan Migrants Forum
Workers' Democracy Association / Linkage Youth Labor Union


2519 [=1976] - The October 6 Massacre
Akha Heritage Foundation
Asian Research Center for Migration
Assembly of the Poor
A Buddhist View from Below
Campaign for Popular Media Reform
Center for Labour Information Service & Training
Dignity Returns
EMPOWER Foundation
Focus on the Global South
Freedom Against Censorship Thailand (FACT)
Friedrich Ebert Stiftung - Thailand
Friends Without Borders
FTA Watch
HomeNet Thailand
Images Asia
JDA Observers (Thai-Malaysia Gaspipeline)
Midnight University
M Plus Thailand
Mon Study Center
People Coalition Party (PCP)
People's Information Center The April-May Crackdown 2010 (PIC)
Prachatai and english version
Protection Mun River Network
Protection Yom River Network
Sapaan - Alternative Media for LGBT
Service Worker IN Thailand (SWING)
Somchai Neelaphaijit
South Thailand Homepage
Thai Development Research Institute
Thai Labour Campaign
Thai Labour Museum
Thai Political Prisoners
Thai Queer Resources Centre (TQRC)
Transgender Women of Thailand
Triumph International (Thailand) Labour Union
Try Arm
News & Movements of Triumph International (Thailand) Labour Union
Webportal for Thai NGO's
WTO Watch Thailand