Asia Pacific Currents

Saturday 9:00am to 9:30am
Stories and issues from the Asia Pacific region with a labour and grassroots perspective. Regular interviews with activists from countries in the Asia Pacific region. Produced by Australia-Asia Worker Links.

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Diana Beaumont, Jiselle Hanna and Pier Moro

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Organising migrant workers on the Thai-Burma border and in Malaysia

Regional labour updates and Organising migrant workers on the Thai-Burma border and in Malaysia
9 May 2015
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Protests against the GST in Malaysia and the use of repressive legislation

Regional updates and interview with Arul, general secretary of Socialist Party of Malaysia, on arrests, repression and the GST in Malaysia
25 Apr 2015
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Aboriginal activist continues fight for justice for Palm Island community in Australia

Labour updates from the Asia Pacific region and interview with Lex Wotton on the ongoing fight for justice of Aboriginal people
18 Apr 2015
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Asia Pacific Currents 4 April 2015

Regional labour updates and analysis of the workers movement in Indonesia
4 Apr 2015
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About Asia Pacific Currents

Asia Pacific Currents (APC) is the program of Australia Asia Worker Links (AAWL). AAWL works to build international solidarity links between workers as the best means to develop and strengthen workers' rights in the Asia Pacific region.

We broadcast stories and issues from the Asia Pacific region giving a labour a grassroots perspective. Programs feature regular interviews with activists returning from solidarity visits, overseas guests visiting Australia, and activists from the Asia Pacific region.

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.

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APC can be contacted via AAWL website
Email AAWL
03 9663 7277
PO Box 45, South Carlton, Victoria, 3053. Australia