Stratbase ADR Institute: “The South China Sea Arbitration Award 12 July 2016: Promoting a Rules-Based International System?” – 12 July 2018 Forum Materials

  Materials from the Stratbase Albert Del Rosario Institute conference entitled, “The South China Sea Arbitration Award 12 July 2016: Promoting a Rules-Based International System?” held July 12, 2018, at the Turf Room, Manila Polo Club, Makati City may be downloaded through the links below. Opening Remarks: Albert Del Rosario (Download) Keynote Speech: Vice President… Read More

What now for the Philippines after July 12 ruling, ‘Quad’ revival?

Dr. Renato de Castro, Trustee and Convenor of the National Security and East Asian Affairs Program, Stratbase ADR Institute On July 12, 2016, the Permanent Court of Arbitration (PCA) finally came out with its ruling on the case between the Philippines and China over the South China Sea dispute. This historic ruling rejected the historical claims… Read More

Remarks of Amb. Albert del Rosario: “China’s Grand Larceny”

CHINA’S GRAND LARCENY Stratbase ADR Institute Forum | July 12, 2018 By: Albert del Rosario Chair of ADR Institute Former Secretary of Foreign Affairs and Philippine Ambassador to the United States It is my honor to welcome you as we mark the second anniversary of the UNCLOS Arbitral Tribunal’s decision on the Philippines’ case against… Read More

What territory are you referring to President Xi?

Dr. Renato de Castro, Trustee and Convenor of National Security and East Asian Affairs Program of the Stratbase ADR Institute During US Secretary of Defense James Mattis’s three-day visit to China, President Xi Jinping bluntly told the visiting American defense official: “Our stance is steadfast and clear-cut when it comes to China’s sovereignty and territorial… Read More