Emma Richards

Emma Richards is a full-time writer for Asian Correspondent. Originally from the UK, she has spent much of her life living in Southeast Asia contributing to news and travel publications. Her background is in urban development and homelessness in developing nations.

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New Zealand pledges to end homelessness before winter

NEW ZEALAND’S government has made a pledge to solve homelessness by getting all rough sleepers off the streets and into shelters before the winter weather arrives in about a month’s...

Burma’s ‘forgotten’ war

MUCH attention has been placed on the human rights record of Burma (Myanmar) in recent months as the military crackdown on Rohingya Muslims rightly dominates the headlines. But while the...