Ryan Wong

Dr Ryan Wong is Lead Researcher (Climate Policy) at the Climate Change in Southeast Asia Programme, ISEAS – Yusof Ishak Institute. 

Articles by Ryan Wong (3)

COP26 and Southeast Asia: Cop-outs and Take-Aways

Sharon Seah|Melinda Martinus|Ryan Wong

The conclusion of the 26th Conference of Parties in Glasgow has several implications for Southeast Asia.

Malaysia Goes Carbon Neutral, But With a Catch

Ryan Wong

Malaysia’s new target is more ambitious than any other target set by a Southeast Asian country so far. But the qualifier is achievement by 2050 ‘at the earliest’.

Don’t Miss the Turning Point of ASEAN’s Energy Plan

Ryan Wong

ASEAN’s Energy Plan is an empty fortress – dejected and under-delivered. But if done right, the region can turn a corner and do more to harness the power of renewables.