On 19 January 2018, a proposal was approved by the Chinese Communist Party Congress to amend China’s Constitution. This proposal is to be discussed at the 13th National People's Congress in March. What are the potential changes to China’s Constitution?
Amazingly, the Constitution of the Kingdom of the Netherlands has endured for more than 200 years now. What can countries undergoing constitutional transition in the 21st century learn from this remarkable case?
Last week the Japanese prime minister Abe announced a new defence policy. Part of his plans is a reinterpretation of the famous war-renouncing article 9 of the country’s constitution. The announcement has triggered a storm of protest in and outside Japan.