Lim Chee Han

Lim Chee Han is a founding member of Agora Society and a policy researcher. He holds a PhD in infection biology from Hannover Medical School, Germany, and an MSc in immunology and BSc in biotechnology from Imperial College London. Health and socioeconomic policies are his concerns. He believes a nation can advance significantly if policymaking and research are taken seriously.


1 week ago

Addressing pandemic-induced global medical supply issues

Proposal to require more even distribution of technology, supply gathering steam at UN.

1 month ago

Rakyat’s diverse voice should be amplified to break down communal lines

Rakyat’s diverse voice should be amplified to break down communal lines

2 months ago

RCEP, a lesser ‘evil’ but is it necessary?

Free-trade deals often come at huge costs to the local economy and are not the only ways to develop the country.

RCEP, a lesser ‘evil’ but is it necessary?

3 months ago

CMCO not failing, probably the better compromise

Government strategy to contain Covid-19 working, must continue targeted lockdowns for high-risk areas.

CMCO not failing, probably the better compromise

4 months ago

Malaysia’s reservations about vaccine plan may be justified

Malaysia’s reservations about vaccine plan may be justified


6 months ago

Sabah vote’s coronavirus risks

Sabah vote’s coronavirus risks

8 months ago

A case for anti-hopping law

A case for anti-hopping law

9 months ago

Civil society need not bow to politicians

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Civil society need not bow to politicians

2 years ago

A government ill-prepared for ICERD

It had the advantage of resources to run a convincing campaign for policies it favours, but failed to do so.

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A government ill-prepared for ICERD

2 years ago

Is the 2019 health budget well placed?

An analysis of the Health Ministry's budget and its policies and programmes shows whether Pakatan has put its money where its mouth is.

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Is the 2019 health budget well placed?

2 years ago

When it comes to voting, age not just a number

When it comes to voting, age not just a number

2 years ago

Extending healthcare to B40

Extending healthcare to B40

2 years ago

Unethical to single out foreign workers as being 'unhygienic'

Controversial paper on migrant workers' hygiene highlights shortcomings in the ethical evaluation of scientific studies.

Unethical to single out foreign workers as being 'unhygienic'

2 years ago

Specialist brain drain a public healthcare woe

Specialist brain drain a public healthcare woe

2 years ago

Democracy in building our cities