Biography of the Author Mabel Chan

Mabel Chan

Channel NewsAsia

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  1. Adolescence in crisis: Philippines' island of teen mums

    In the Philippines, about 14% of the female teenage population are either pregnant for the first time or are already a mother. GET REAL goes to ...
  2. Of ghost schools and miseducation in Pakistan

    Channel NewsAsia’s GET REAL investigates why Pakistan has more children out of school than anywhere in the world apart from Nigeria.
  3. Orphanages in Cambodia: The good, the bad and the exploitative

    Channel NewsAsia’s Get Real investigates the business of orphanage tourism in Cambodia, and uncovers stories of child exploitation and financial ...
  4. Why are haze-causing fires hard to put out?

    The recent haze was caused by fires in the peat swamp forests of Sumatra and Kalimantan which are extremely difficult to put out. Professor Sanjay ...
  5. Work till you die? Many elderly Germans want to do so

    Singapore is not the only country in the world that has to embrace an ageing workforce. Channel NewsAsia’s It Figures finds out how Germany, the ...
  6. Paternity leave in Sweden – letting fathers be the stay-home parent

    Sweden’s childcare leave system allows both parents flexibility in deciding how to split the 480 days of leave between them – the new season of ...
  7. The drive to save lives on the road with car technologies

    A one-hour special of Channel NewsAsia’s The Big Idea explores how automotive innovations are attempting to correct bad driving habits and reduce ...