Salween River Is Not For Sale, Says Shan NGOs

August 24th, 2016|0 Comments

Shan Herald Agency for News (SHAN) | August 24, 2016 Shan civic groups held a press conference in Bangkok today, claiming that the Burmese government, led by Aung San Suu Kyi, is working secretly in support of dam construction on the Salween River, [...]

Concerns About the Naung Pha Dam on the Salween River

August 23rd, 2016|0 Comments

Shan Human Rights Foundation (SHRF) | August 23, 2016. Concerns about the Naung Pha dam on the Salween River By Action for Shan State Rivers Date: August 23, 2016 Background facts about Naung Pha dam Location: on the Salween River, between Lashio and [...]

Battles Rage Across Kachin As Representatives Meet in Yangon

August 23rd, 2016|0 Comments

Kachinland News | August 23, 2016 Local sources in Hpakant, Mogaung, Namti, Monyin, Kamaing, Momauk, and Mansi in Kachin State, and Kutkai and Nam Hkam in northern Shan State said they have seen more Burmese army troops arrived in trains and trucks as [...]

China’s Xi Jinping Pledges Support for Myanmar’s Peace Process

August 22nd, 2016|0 Comments

Radio Free Asia (RFA) | August 22, 2016 Myanmar State Counselor Aung San Suu Kyi received a pledge of support from Chinese President Xi Jinping on Friday in Beijing an upcoming peace conference that will bring together Myanmar government representatives, the national military, [...]

Holdout Armed Ethnic Groups Ready to Join Myanmar Peace Conference

August 19th, 2016|0 Comments

Radio Free Asia (RFA) | August 19, 2016 Three of Myanmar’s armed ethnic groups issued a statement on Thursday saying that they are prepared to join in the government’s Panglong Peace Conference at the end of this month if they receive an invitation, [...]

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New report “Invisible Lives: The Untold Story of Displacement Cycle in Burma”

August 15th, 2016|0 Comments

Burma Link, Burma Partnership and Human Rights Foundation of Monland (HURFOM) | August 12, 2016 Executive Summary Recently, much attention surrounding Burma has focused on [...]

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Media Advisory: Launch of the Report “Invisible Lives: The Untold Story of Displacement Cycle in Burma”

August 6th, 2016|0 Comments

August 6, 2016 On 12 August, 2016, Burma Link, Burma Partnership and Human Rights Foundation of Monland (HURFORM) will launch a new report titled, Invisible [...]

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