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Amid a Worsening Human Rights Situation, the Burma Government Must End the Persecution of Human Rights Defenders

July 26th, 2015|0 Comments

Press release by the Assistance Association for Political Prisoners (Burma) and Burma Partnership | July 24, 2015

 The Burma Government must immediately cease the targeting, oppressing, stifling, controlling and silencing of […]

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The EAOs’ Senior Delegation and the Union Peace Working Committee Complete Third Day of 8th Meeting for Conclusive Negotiations of the NCA

July 26th, 2015|0 Comments

Joint press release by the SD and the UPWC | July 24, 2015

After the third day of negotiation, the EAOs’ Senior Delegation (SD) and the Union Peace Working Committee (UPWC) reached initial agreements on most of […]

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New Beginning for the Karen: ‘I Am Not Here Playing the Game – I Am Here to Sacrifice’

July 21st, 2015|0 Comments

Burma Link | July 21, 2015

The Karen National Defence Organisation (KNDO) Day was celebrated at the KNDO Headquarters in the Karen State on July 16, 2015. The KNDO, one of the world’s oldest existing revolutionary armed […]

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Refugee Students Learn Life’s Lessons

July 21st, 2015|0 Comments

Melanie Keyte / Democratic Voice of Burma (DVB) | 17 July 2015

Close to the Burmese-Thai border, young Karenni refugees study desperately to gain acceptance into universities worldwide. But with talks of repatriation echoing through the camps, it’s […]

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KWO Six Months Summary of Human Rights’ Violations in Karen State, January to June 2015

July 14th, 2015|0 Comments

Karen Women’s Organization (KWO) | July 8, 2015

The Karen Women’s Organization (“KWO”) collected information regarding continuing serious human rights abuses perpetrated by the Burma Army in all seven districts in Karen State from January to June […]

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Calling for All Parties to Uphold the Voices and Rights of Refugees Along the Thailand-Burma Border

June 20th, 2015|0 Comments

On this World Refugee Day, you can help Burma Link spread the word and call for all parties to uphold the voices and rights of the refugees along the Thailand-Burma border!
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Burma Link April 2015 Newsletter – Download Your Free Copy

April 18th, 2015|0 Comments

Burma Link’s April 2015 newsletter is out now!

You can download your free copy here (PDF).

The newsletter covers the period between October 2014 and March 2015. […]

Burma Link upholds the voices of the people of Burma and works to empower the people to become active agents in driving positive change in their lives and communities. We are the link between the world and the people of Burma, helping the world reach in and the people of Burma reach out. We help the people to share information and their stories with both local and global communities and provide all actors easy access to a wealth of information on Burma and its borders. Our main focus is on Burma’s long-silenced ethnic nationalities and displaced people.

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