Background Information

Lots of background information about Burma and the Thailand-Burma border, including images and statistics, all clearly referenced.

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Voices of the People

Burma’s voices for change, unheard stories of people of Burma from all walks of life. Their experiences, struggles, successes, and dreams.

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Resource Collection

Comprehensive resource collection on Burma and the border, with a specific focus on people’s voice and the ongoing ethnic struggle.

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Most Popular Posts

Most Recent Posts

  • U Win Tin (1929- 2014), Burma’s moral compass

U Win Tin (1929- 2014), Burma’s moral compass

  • April 23rd, 2014

Alex Bookbinder / DVB, April 21, 2014
U Win Tin, a founding member of the National League for Democracy (NLD) and a prominent journalist whose political activities and writings served as a thorn in the military’s side for decades, died […]

  • Kachin Group: Burma Army Still Using Rape as a Weapon of War

Kachin Group: Burma Army Still Using Rape as a Weapon of War

  • April 17th, 2014

Press release by the Kachin National Organization, April 16, 2014
Kachin National Organization condemn Burma Army committing sexual violence and still using rape as a weapon of war
We strongly condemn Burma Army continues committing sexual violence and still using rape […]

Stories and Interviews

  • ‘Hate Speech Pours Poison Into the Heart’

‘Hate Speech Pours Poison Into the Heart’

  • April 10th, 2014

San Yamin Aung / The Irrawaddy, April 9, 2014
Well-known Burmese blogger and activist Nay Phone Latt launched the Panzagar (flower speech) campaign last week, which aims to oppose hate speech, a practice of attacking a person or group on the basis of […]

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Burma Link is a legally registered non-profit non-governmental organisation made up of volunteers from Burma and around the world. We come from various cultural and professional backgrounds, some of us refugees on the Thailand-Burma border and others born and educated in Western societies. We all believe that at this critical time of change in Burma, upholding the voices of all Burma’s people is more important than ever.

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