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Comprehensive resource collection on Burma and the border, with a specific focus on conflict, human rights, peace process, and displacement issues.

 

Rethinking Ethnicity in the Classroom

March 29th, 2017|0 Comments

By Ewan Cameron / Frontier | March 28, 2017 The role of culture in education is often a controversial subject. In Myanmar, the debate is largely focused on the language of instruction, [...]

Ethnic Alliance in the Limbo: UNFC Disintegration Accelerated by NMSP Moves?

March 28th, 2017|0 Comments

By Sai Wansai / Shan Herald Agency for News (S.H.A.N.) | March 27, 2017 For weeks, since the Panghsang or Pangkham meeting of seven, non-signatory of Nationwide Ceasefire Agreement (NCA) Ethnic Armed Organizations [...]

Arbitrary Arrest of Two Villagers by Burma Border Guard Force in Mong Yawng, Eastern Shan State

March 28th, 2017|0 Comments

Update by the Shan Human Rights Foundation | March 27, 2017 Two villagers were arbitrarily arrested by Burma Army Border Guard Force (BGF) troops in Mong Yawng, eastern Shan State, during March [...]

UN Human Rights Council Decides to Urgently Dispatch an International Fact Finding Mission to Burma/Myanmar

March 27th, 2017|0 Comments

Forum Asia, KWAT, Progressive Voice, PWO and Women's Peace Network Arakan | March 24, 2017 (Geneva, 24 March 2017) – Today, in a landmark decision, the UN Human Rights Council passed a [...]

ND-Burma Statement on the International Day for the Right to the Truth Concerning Gross Human Rights Violations and for the Dignity of Victims

March 27th, 2017|0 Comments

By ND-Burma | March 24, 2017 ND-Burma Statement on the International Day for the Right to the Truth Concerning Gross Human Rights Violations and for the Dignity of Victims On the International [...]

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Arbitrary Arrest of Two Villagers by Burma Border Guard Force in Mong Yawng, Eastern Shan State

March 28th, 2017|0 Comments

Update by the Shan Human Rights Foundation | March 27, 2017 Two villagers were arbitrarily arrested by Burma Army Border Guard Force (BGF) troops in Mong Yawng, eastern [...]

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UN Human Rights Council Decides to Urgently Dispatch an International Fact Finding Mission to Burma/Myanmar

March 27th, 2017|0 Comments

Forum Asia, KWAT, Progressive Voice, PWO and Women's Peace Network Arakan | March 24, 2017 (Geneva, 24 March 2017) – Today, in a landmark decision, the UN Human [...]

2403, 2017

WCRP release: “Cracks in the Silence: Sexual Violence against Children and Challenges to Accessing Justice in Mon State and Mon Areas of Southeast Burma”

March 24th, 2017|0 Comments

Today HURFOM’s Women and Child Rights Project (WCRP) releases their latest report, “Cracks in the Silence: Sexual violence against children and challenges to accessing justice in Mon State [...]

FEATURED Joint report by Burma Link and Burma Partnership: Voices of Refugees – Situation of Burma’s Refugees Along the Thailand-Burma Border. Burma Link’s report collection has over 50 reports about Burma issues with a focus on publications by local organisations. We regularly update the collection, which currently includes reports by AAPP, ND-Burma, TBC, KWAT, SWAN, and many more.

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Ethnic Alliance in the Limbo: UNFC Disintegration Accelerated by NMSP Moves?

March 28th, 2017|0 Comments

By Sai Wansai / Shan Herald Agency for News (S.H.A.N.) | March 27, 2017 For weeks, since the Panghsang or Pangkham meeting of seven, non-signatory of Nationwide Ceasefire Agreement (NCA) Ethnic Armed Organizations [...]

WANTED! – Karen Leader with Political Smarts, Works for the People and Listens to the People…

March 20th, 2017|0 Comments

Karen News | March 20, 2017 The 16th Congress of the Karen National Union (KNU) is underway. Karen News spoke to Karen leaders to get their opinions on the election for a [...]

Ethnic Communities Protest Dams Risking Lives, Cultures and Environments

March 18th, 2017|0 Comments

Leena Zieger / Democratic Voice of Burma (DVB) | March 17, 2017 Ethnic communities across Burma are raising their voices to strongly oppose plans by the Burma government and the global hydropower [...]

Unrecognized and Forgotten: Refugee Youth in Burma’s Transition

March 13th, 2017|0 Comments

Leena Zieger / The Irrawaddy | March 11, 2017 The changes in Burma’s political landscape have affected the country’s population in varying ways. Among the less fortunate citizens are tens of thousands [...]

Rethinking Ethnicity in the Classroom

March 29th, 2017|0 Comments

By Ewan Cameron / Frontier | March 28, 2017 The role of culture in education is often a controversial subject. In Myanmar, the debate is largely focused on the language of instruction, with representatives of ethnic minorities pushing for the [...]

Arbitrary Arrest of Two Villagers by Burma Border Guard Force in Mong Yawng, Eastern Shan State

March 28th, 2017|0 Comments

Update by the Shan Human Rights Foundation | March 27, 2017 Two villagers were arbitrarily arrested by Burma Army Border Guard Force (BGF) troops in Mong Yawng, eastern Shan State, during March 13-18, 2017. On March 12, at 8 pm, [...]

ND-Burma Statement on the International Day for the Right to the Truth Concerning Gross Human Rights Violations and for the Dignity of Victims

March 27th, 2017|0 Comments

By ND-Burma | March 24, 2017 ND-Burma Statement on the International Day for the Right to the Truth Concerning Gross Human Rights Violations and for the Dignity of Victims On the International Day for the Right to the Truth Concerning [...]

IDPs Fearful as Food Rations Set to End

March 24th, 2017|0 Comments

By KIC / Burma News International (BNI) | March 24, 2017 With donor-supplied food rations set to stop soon, internally displaced families in Kayin (Karen) State say they are worried about their future, yet have little recourse. Donors are expected [...]

KIA General Gun Maw: ‘To Talk and Live as Equals, That is Genuine Peace’

The Irrawaddy | January 17, 2017 Following the first meeting of the 21st Century Panglong Peace Conference in August, fighting intensified in northeastern [...]

Toungoo Interview: Saw A—, October 2016

Report by Karen Human Rights Group (KHRG) | November 21, 2016 This Interview with Saw A--- describes the situation in Htaw Ta Htoo [...]

DKBA Splinter Group: ‘They Want to Wipe Us Out’

By SAW YAN NAING / The Irrawaddy | September 8, 2016 CHIANG MAI, Thailand — As Burma’s Union Peace Conference began in Naypyidaw in [...]


Ongoing Militarisation in Southeast Myanmar (Documentary)

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Drowning A Thousand Islands (Documentary)

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