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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.

 

KWO to Boost Women’s Role in all Stages of the Peace Process

February 24th, 2017|0 Comments

Karen News | February 24, 2017 With the government’s gender quota in peace process events continuing to fall far short, the Karen Women Organization has announced plans to help bolster women’s participation [...]

Ethnic Leader Calls on Suu Kyi to Include All Armed Groups in NCA

February 23rd, 2017|0 Comments

By Min Sit Ye Naing / DVB | February 23, 2017 All ethnic armed groups should be included in the Nationwide Ceasefire Agreement (NCA), according to Nai Hongsa, the vice-chairman of the [...]

Ethnic Politicians Call for Guarantees ahead of NCA Signing

February 23rd, 2017|0 Comments

S.H.A.N. | February 23, 2017 Several ethnic politicians have voiced the opinion that the Burmese government must offer greater guarantees if ethnic armed groups are to sign the nationwide ceasefire agreement (NCA), [...]

NCA Non-Signatories Meet in Wa Enclave Amid Fears of Peace Process ‘Stagnation’

February 22nd, 2017|0 Comments

By Naw Noreen / DVB | February 22, 2017 Ethnic armed groups that are not signatory to the Nationwide Ceasefire Agreement (NCA) on Tuesday kicked off a meeting at the United Wa [...]

Refugee Youth Must Have the Opportunity to Participate in Burma’s Transition

February 22nd, 2017|0 Comments

[Yangon, 22 February 2017] – Today, Burma Link, Karen Student Network Group (KSNG) and Karen Youth Organisation (KYO) launch a documentary, “Unrecognised Leaders, Tomorrow’s Hope: Raising the Voices of Forgotten Youth.” The [...]

2202, 2017

Refugee Youth Must Have the Opportunity to Participate in Burma’s Transition

February 22nd, 2017|0 Comments

[Yangon, 22 February 2017] – Today, Burma Link, Karen Student Network Group (KSNG) and Karen Youth Organisation (KYO) launch a documentary, “Unrecognised Leaders, Tomorrow’s Hope: Raising the Voices [...]

1702, 2017

Urgent APRRN Statement: ‘Rohingya Island’ Proposal is Dangerous, Absurd and Inhumane

February 17th, 2017|0 Comments

Asia Pacific Refugee Rights Network (APRRN) | February 17, 2017 The Asia Pacific Refugee Rights Network (APRRN), a civil society network of over 300 members, expresses serious concern [...]

1002, 2017

International Organizations Urge Burma / Myanmar Govt: Stop the Hate

February 10th, 2017|0 Comments

Joint statement by 34 international organizations | February 10, 2017 For release on Fri 10 Feb 2017: Thirty-four international, regional and national organisations working in solidarity for human [...]

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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Giving Birth on the Run: Kachin Flee as Burma Army Attacks

February 14th, 2017|0 Comments

Free Burma Rangers | February 13, 2017 Thousands of Kachin, Shan, Lisu and Kokang citizens have recently fled heavy fighting in Northern Shan State, Burma along the Chinese border. Numerous war crimes [...]

State Counselor’s Seventy Anniversary Panglong Message: Self-Confidence and Courage Essential but Fair NCA Game Plan and Rules More Important

February 14th, 2017|0 Comments

Sai Wansai | February 13, 2017 On February 12, seventy anniversary of the Union Day, State Counselor Aung San Sui Ky’s message to the non-signatory Ethnic Armed Organizations (EAOs) that haven’t yet [...]

Burma Rangers Lead the Way – We Are Ready to Go

February 10th, 2017|0 Comments

Free Burma Rangers | February 9, 2017 Mission Report for Muthraw and Toungoo Districts in Karen State and parts of southern Karenni State After ten weeks of training the teams embarked on [...]

The Aftermath of U Ko Ni’s Assassination: Constitutional Conundrum Remains to be Resolved

February 6th, 2017|0 Comments

By Sai Wansai / Shan Herald Agency for News (S.H.A.N.) | February 05, 2017 Days after U Ko Ni’s assassination the police department, and for that reason the home ministry, hasn’t come up with [...]

KWO to Boost Women’s Role in all Stages of the Peace Process

February 24th, 2017|0 Comments

Karen News | February 24, 2017 With the government’s gender quota in peace process events continuing to fall far short, the Karen Women Organization has announced plans to help bolster women’s participation at all levels of peace events. “All women [...]

Ethnic Leader Calls on Suu Kyi to Include All Armed Groups in NCA

February 23rd, 2017|0 Comments

By Min Sit Ye Naing / DVB | February 23, 2017 All ethnic armed groups should be included in the Nationwide Ceasefire Agreement (NCA), according to Nai Hongsa, the vice-chairman of the United Nationalities Federal Council (UNFC), which is due [...]

Ethnic Politicians Call for Guarantees ahead of NCA Signing

February 23rd, 2017|0 Comments

S.H.A.N. | February 23, 2017 Several ethnic politicians have voiced the opinion that the Burmese government must offer greater guarantees if ethnic armed groups are to sign the nationwide ceasefire agreement (NCA), and say such proposals must be laid out [...]

NCA Non-Signatories Meet in Wa Enclave Amid Fears of Peace Process ‘Stagnation’

February 22nd, 2017|0 Comments

By Naw Noreen / DVB | February 22, 2017 Ethnic armed groups that are not signatory to the Nationwide Ceasefire Agreement (NCA) on Tuesday kicked off a meeting at the United Wa State Army’s Panghsang headquarters as a spokesperson for [...]

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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