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Ongoing Militarisation in Southeast Myanmar (Documentary)

The release of this documentary comes just after the Nationwide Ceasefire Agreement (NCA)’s first anniversary (October 15, 2016). It aims to inform a wide audience how the path towards a [...]

October 26th, 2016|Comments Off on Ongoing Militarisation in Southeast Myanmar (Documentary)

Drowning A Thousand Islands (Documentary)

A new documentary film launched by Action for Shan State Rivers (28 Sept 2016) reveals the unique natural beauty of the “Thousand Island” area along the Pang River tributary of [...]

October 3rd, 2016|Comments Off on Drowning A Thousand Islands (Documentary)

From Refugees to IDPs: Untold Story of Displacement Cycle in Burma – VIDEO

Today, on World Refugee Day (June 20, 2016), an animation created by Burma Link and Burma Partnership reminds the world of the plight of Mon refugees from Burma who were [...]

June 20th, 2016|1 Comment

Heart for Freedom: The Story of the Karen and the World’s Longest War

"Heart for Freedom" is a one hour documentary about the Karen People and their struggle for Freedom in what has become the world's longest ongoing conflict. Since World War II [...]

January 13th, 2016|Comments Off on Heart for Freedom: The Story of the Karen and the World’s Longest War

We’re Not Afraid – The Will of the People Cannot Be Defeated

Major General Nerdah Bo Mya, head of the Karen National Defence Organisation in an exclusive interview with Karen News said that the “Burma Army wanted the DKBA off the highway, they want the money and control over it.” […]

July 10th, 2015|Comments Off on We’re Not Afraid – The Will of the People Cannot Be Defeated

‘With Only Our Voices, What Can We Do?’

This is a short documentary about increased land confiscation and villagers’ responses in southeast Burma. Analysing information from the field gathered between December 2012 and January 2015, the Karen Human [...]

June 30th, 2015|Comments Off on ‘With Only Our Voices, What Can We Do?’

Recognise Our Education, Realise Our Dreams

A film that gives refugees the opportunity to speak for themselves about why it is so important that their refugee camp based education is recognised when the time comes for [...]

June 25th, 2015|Comments Off on Recognise Our Education, Realise Our Dreams

Message to the Karen People and Ethnic Nationalities: General Baw Kyaw Heh

Published on May 18, 2015 by Tribal Action Group General Baw Kyaw Heh, Vice Chief of Staff of the KNLA speaks words of encouragement to the Karen People and Ethnic [...]

May 25th, 2015|Comments Off on Message to the Karen People and Ethnic Nationalities: General Baw Kyaw Heh