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March 21, 2017 • Author: Alliance for Gender Inclusion in the Peace Process

Moving from Discrimination to Inclusion: Gender Perspectives on the Political Dialogue Themes (Burmese)

5 ခြဲျခားဆက္ဆံမႈမ်ားကင္းေဝးရာမွ အားလံုးအလံုးစံုပါဝင္မႈဆီသို႔ – ႏိုင္ငံေရးစကားဝုိင္း အေၾကာင္းအရ... Read more ►

March 21, 2017 • Author: Alliance for Gender Inclusion in the Peace Process

Moving from Discrimination to Inclusion: Gender Perspectives on the Political Dialogue Themes

Throughout its history, Myanmar’s political life has seen a very low rate of women’s participation in the realms of politics, the economy, and peace-building. This can largely be attributed to a pervasive cultural attitude that sees women as only being suited to roles in... Read more ►

March 16, 2017 • Author: Transnational Institute

Myanmar’s Next Great Transformation: Enclosing the Oceans and our Aquatic Resources

Top-down conservation projects, (Eco-)tourism, large-scale aquaculture and the expansion of industrial infrastructure are transforming Myanmar. Myanmar’s coastal and inland aquatic resources are vast, but these evolving processes and dynamics raise important questions... Read more ►

March 16, 2017 • Author: Advisory Commission on Rakhine State

ရခုိင္ျပည္နယ္ဆုိင္ရာ အႀကံေပးေကာ္မရွင္၏ ၾကားျဖတ္ အစီရင္ခံစာ

  အစီရင္ခံစာ အျပည့္အစုံကုိ ဤေနရာတြင္ ရယူႏုိင္သည္။ ... Read more ►

March 16, 2017 • Author: Advisory Commission on Rakhine State

Advisory Commission on Rakhine State: Interim Report and Recommendations

Introduction Mandate of the Advisory Commission The Advisory Commission on Rakhine State – chaired by Mr Kofi Annan – was established on 5 September 2016 at the behest of Myanmar’s State Counsellor Daw Aung San Suu Kyi. According to the Commission’s Terms of Referenc... Read more ►

March 16, 2017 • Author: Transnational Institute

သမုဒၵရာႏွင့္ ေရေအာက္သယံဇာတမ်ားကို ျခံခတ္သိမ္းဆည္းျခင္း။ ။ ျမန္မာႏိုင္ငံဧ။္ ေနာက္ထပ္ၾကီးက်ယ္သည့္ ျပဳျပင္ေျပာင္းလဲေရး ေျခလွမ္းတစ္ရပ္

ျမန္မာႏိုင္ငံသည္ ၾကီးက်ယ္သည့္ ျပဳျပင္ေျပာင္းလဲေရးသံသရာစက္၀န္းသစ္ဧ။္ ေရွ ့တန္းမ်က္ႏွာစာေပၚ ေရာက... Read more ►

March 15, 2017 • Author: Karen Human Rights Group

Dooplaya Situation Update: Win Yay Township, June to July 2015

This Situation Update describes events occurring in Win Yay Township, Dooplaya District during the period between June and July 2015, including the relationship between Tatmadaw and civilians, the relationship between Karen National Liberation Army and civilians, education... Read more ►

March 15, 2017 • Author: Alliance for Gender Inclusion in the Peace Process

ခြဲျခားဆက္ဆံမႈမ်ားကင္းေ၀းရာမွ အားလံုုးအလံုုးစံုုပါ၀င္မႈဆီသိုု႔ ႏုုိင္ငံေရးစကား၀ုုိင္းအေၾကာင္းအရာမ်ားအေပၚက်ား မ ေရးရာ ဂ်ဲန္ဒါအျမင္ရႈေထာင့္မ်ား

အစီရင္ခံစာ ျမန္မာဘာသာကုိ ဤေနရာတြင္ ရယူႏုိင္သည္။ Download full report in English HERE. ... Read more ►

March 15, 2017 • Author: Alliance for Gender Inclusion in the Peace Process

Moving From Discrimination to Inclusion: Gender Perspectives on the Political Dialogue Themes

Along with the celebrations of International Women’s Day happening around the world, AGIPP is pleased to launch its second policy brief, ‘Moving from Discrimination to Inclusion: Gender Perspectives on the Political Dialogue Themes’. This policy brief gives reflect... Read more ►

March 15, 2017 • Author: Joint Strategy Team

Humanitarian Situation Update in Northern Shan State, 15th March 2017

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March 15, 2017 • Author: Phil Robertson, Asia Division Deputy Director/Human Rights Watch

A New Wave of Atrocities is Being Committed Against Muslims in Burma’s Rakhine State

The burned-out mosques in Sittwe, the capital of the Rakhine state in western Burma, loom as silent reminders of an atrocity, hiding behind overgrown bushes and cement walls amid the daily port city bustle. But approach these mosques with a camera, and the policeman on guar... Read more ►

March 14, 2017 • Author: Burma Human Rights Network

The Humanitarian Crisis Beneath the Conflicts: Report Detailing Dire Humanitarian Needs in Burma’s Rakhine and Kachin States

Executive Summary: Conflict in Burma’s Rakhine and Kachin States have internally displaced nearly 140,000 and 100,000 respectively The UN’s World Food Program (WFP) in Burma is currently running with a funding gap of USD $37 million The UN’s Office for Coordination fo... Read more ►

March 13, 2017 • Author: FORUM-ASIA and Progressive Voice

Briefing Paper on the Human Rights Situation in Burma/Myanmar

Progressive Voice and the Asian Forum for Human Rights and Development (FORUM-ASIA), an organization in consultative status to the United Nations Economic and Social Council, released a joint briefing paper today to coincide with the 34th session of the United Nations Human... Read more ►

March 9, 2017 • Author: Free Burma Rangers

Putting Our Hope in God – FBR Teams Go to Help New IDPs in Kachin State

  Sha It Yang IDP camp On January 14th high in the Kachin mountains, along the border with China, are acres of blue tarps erected as makeshift shelters. This morning, frost covered the ground as IDPs started their fires for warmth and went to carry water for cooking. A ... Read more ►

March 9, 2017 • Author: United States Institute of Peace

China and Myanmar’s Peace Process

For multiple historical, ethnic, geographic, political, and economic reasons, China has been and will remain an integral player in Myanmar’s internal peace process, particularly regarding the ethnic armed groups in northern Myanmar. Informed by numerous interviews in both ... Read more ►