Progressive Voice - Resources (328 found)

Progressive Voice was born out of the work of Burma Partnership and formally established in October 2016. Comprehensive resources on the situation of human rights in Myanmar prior to the establishment of Progressive Voice can still be found on Burma Partnership’s website at

၂၀၁၆ ခုႏွစ္ ေအာက္တိုဘာလတြင္ ျမန္မာ့အေရးပူးေပါင္းေဆာင္ရြက္သူမ်ားအဖြဲ႔မွ ေရွ႕ေျပးအသံအဖြဲ႔သို႔ ေျပာင္းလဲဖြဲ႔စည္းခဲ့သည္။ ထိုေျပာင္းလဲဖြဲ႔စည္းျခင္းမတိုင္မီ ျမန္မာႏုိင္ငံလူ႔အခြင့္အေရး အေျခအေနႏွင့္ပတ္သက္သည့္ အခ်က္အလက္မ်ားကုိ ျမန္မာ့အေရးပူးေပါင္းေဆာင္ရြက္သူမ်ားအဖဲြ႔၏ ၀က္ဆုိဒ္  တြင္ ရယူႏုိင္ပါသည္။

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မိမိရွာလိုေသာ အေၾကာင္းအရာမ်ားကို ေအာက္ပါအကြက္မ်ားထဲတြင္ ေရြးခ်ယ္ျဖည့္စြက္ ရွာေဖြႏိုင္ပါသည္။

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April 3, 2018 • Author: Prime Minister Trudeau’s Special Envoy to Myanmar / Government of Canada

“Tell them we’re human” What Canada and the world can do about the Rohingya crisis

Executive Summary As Prime Minister Trudeau’s Special Envoy to Myanmar, I engaged in extensive research, travel and meetings with key interlocutors from October 2017 to March 2018 to assess the violent events of August 2017 and afterward that led more than 671,000 Rohingya... Read more ►

April 3, 2018 • Author: Karenni Civil Society Network

ျမန္မာ့တပ္မေတာ္ သစ္ထုတ္လုပ္မႈေၾကာင့္ ကရင္နီျပည္နယ္၏ ၿငိမ္းခ်မ္းေရးႀကိဳးပမ္းမႈ ၿခိမ္းေျခာက္ခံရျခင္း

စာတမ္းတုိ အျပည့္အစုံ ျမန္မာဘာသာကုိ ဤေနရာတြင္ ရယူႏုိင္သည္။ Download full briefer in English HERE.   ... Read more ►

April 3, 2018 • Author: Karenni Civil Society Network

Ongoing Burma Army Logging Threatens Peace Efforts in Karenni State

Summary This briefing paper analyzes how Burma Army exploitation of natural resources in Karenni State is undermining efforts by the Karenni National Progress Party to seek peace, as happened over twenty years ago. In 1995, the Karenni National Progress Party (KNPP) signed ... Read more ►

April 2, 2018 • Author: Center for Strategic and International Studies

Kyaukpyu: Connecting China to the Indian Ocean

The Issue Chinese state-owned firms have reached agreements with Myanmar to construct a $7.3 billion deep-water port and $2.7 billion industrial area in a special economic zone at Kyaukpyu along the coast of the Bay of Bengal. The strategic town is the terminus of a $1.5 ... Read more ►

April 1, 2018 • Author: Odhikar

Human Rights Monitoring Report (1-31 March 2018)

Executive Summary The month of March is very significant in the history of Bangladesh. In 1971 the people of this country became resilient against the exploitation and suppression of the West Pakistan regime and developed a struggle for independence in order to destroy the u... Read more ►

March 30, 2018 • Author: Network for Human Rights Documentation - Burma

Report on the Human Rights Situation in Burma ( January – December 2017)

Executive Summary ● ND-Burma documented 50 human rights violations in 2017. 39 violations took place in 2017, 6 in 2016, 4 in 2015, and 1 in 2014. ● The most common human rights violation recorded was torture (24 cases), followed by extrajudicial killing (11 cases), and ... Read more ►

March 26, 2018 • Author: Shan Human Rights Foundation

Killing and torture of civilians by Burma Army in Kyaukme and Mong Kung townships

1.Two villagers shot dead by IB 23 troops near Upper Yeywa dam site in Kyaukme township On March 18, 2018, Burma Army troops from IB 23 shot dead two civilians riding a motorcycle near Wan Shwe Kyaung village, about five miles from the Upper Yeywa damsite in Kyaukme township... Read more ►

March 24, 2018 • Author: Asia Justice And Rights, Karen Women’s Organization, Ta’ang Women’s Organization and Vimutti Women Organization

ၿငိမ္းခ်မ္းေရးအတြက္ အမွန္တရားကုိဖြင့္ဟျခင္း။ ။ ျမန္မာႏုိင္ငံရွိ အျပစ္ေပးခံရျခင္းမွ ကင္းလြတ္ေနမႈတုိ႔ႏွင့္ဆုိင္သည့္ အမ်ိဳးသမီးမ်ား၏ အေတြ႔အၾကံဳမ်ား

စစ္ပဲြမ်ားၾကားႏွင့္ ဖိႏွိပ္မႈမ်ားေအာက္မွ ရွင္သန္လြတ္ေျမာက္သူအမ်ိဳးသမီးမ်ားသည္ ၎တုိ႔ႀကံဳေတြ႔ရသ... Read more ►

March 24, 2018 • Author: Asia Justice And Rights, Karen Women’s Organization, Ta’ang Women’s Organization and Vimutti Women Organization

Speaking Truth for Peace: Women’s Experiences of War and Impunity in Myanmar

Women survivors of conflict and oppression are often haunted by silence and invisibility—both before and after the violations they experience. They are often pushed to the fringesof society—marginalized, perhaps even demonized, and disempowered. The full truth about what... Read more ►

March 21, 2018 • Author: Assistance Association for Political Prisoners (Burma)

2017 Analysis: Freedom of Expression & Prison Conditions

Throughout 2017 repressive laws infringed upon the civil and political rights of individuals, ethnic minority groups and the media. Vaguely worded laws have led to arbitrary arrests, pre-trial detention, and wrongfully imprisoned individuals, actions that conflict with right... Read more ►

March 19, 2018 • Author: ACAPS

Rohingya Crisis: Pre-monsoon Review Created

This brief outlines the potential impact of rains, floods and landslides in the camps of Cox’s Bazar. To do so, it draws on past impact of rains in these camps, as well as in Cox’s Bazar and in Bangladesh more generally. It also draws on similar camp settings and natural... Read more ►

March 15, 2018 • Author: Free Burma Rangers

They Are Running Again, This Time With Babies: Over 1,700 Villagers Flee as Burma Army Attacks and Builds Roads in Northern Karen State

In northern Karen State, in an area considered part of the ceasefire, recent Burma Army troop build-ups, shooting at villagers, and killing of livestock have caused 1,736 people from 14 villages to flee to safer areas. The villages include: Ler Mu Plaw, Yee Gaw Lo Der, Bla... Read more ►

March 12, 2018 • Author: Amnesty International

Remaking Rakhine State

Six months after the start of a brutal military campaign which forced hundreds of thousands of Rohingya women, men and children from their homes and left hundreds of Rohingya villages burned the ground, Myanmar’s authorities are remaking northern Rakhine State in their abs... Read more ►

March 9, 2018 • Author: Doctors Without Borders

“No one was left”: Death and Violence Against the Rohingya in Rakhine State, Myanmar

In the early hours of 25 August 2017, the Myanmar military launched “clearance operations” in Rakhine State, ostensibly in response to coordinated attacks by Rohingya armed groups on Border Guard Police outposts. This resulted in an estimated 688,000 mainly Rohingya peop... Read more ►

March 8, 2018 • Author: The Assistance Association for Political Prisoners (Burma)

ႏိုင္ငံေရးလႈပ္ရွားမႈမ်ားႏွင့္၎တုိ႔ပါဝင္ေဆာင္ရြက္ခဲ့မႈမ်ား။ ။ အမ်ိဳးသမီးႏုိင္ငံေရးအက်ဥ္းသူမ်ား၏ အက်ဥ္းက်ခံရစဥ္ကေတြ႔ႀကံဳခံစားခဲ့ရမႈမ်ား

အက်ဥ္းခ်ဳပ္ ကမာၻတစ္ဝန္းတြင္ အက်ဥ္းခ်ခံထားရမႈႏႈန္းမ်ားသည္ တျဖည္းျဖည္း ျမင့္တက္လွ်က္ရွိၿပီး ၿပီးခ... Read more ►