Progressive Voice - Resources (433 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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February 20, 2019 • Author: Environmental Investigation Agency

State of Corruption: The Top-level Conspiracy Behind the Global Trade in Myanmar’s Stolen Teak

Introduction The forests of Myanmar are defined by their monetary value and have been part of the military and economic elites’ profits and, in some cases, survival for decades. The entire legal state forestry and timber trade sectors have been systematically riddled with... Read more ►

February 19, 2019 • Author: Karen Human Rights Group

Skirmishes Between the KNLA and Tatmadaw and Indiscriminate Shelling in Lu Thaw Township

This Short Update describes a skirmish that took place between the Tatmadaw and the KNLA in February 2019. It took place after three incidents of Tatmadaw soldiers firing artillery shells indiscriminately into civilian villages. The local communities have fled into th... Read more ►

February 18, 2019 • Author: Renaud Cachia, Thura Myint Lwin

Methamphetamine Use in Myanmar, Thailand, and Southern China: Assessing Practices, Reducing Harms

Over the past decade, methamphetamine use has grown more popular in Myanmar, Thailand and Southern China. Based on in-depth interviews conducted with individuals who use methamphetamine, this briefing sheds light on the importance of promoting an environment that reinforces,... Read more ►

February 10, 2019 • Author: Free Burma Rangers

Global Day of Prayer for Burma 2019

On the cover of this year’s magazine is Naw Moo Day Wah, whom we first met after she was shot by the Burma Army in 2001. She was eight years old then and when we met her again in January 2018 she was married and had a new baby. “Will the Burma Army attack again, will I ... Read more ►

February 8, 2019 • Author: Free Burma Rangers

Landmines Plague Civilian Life in Kachin State

While a ceasefire was announced on Dec. 21 between the Burma government and Ethnic Armed Organizations (EAOs) in Kachin and northern Shan states, civilians continue to become victims of the conflict. Between 22 December 2018 and 12 January 2019, three civilians were killed a... Read more ►

February 4, 2019 • Author: MACDO & Mads Barbesgaard/ Transnational Institute

Investing in Mon State?

How beneficial is the new policy of encouraging investment in Myanmar’s Mon state? Questions around investments in Mon State are heating up these days. The Economic Affairs Reviewing Committee of the Mon State Parliament has announced that, within the next few months, ... Read more ►

January 31, 2019 • Author: Human Rights Watch

Dashed Hopes: The Criminalization of Peaceful Expression in Myanmar

Summary The National League for Democracy (NLD) took office in March 2016 as the first democratically elected, civilian-led government in Myanmar since 1962, generating tremendous optimism that the country would see a significant shift toward openness. Parliament itself inc... Read more ►

January 31, 2019 • Author: Transnational Institute (TNI)

“က်ဳပ္တို႔အေပၚ စစ္ေၾကညာျခင္း” – ၂၀၁၈ ခုႏွစ္ VFV ဥပ ေဒျပင္ဆင္ခ်က္ႏွင့္ တိုင္းရင္းသားလူမ်ိဳးမ်ားအေပၚ ရိုက္ ခတ္မႈမ်ား

ၿငိမ္းခ်မ္းေရး၊ ဒီမိုကေရစီႏွင့္ ဖြံ႔ၿဖိဳးတိုးတက္ေရးအတြက္ မရွိမျဖစ္လိုအပ္သည့္ ေျမယာဆိုင္ရာ ရပိုင... Read more ►

January 29, 2019 • Author: Free Expression Myanmar

Daring to Defy Myanmar’s Patriarchy

ျမန္မာျပည္တခြင္တြင္ အမ်ိဳးသမီးလူ႔အခြင့္အေရးကာကြယ္ သူမ်ားသည္ ခြဲျခားဆက္ဆံမႈမ်ား ႏွင့္ မမွ်တမႈမ်... Read more ►

January 10, 2019 • Author: Free Burma Rangers

Burma Army Tortures Civilians and Pa-Oh Rangers Block Human Trafficking Attempt

The Free Burma Rangers’ Pa-Oh team, which operates in southern Shan State, conducted two missions last year, with their June/July mission being of particular note. Not only did the team provide valuable medical services and hygiene supplies to some of the poorest and most ... Read more ►

January 8, 2019 • Author: Karen Peace Support Network and Saferworld

Security, Justice and Governance in South East Myanmar: A Knowledge, Attitudes and Practices Survey in Karen Ceasefire Areas

Saferworld and the Karen Peace Support Network present unprecedented insights into peoples’ perceptions of security, justice and governance in south east Myanmar. In 2017 and 2018, we spoke to over 2,000 people across 72 villages across south east Myanmar about their exp... Read more ►

December 17, 2018 • Author: Public International Law and Policy Group

Documenting Atrocity Crimes Committed against the Rohingya in Myanmar’s Rakhine State

About this Report In March and April 2018, the Public International Law & Policy Group (PILPG), undertook an as yet unprecedented large-scale and comprehensive human rights documentation investigation mission in the refugee camps and settlement areas in Eastern Banglade... Read more ►