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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 www.burmapartnership.org

၂၀၁၆ ခုႏွစ္ ေအာက္တိုဘာလတြင္ ျမန္မာ့အေရးပူးေပါင္းေဆာင္ရြက္သူမ်ားအဖြဲ႔မွ ေရွ႕ေျပးအသံအဖြဲ႔သို႔ ေျပာင္းလဲဖြဲ႔စည္းခဲ့သည္။ ထိုေျပာင္းလဲဖြဲ႔စည္းျခင္းမတိုင္မီ ျမန္မာႏုိင္ငံလူ႔အခြင့္အေရး အေျခအေနႏွင့္ပတ္သက္သည့္ အခ်က္အလက္မ်ားကုိ ျမန္မာ့အေရးပူးေပါင္းေဆာင္ရြက္သူမ်ားအဖဲြ႔၏ ၀က္ဆုိဒ္ http://www.burmapartnership.org/  တြင္ ရယူႏုိင္ပါသည္။

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မိမိရွာလိုေသာ အေၾကာင္းအရာမ်ားကို ေအာက္ပါအကြက္မ်ားထဲတြင္ ေရြးခ်ယ္ျဖည့္စြက္ ရွာေဖြႏိုင္ပါသည္။

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UN Experts Call Rejection of Reuters Appeal a “Grave Injustice”

April 25, 2019 • Author: UN Human Rights Office of the High Commissioner

GENEVA (25 April 2019) – UN human rights experts said the rejection by Myanmar’s Supreme Court of a final appeal by two jailed Reuters journalists was a grave injustice, and represented a dark day for media freedoms and democracy in the country. On Tuesday, Myanmar’s t... Read more ►

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IDFA and IFFR Call for Immediate Release of Myanmar Filmmaker and Festival Director Min Htin Ko Ko Gyi

April 25, 2019 • Author: The International Documentary Film Festival Amsterdam and The International Film Festival Rotterdam

The International Documentary Film Festival Amsterdam (IDFA) and The International Film Festival Rotterdam (IFFR) issued a joint statement that calls for the immediate release of imprisoned Myanmar filmmaker and festival director Min Htin Ko Ko Gyi. We urge you to read the s... Read more ►

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Tata: Owner of Tetley, Jaguar and Land Rover: Stop Supplying Burma’s Genocidal Generals

April 25, 2019 • Author: Burma Campaign UK

Burma Campaign UK today called on Tata to immediately halt sales of equipment to the Burmese military, and cancel any service or parts contracts in place. Tata is a huge Indian company, with revenues of over $100bn a year. In the UK, they are best known for the Tetley tea br... Read more ►

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In Burma, the Same State That Pardons Also Imprisons

April 24, 2019 • Author: Burma Human Rights Network

24 April 2019, London, UK – Burmese Muslims and ethnic Rohingya were among those missing from the more than 9,000 prisoners pardoned last week by Burma’s President Win Myint to mark the annual Thingyan festival. The Burmese government regularly grants pardons—not to be... Read more ►

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Abuse or Exile: Myanmar’s Ongoing Persecution of the Rohingya

April 24, 2019 • Author: Refugees International

One million Rohingya refugees continue to live in Bangladesh, with little prospect for safe return to their homeland in western Myanmar. Forcibly displaced by years of persecution and a brutal ethnic cleansing campaign at the end of 2017, the Rohingya are understandably afr... Read more ►

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ျမန္မာ့တပ္မေတာ္မွ ေဒါင္းတုိ႔မ်ဳိးဆက္ သံခ်ပ္အဖြဲ႕ေခါင္းေဆာင္(၅)ဦးအား မတရားဖမ္းဆီးတရားစြဲဆုိခဲ့သည့္အေပၚ သေဘာထားထုတ္ျပန္ေၾကျငာခ်က္

April 23, 2019 • Author: Students and Youth Congress of Burma

၁။ျမန္မာႏုိင္ငံတြင္ၾကဳံေတြ႕ေနရေသာ ျပႆနာကိဓၥအရပ္ရပ္မ်ားအား ျပည္သူအမ်ား သိရွိေစႏုိင္ရန္အတြက္ သၾက... Read more ►

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IDFA and IFFR Call for Immediate Release of Myanmar Filmmaker and Festival Director Min Htin Ko Ko Gyi

April 23, 2019 • Author: International Documentary Film Festival Amsterdam and International Film Festival Rotterdam

Today, IDFA and IFFR issue a joint statement that calls for the immediate release of imprisoned Myanmar filmmaker and festival director Min Htin Ko Ko Gyi. We urge you to read the statement and sign your name below. We – filmmakers, film professionals, fest... Read more ►

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Supreme Court Upholds Conviction of Reuters Journalists

April 23, 2019 • Author: Article 19

ARTICLE 19 condemns today’s decision by Myanmar’s Supreme Court to uphold the conviction of Reuters journalists Wa Lone and Kyaw Soe Oo. The two men were arrested in December 2017 while researching a massacre of Rohingya men and boys by state security forces. In... Read more ►

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Supreme Court Rejects Reuters Journalist’s Appeal Against Jail Sentence

April 23, 2019 • Author: Christian Solidarity Worldwide

Burma’s Supreme Court today rejected an appeal by Wa Lone and Kyaw Soe Oo, two Reuters reporters who were sentenced to seven years in prison in September 2018, accused of breaching the Official Secrets Act. Wa Lone and Kyaw Soe Oo uncovered the massacre of 10 Rohingyas in... Read more ►

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U.S. Embassy Statement on Freedom of Speech

April 23, 2019 • Author: U.S. Embassy in Burma

The Supreme Court’s ruling in Wa Lone and Kyaw Soe Oo’s case is deeply disappointing. These convictions, like the recent detention of filmmaker Min Htin Ko Ko Gyi and of the Peacock Generation Thangyat troupe, and the recent charges brought against editor U Ye Ni and oth... Read more ►

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Myanmar Court Rejects Appeal by Reuters’ Wa Lone and Kyaw Soe Oo

April 22, 2019 • Author: Committee to Protect Journalists

New York, April 22, 2019–The Committee to Protect Journalists expressed deep disappointment today after the Myanmar Supreme Court upheld Reuters’ journalists Wa Lone and Kyaw Soe Oo’s convictions. Reuters reported that the Supreme Court justice said the app... Read more ►

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Promises Turn into A Statue: Unsettled Disputes of General Aung San Statue in A Land with Untold History

April 20, 2019 • Author: Athan – Freedom of Expression Activist Organization

Introduction Union government of Myanmar and regional governments’ political bandwagon, General Aung San statue projects reached Loikaw Township, capital of Karenni State in 2018. Ethnic residents, youth leaders and civil society organizations resisted the statue project ... Read more ►