Progressive Voice - Press Releases (692 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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November 22, 2018 • Author: Kaladan Press Network

New Report Debunks “Terrorist Attack” Pretext for Burma Army Operations Against Rohingya

A new report by Kaladan Press gives a detailed account of the Burma Army’s August 2017 “clearance operations” in the large fishing village of Alethankyaw in southern Maungdaw, uncovering new evidence that the operations against the Rohingya were carefully pre-planned, ... Read more ►

November 20, 2018 • Author: Christian Solidarity Worldwide and Human Rights Watch

Northern Burma Delegation Calls for Action to Hold Perpetrators of Crimes Against Humanity and War Crimes Accountable and Allow Aid to Displaced People

A delegation of religious leaders, women’s rights activists and civil society groups representing the Kachin, Shan and Ta’ang ethnic nationalities from Burma (Myanmar) completed a visit to London and Brussels today, in which they called for action to end impunity for war... Read more ►

November 15, 2018 • Author: Human Rights Watch

Halt Rohingya Repatriation Plan: Conditions Unsafe Until Myanmar Ensures Rights, Security

(New York) – The Bangladesh government should follow the recommendations of senior United Nations refugee and human rights officials and immediately halt the proposed repatriation of Rohingya refugees to Myanmar, Human Rights Watch said today. The authorities have deployed... Read more ►

November 14, 2018 • Author: The Border Consortium

Human Security in South Eastern Myanmar: New Report From The Border Consortium

Bangkok / Yangon – The legacy of protracted conflict and displacement continues to threaten human security in south eastern Myanmar according to recent field research. At least 162,000 people remain internally displaced while assessments found that 17% of children in commu... Read more ►

November 14, 2018 • Author: Burma Human Rights Network

Rohingya cannot be pressured or forced into repatriation to Burma

LONDON: Burma Human Rights Network is calling on the Government of Bangladesh to postpone plans to repatriate Rohingya refugees back to Burma until conditions are acceptable to do so. Bangladesh and Burma have agreed to begin repatriating at least 2, 000 Rohingya back to Bur... Read more ►

November 10, 2018 • Author: Burmese Rohingya Organisation UK

ASEAN Leaders Must Push Myanmar to End Rohingya Genocide

Southeast Asian leaders must stop burying their heads in the sand and pressure Myanmar to end the ongoing genocide against Rohingya when they gather in Singapore next week, said the Burmese Rohingya Organisation UK (BROUK). ASEAN heads of state are meeting for the 33rd ASEAN... Read more ►

November 6, 2018 • Author: United Nations Human Rights Office of the High Commissioner

Myanmar: UN Expert Pleads for Rohingya Returns to Stop, Fears Repeat Abuses May Await

GENEVA (6 November 2018) – A UN human rights expert has implored Bangladesh to shelve plans to start repatriating Rohingya refugees to Rakhine State this month, saying the Myanmar Government had failed to provide guarantees they would not suffer the same persecution and h... Read more ►

November 2, 2018 • Author: ASEAN Parliamentarians for Human Rights

Southeast Asian Lawmakers Urge Regional Governments to Bring Journalists’ Killers to Justice

JAKARTA, 2 November 2018 – Southeast Asian governments must end a growing assault on press freedom across the region and hold to account those responsible for killing media workers, ASEAN Parliamentarians for Human Rights said today on the International Day to End Impunity... Read more ►

November 1, 2018 • Author: Burma Human Rights Network

Repatriation Plans for Rohingya are Premature and Inhumane

London, UK – Burma Human Rights Network vehemently opposes plans by the Bangladeshi and Burmese governments to begin repatriation of the nearly 800,000 Rohingya refugees in mid-November of 2018, which would put that at risk of serious harm and deprivation of human righ... Read more ►

October 31, 2018 • Author: Tavoyan Women’s Union

တနသၤာရီတိုင္းေဒသၾကီးအတြင္း အမ်ိဳးသမီးႏွင့္ မိန္းကေလးငယ္မ်ားအေပၚ အၾကမ္းဖက္မႈဆန္႔က်င္ေရး လုပ္ငန္းစဥ္ အေျခအေနႏွင့္ အေတြ႔အႀကံဳမ်ား သတင္းစာရွင္းလင္းပြဲ

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October 31, 2018 • Author: European Commission

Myanmar: EU Mission Assesses Human Rights and Labour Rights Situation

A monitoring mission of experts from the European Commission and the European External Action Service visited Myanmar from 28 to 31 October. This follows deeply worrying developments highlighted in various United Nations reports, in particular as regards human rights viol... Read more ►

October 31, 2018 • Author: Burma Human Rights Network

Life Threatening Conditions Continue in Northern Rakhine State

London – BHRN’s Findings on Suffering in Northern Rakhine State Reinforced by UN Investigator. The Burma Human Rights Network has documented evidence which corroborates statements made on October 24th, 2018 by the chair of the UN fact-finding mission on Myanmar, Mark... Read more ►