Progressive Voice - Statements (667 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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Opinion Statement on the Presidential Amnesty of the Burmese New Year

April 18, 2019 • Author: Assistance Association for Political Prisoners (Burma)

On Burmese New Year, April 17, 2019, 9535 local prisoners from different prisons were released under the order of the president’s amnesty. Moreover, a statement noted that presidential amnesty for prisoners will continue to be scrutinized. Since overcrowding in Burmese P... Read more ►

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20 Expert Organisations Urge Myanmar to Fully Guarantee the Internationally Protected Right to Freedom of Expression in the Constitution

April 11, 2019 • Author: 20 Organizations

11 April 2019 — A new parliamentary committee tasked with reviewing Myanmar’s constitution is an opportunity for the government to guarantee the democratic rights to free expression, media freedom, and access to information. We welcome the government’s creation of ... Read more ►

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Statement on the Killing of 20 Rohingya in Buthidaung Township

April 6, 2019 • Author: Arakan Rohingya Society for Peace and Human Rights (ARSPHR)

ARSPH are deeply concern about the intensified fighting in Rakhine State in last weeks between the Arakan Army (AA) and the Myanmar military forces. ... Read more ►

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Statement on the First Session of the Salween Peace Park General Assembly – April 5th 2019

April 5, 2019 • Author: Salween Peace Park

On this day, the 5th of April 2019, we the indigenous Karen communities of the Salween Peace Park gather to mark a moment of sorrow, and one of hope. Today marks the formal establishment of the Salween Peace Park General Assembly, with the swearing in of its 106 members who ... Read more ►

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Living Between 3 Fires: HURFOM’s International Mine Awareness Day 2019 Statement

April 4, 2019 • Author: Human Rights Foundation of Monland

Today, the Human Rights Foundation of Monland (HURFOM) is celebrating the International Day for Mine Awareness and Assistance in Mine Action. This year’s theme, “United Nations Promotes SDGs – Safe Ground – Safe Home,” reminds us that landmines, explosive remnants ... Read more ►

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ျမစ္ဆံုစီမံကိန္းအၿပီးတိုင္ဖ်က္သိမ္းေရး ႏိုင္ငံလံုးဆိုင္ရာ အစည္းအေဝး သေဘာထားေၾကညာခ်က္

April 1, 2019 • Author: ျမစ္ဆံုစီမံကိန္းအၿပီးတိုင္ဖ်က္သိမ္းေရး ႏိုင္ငံလံုးဆိုင္ရာကြန္ယက္

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Statement of INGOs in Myanmar on the Situation in Rakhine (1 April 2019)

April 1, 2019 • Author: 16 INGOs in Myanmar

As international NGOs supporting communities throughout Rakhine State, we express our deep concern with the continued fighting between the Myanmar Security and the Arakan Army Forces. This conflict is causing civilian casualties, displacing communities, and worsening the al... Read more ►

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End Reprisals Against Kyaw Soe Oo and Wa Lone

March 29, 2019 • Author: FORUM-ASIA

(Bangkok, 29 March 2019) – The Asian Forum for Human Rights and Development (FORUM-ASIA) urges Myanmar to end reprisals against journalists Kyaw Soe Oo and Wa Lone, for their investigations into what the United Nations has referred to as ‘gravest crimes under internation... Read more ►

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ရခိုင္ျပည္အတြင္း လက္ရွိျဖစ္ပြားေနေသာ စစ္ပြဲမ်ား၊ ႏိုင္ငံေရး အေျခအေနမ်ားႏွင့္ ပတ္သက္၍ ရခုိင္အသင္း(စကာၤပူ)၏ သေဘာထားထုတ္ျပန္ခ်က္ (၂/၂၀၁၉)

March 27, 2019 • Author: ရခိုင္အသင္း(စကာၤပူ)

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ဗမာတပ္မေတာ္မွ အျပစ္မဲ့ရခုိင္လူမ်ိဳးမ်ားအား ပစ္ခတ္သတ္ျဖတ္ျခင္း ႏွင့္ပတ္သက္၍ IKO ၏သေဘာထားထုတ္ျပန္ခ်က္

March 27, 2019 • Author: International Karen Organization

ထုတ္ျပန္ခ်က္ကို ဤေနရာ၌ ရယူပါ။ ... Read more ►

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LIOH Statement Regarding the World Bank’s 2019 Conference on Land and Poverty

March 25, 2019 • Author: Land in Our Hands

From the 25-29 the World Bank is hosting its annual conference on “Land and Poverty Conference 2019”.  This conference is pitched as a platform for experts to gather and present on solutions to the world’s land issues, including those afflicting Myanmar’s people tod... Read more ►

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INGOs Call on UN Secretary General to Ensure an Open and Transparent Review of UN operations in Myanmar

March 25, 2019 • Author: 19 International Non-Government Organizations

Open letter sent by 19 INGOs welcome the initiative to review UN operations in Myanmar and call on UN Secretary General to ensure the review to be open, transparent and its findings and recommendations made public. Download this open letter HERE. ... Read more ►