Political Monitor 18 (12-31 July) - 6 August 2014
Update on the Peace Process - Briefing Paper No. 22, Burma Centre for Ethnic Studies - July 2014
Statement by Shan Nationalities League for Democracy (SNLD) (Burmese) - 15 May 2014
Burma Tests Man Returning From Africa for Ebola
From Irrawaddy - Aug. 20, 2014, 10:37 a.m.
Thai Coup Leaders Trigger Oil Investment Rush Into Burma
From Irrawaddy - Aug. 20, 2014, 10:35 a.m.
Thailand Gives Myanmar US$200,000 In Aid To Tackle Violence In Rakhine
From Bernama - Aug. 20, 2014, 10 a.m.
Regional Links Aiding Drug Syndicates in Burma: UNODC
From Irrawaddy - Aug. 20, 2014, 10 a.m.
Karenni State villagers ask Min Aung Hlaing to let them farm
From Democratic Voice of Burma - Aug. 20, 2014, 9:45 a.m.
Farmers sentenced 8 months for Mandalay plough protest
From Democratic Voice of Burma - Aug. 20, 2014, 8 a.m.
Enumeration of Rohingya a "complete failure", census observers say
From Myanmar Times - Aug. 20, 2014, 6 a.m.
Ooredoo’s services lacking, customers say
From Democratic Voice of Burma - Aug. 20, 2014, 6 a.m.
Which is better approach--three-party or eight-party in holding political dialogue?
From Eleven News Media - Aug. 19, 2014, 11:55 p.m.
MDCF’s founder gets another year in prison
From Eleven News Media - Aug. 19, 2014, 10:41 p.m.
Press Council (Interim) and me By Dr TheinMyint
Social work in Myanmar: a slow and difficult birth By Sara Ashencaen Crabtree and Jonathan Parker
Buddhism In Myanmar: Extremism Galore – OpEd By Sufyan bin Uzayr
Let us Stage another Saya San Revolution By Kanbawza Win
The challenges of being a democracy By Si Thu Aung Myint
Three–year journey of the peace process By Aung Naing Oo
What you should and shouldn’t see By Roger Mitton
Media suppression imperils Myanmar reform By Elliot Brennan
Working for a peaceful transition to democracy:
- Assisting in negotiations to end 65 years of armed conflict
- Helping build democratic institutions
- Empowering civil society and local communities
- Advocating for policies to sustain the transition