This report exposes the systematic cover-up of the Burmese Army’s involvement in the rape-murder of two Kachin teachers in Kawng Kha village, northern Shan State, exactly one year ago. “Justice Delayed, Justice Denied” by the Kachin Women’s Association Thailand (KWAT)…Read More...
A briefing by Burmese Rohingya Organisation UK. The briefing paper provides analysis of the election from the perspective of the Rohingya and information on Rohingya political parties and candidates who have been banned from participating. When the people of Burma…Read More...
Burma Briefing No. 41 Download the briefing here With elections scheduled in Burma on 8 November, this briefing contains detailed analysis of what is likely to happen after election day, the process of the elections, and key election statistics. Key…Read More...
A report from Fortify Rights This report, prepared for Fortify Rights by the Allard K. Lowenstein International Human Rights Clinic at Yale Law School, finds strong evidence that the government of Myanmar is responsible for genocide against Rohingya Muslims. The…Read More...
A report from Physicians for Human Rights assessing the human rights, livelihood, and health impacts on communities displaced by the reservoir created by Paunglaung dam in southern Shan state. The purpose of this research was to determine if human rights…Read More...
Report by the International Trade Union Confederation The report finds that Burma continues to be a “high-risk” country for foreign investors, with persistent human rights abuses and an economy still largely controlled by the Burmese army and their cronies. The…Read More...
Summary of the Current Situation As of the end of September, there are 96 political prisoners incarcerated in Burma, with 466 activists currently awaiting trial for political actions. This month, six political activists were arrested in total, one of whom…Read More...
Summary of the Current Situation As of the end of August, there are 108 political prisoners incarcerated in Burma, with 459 activists currently awaiting trial for political actions. This month, 16 political activists were arrested in total, two of whom…Read More...
- Aid to Burma
- Arms Embargo
- Aung San Suu Kyi
- Crimes Against Humanity
- Crisis in Eastern Burma
- Crisis in Kachin State
- Cyclone Nargis
- Persecution of the Rohingya
- Political Prisoners
- Rape and Sexual Violence
- Targeted Sanctions
- The 2010 Election
- The Dirty List
- The Total Campaign
- The United Nations and Burma
- Trade and Investment