Summary of the Current Situation As of the end of July there are 120 political prisoners in Burma, with 448 activists awaiting trial. This month, 16 people were arrested and charged, 15 were indicted, 21 were sentenced, and 17 were…Read More...
Summary of the Current Situation As of the end of June, there are 169 political prisoners incarcerated in Burma, with 446 activists currently awaiting trial for political actions. This month, 24 political activists were charged in total. One of the…Read More...
A report by ND-Burma focusing on the need for acknowledgement of human rights violations victims’ experiences and for addressing their needs through reparation policy. The report focuses on the extrajudicial killings, torture and land confiscation by government forces those are…Read More...
Burma Briefing No. 39 This briefing paper highlights how Burma has taken no steps to implement the Declaration of Commitment to End Sexual Violence in Conflict, which it signed one year ago today. The Declaration contained twelve commitments to prevent…Read More...
Summary of the Current Situation As of the end of May, there are 163 political prisoners incarcerated in Burma, with 442 activists currently awaiting trial for political actions. MONTH IN REVIEW This month, 49 political activists were charged in total,…Read More...
Report by the Burmese Muslim Association (BMA) The aim of this report is to track the rapidly growing anti Muslim activities in Burma. Summary The marriage law has been amended, reducing the punishment for breach of the law. The Lower…Read More...
Burma Briefing No. 38 As thousands of Rohingya refugees from Burma lie starving in boats off the coasts of Thailand, Indonesia and Malaysia, this commentary looks at the root causes of the crisis. Attention is rightly focussed on these countries…Read More...
Summary of the current situation As of the end of April, there are 157 political prisoners incarcerated in Burma, with 453 activists currently awaiting trial for political actions. The government continues to violate the rights of its citizens, silencing its…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