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Without State Reform, Myanmar Isn’t Going Anywhere Fast
June 27, 2018
Without State Reform, Myanmar Isn’t Going Anywhere Fast
Myanmar’s unwieldy, inexperienced civil service weighs down efforts to move the country forward.
Without State Reform, Myanmar Isn’t Going Anywhere Fast
Can an India-China ‘Reset’ Help BCIM?
June 09, 2018
Can an India-China ‘Reset’ Help BCIM?
New Delhi needs to embrace the Bangladesh-China-India-Myanmar Forum for Regional Cooperation or be left behind.
Can an India-China ‘Reset’ Help BCIM?
Yaba: The Red Pills and the Rohingya
June 04, 2018
Yaba: The Red Pills and the Rohingya
Bangladesh’s cities are awash with red methamphetamine pills that come in from Myanmar.
Yaba: The Red Pills and the Rohingya
Despite International Pressure, 2 Journalists Remain Behind Bars in Myanmar
May 25, 2018
Despite International Pressure, 2 Journalists Remain Behind Bars in Myanmar
The trial of Reuters journalists Wa Lone and Kyaw Soe Oo continues to drag on with no end in sight.
Despite International Pressure, 2 Journalists Remain Behind Bars in Myanmar
Will Rohingya Refugees Ever Be Repatriated to Myanmar?
April 05, 2018
Will Rohingya Refugees Ever Be Repatriated to Myanmar?
New developments make the repatriation of Rohingya refugees from Bangladesh far more difficult.
Will Rohingya Refugees Ever Be Repatriated to Myanmar?
Rohingya Crisis Demands Australian Leadership on Human Rights
March 20, 2018
Rohingya Crisis Demands Australian Leadership on Human Rights
Canberra is duty-bound to speak up on human rights, and must review its defense assistance to states that flout international law.
Rohingya Crisis Demands Australian Leadership on Human Rights
Beyond the Rohingya: Myanmar’s Other Crises
February 08, 2018
Beyond the Rohingya: Myanmar’s Other Crises
With Rakhine state in the international spotlight, Myanmar’s abuses in Kachin state continue with little global notice.
Beyond the Rohingya: Myanmar’s Other Crises
The Rohingya in Bangladesh: Living in Limbo
February 03, 2018
The Rohingya in Bangladesh: Living in Limbo
The conflict and humanitarian crisis is far from over; it has merely evolved.
The Rohingya in Bangladesh: Living in Limbo
Myanmar’s Challenging Path to Peace
February 01, 2018
Myanmar’s Challenging Path to Peace
Building trust between the Tatmadaw and the ethnic armed groups is the starting point of the path to peace.
Myanmar’s Challenging Path to Peace
Who Dares Speak Truth to Power in Myanmar?
January 18, 2018
Who Dares Speak Truth to Power in Myanmar?
Why the fate of the two detained journalists is intertwined with the future of the political transition of Myanmar.
Who Dares Speak Truth to Power in Myanmar?
Does the New Myanmar-Bangladesh Rohingya Deal Really Matter?
November 28, 2017
Does the New Myanmar-Bangladesh Rohingya Deal Really Matter?
A closer look suggests that there is no shortage of reasons to be skeptical.
Does the New Myanmar-Bangladesh Rohingya Deal Really Matter?
Does Democracy’s Toehold in Myanmar Outweigh the Lives of the Rohingya?
October 17, 2017
Does Democracy’s Toehold in Myanmar Outweigh the Lives of the Rohingya?
Putting pressure on Aung San Suu Kyi could endanger her bargain with the military, but a system that allows ethnic cleansing may not be worth saving.
Does Democracy’s Toehold in Myanmar Outweigh the Lives of the Rohingya?
What Is the Tatmadaw’s Plan for the Rohingya?
October 14, 2017
What Is the Tatmadaw’s Plan for the Rohingya?
Myanmar’s military has spent decades engineering a genocide.
What Is the Tatmadaw’s Plan for the Rohingya?
The Danger of Linking the Rohingya Crisis to Terrorism
October 13, 2017
The Danger of Linking the Rohingya Crisis to Terrorism
The perils of portraying the Rohingya crisis through securitized lens are quickly becoming apparent.
The Danger of Linking the Rohingya Crisis to Terrorism
5 Hidden Costs of the RCEP to People and Planet
October 12, 2017
5 Hidden Costs of the RCEP to People and Planet
Trade negotiators are meeting next week in South Korea to discuss the RCEP, which could impact billions of lives.
5 Hidden Costs of the RCEP to People and Planet
Rohingya Fleeing Myanmar Face Difficulties in Thailand
September 29, 2017
Rohingya Fleeing Myanmar Face Difficulties in Thailand
Thailand needs to take action to address its failure to offer protection to those most in need.
Rohingya Fleeing Myanmar Face Difficulties in Thailand
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