ILO representatives, Wai Hnin Po and Hkun Sa Mun Htoi, discuss the treatment of housemaids in Myanmar, many of whom are often children from poor families who are vulnerable to abuse. Photo: Ei Cherry Aung/Myanmar Now
22 October 2016
The International Labour Organisation (ILO) has long had an office in Myanmar that...
Mr Adriano Campolina, Chief Executive of the international development agency, Action Aid International, left, speaks with Mizzima Editor in Chief Soe Myint, right. Photo: Thet Ko/Mizzima
15 October 2016
On a recent visit to Myanmar, Mr Adriano Campolina, Chief Executive of the international...
Human Rights Commission member U Zaw Win (right) seen at the Parliament in Nay Pyi Taw. Photo: Min Min/Mizzima
14 October 2016
On October 6, the President’s Office issued a notice saying the human rights commission...
KIA soldiers. Photo: Min Min/Mizzima
13 October 2016
As we move towards the end of the year, civil war continues to rage across the country...
Photo: Raymond Pagnucco
12 October 2016
Last week Myanmar media and Facebook were ablaze with reports of clashes between the...
A soldier from Kachin Independence Army (KIA) poses for a photo as his officer stands beside at the Laja Yang front line in Laiza, Kachin state. Photo: Nyein Chan Naing/EPA
08 October 2016
It was hoped that the Union Peace Conference (UPC) ...
Ambassador of the United States to Myanmar Mr Scot Marciel. Photo: Thet Ko/Mizzima
08 October 2016
Ambassador of the United States to Myanmar ...
Photo: Hong Sar/Mizzima
08 October 2016
The Indian government recently invited delegations of Buddhist monks and teachers, tour...
Kachin people hold placards reading 'For a more peaceful day, war is not the way.' and 'Stop civil war in Kachin State' during a protest held to show opposition to the conflict between the Myanmar Army and Kachin Independence Army (KIA) in Kachin State, in Myitkyina, Kachin State, Myanmar, 3 October 2016. Photo: Seng Mai/EPA
08 October 2016
Air strikes, artillery offensives, thousands of civilians fleeing their homes.
04 October 2016
Myanmar is high on the list of priorities for Denmark when it comes to the labour market...
17 September 2016
Has Aung San Suu Kyi sold out her fellow Nobel Peace Laureate the Dalai Lama?
Aye Thada Hla. Photo: Myanmar Now
31 August 2016
Aye Thada Hla is a communications coordinator of the Gender Equality Network comprising...