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.
Parliament in session. Photo: Mizzima
26 December 2015
A Myanmar saying goes: “People like the preaching preached by who they like.”
Temporary displacement site in Mong Hsu Township, Shan State on 4 December 2015. Credit: OCHA
18 December 2015
Recently, there have been a series of armed clashes between the Shan State Army - North...
Garment factory workers at Hlaing Thayar industrial zone in Yangon in 2014. Photo: Mizzima
09 October 2015
As was to be expected the backlash against the approval of the minimum wage has led to...
Migrants from Myanmar work at a fish market in Samut Sakhon province, Thailand. Photo: EPA
04 August 2015
While many may have thought the boat people crisis in Southeast Asia couldn’t get worse,...
Conditions at garment factories are said to be improving, but many of the underlying concerns over pay and long hours remain. Photo: Hong Sar
18 May 2015
Foreign clothing companies are licking their lips as they seek to set up shop in Myanmar...