“It’s important to be aware of what’s going on in the world and to think about how you can start to make a difference, even when you’re a kid.”
Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra offered Burma's pro-democracy leader Aung San Suu Kyi her support in a coming by-e
The Burmese army has been following a policy of systematically raping women and girls to subjugate the country's rebe
Within the 8-month long armed conflict against ethnic groups in Shan and Kachin States, Burma Army soldiers have rape
Eleven of the 21 people who are applying to register the National League for Democracy (NLD) party with the Burmese E
Today the U.S.
“I was terrified.
The hostilities between the Burmese military and ethnic Kachin get worse every day and the abuses are much worse than
“We fled our village to a hiding site before the fighting began.
For November, in which Portugal has the Security Council presidency, the MAP provides recommendations on country situ
Three Chinese women were gang-raped Friday by Burmese soldiers under Burma Army's Military Operation Command-3 (MOC-3
Human rights activists are reporting an increased incidence of rape against Kachin women in areas of recent military
Reports emerged last week from Kachin and Shan States that rape is still being used as a tactic by the Burmese army t
Despite the formation of a new civilian government after last year's elections, recent developments in Burma only ind
17th Regular Session of the UN Human Rights Council
Tens of thousands of stateless Muslim Rohingya women and girls who fled persecution in Myanmar for safety in Banglade
Something is seriously out of tune here.
For April, in which the United States has the Security Council presidency, the MAP provides recommendations on the si
The Burmese military leadership should adopt measures to end abuses and ensure that those responsible are held accoun
An outside observer of Burmese politics might assume women in Burma have made progress towards equality in a way that
The world must pay attention to the brave Burmese women whose struggle for human rights places their lives and health
When independent researchers fanned out across military-ruled Myanmar's mountainous Chin State to catalogue human-rig
Over the past decade there has been growing recognition of the importance of women's engagement in all aspects of con