“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.”
The report said Myanmar has no female township administrators and just 0.11 percent of ward and village-tract adminis
The Nationwide Women Forum on Peace, Security and Development, jointly organized by women's human rights organization
Never mind the fact that Myanmar's most famous person is a woman—Nobel laureate Aung San Suu Kyi.
An exile women's rights group will for the first time co-host an event in Burma when the Women's Forum (Burma/Myanmar
The Women's Initiative Network for Peace (Win-Peace) has expressed serious concern at the continued imprisonment of h
As the dark-grey rain clouds gather and another late afternoon monsoon downpour threatens to unleash itself on the ci
The aid plans were launched earlier this year by Norway, the World Bank, European Union, United Kingdom, United Natio
The Women's League of Burma (WLB) told a Burmese government peacemaking delegation on Thursday in Bangkok that it wan
Including women in the peacemaking process could bring about a speedier and more durable resolution to Myanmar's ethn
While Aung San Suu Kyi enjoys iconic status in Myanmar (also known as Burma), women remain invisible in this country
It is never easy to persuade those who have acquired power forcibly of the wisdom of peaceful change," Aung San
Five years ago, this panel would not have happened. Even a year ago, Burma did not receive a lot of media attention.
Eleven of the 21 people who are applying to register the National League for Democracy (NLD) party with the Burmese E
An outside observer of Burmese politics might assume women in Burma have made progress towards equality in a way that
Sixteen years after Burma's military regime reached a ceasefire deal with the country's second largest rebel group, t
As Burma gears up for its first election in more than 20 years, Ye Maung and Khin Pyu Win explore key issues facing i
The coming elections in Burma on Nov. 7 are not a step toward real democracy.
Whatever else happens after this year's election, it is clear that one thing is certain not to change—namely, t
As Cho Cho Kyaw Nyein travels around Burma trying to garner support for the Democratic Party (DP), she is met with ad
With a date now set for elections in Burma, the 40 parties that have been approved to run are out on the campaign tra
Her father died when she was two, one of her brothers was killed by a landmine, and her home was burnt down by soldie
A lifetime of frustration in politics in Myanmar has not tired Ms Cho Cho Kyaw Nyein.
A lifetime of frustration in Burmese politics has not wearied Cho Cho Kyaw Nyein.
Burmese women in Thailand are making their voices heard for the sake of peace in Burma to mark democracy icon
The Burmese communities living in different parts of the world have started coordinated demonstrations against the mi
While Aung San Suu Kyi remains the most widely-known woman suppressed for her political views in Burma, the jails in
In military-ruled Burma's Karen state, tradition and a male-dominated social order have long guaranteed men the role
Women who fled conflict and oppression in military-ruled Burma have become a potent political force during their live
A statement where WLB strongly condemns the SPDC for their violent attacks and unlawful arrests of protestors peacefu
“Burma Women's Voices for Hope” is the sixth edition of the Women's Voices series.
The military government consistently denies that Burma has no political prisoners.
WOMEN OF BURMA
Every year on the 8th of March, women all over the world commemorate the International Women's Day
September 21, 2010 is International Day of Peace.
With women's rights on the decline in Burma, Mizzima reporter The The interviewed Thin Thin Aung from the Women's Lea
Daw Nita Yin Yin May From Women Of Burma Uk On Eu & Usa Policy On Burma & Reject 2010 Election
The Women's League of Burma welcomes the inclusion of two women parliamentarians in the newly formed union level Peac
If people have heard of the Southeast Asian country known alternately as “Myanmar” or “Burma,&rdquo