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Title: "Progressive Voice"
Description/subject: About "Progressive Voice": "Progressive Voice envisions a federal democratic Myanmar that is free of discrimination and upholds the principles of peace, justice, self-determination and human rights. Mission Our mission is to amplify the voices from the ground for a principled, rights-based policy narrative on Myanmar at a local, national and international level through cooperative, collaborative, and participatory research, analysis and advocacy. Who We Are Progressive Voice is a participatory rights-based policy research and advocacy organization rooted in civil society, that maintains strong networks and relationships with grassroots organizations and community-based organizations throughout Myanmar. It acts as a bridge to the international community and international policymakers by amplifying voices from the ground, and advocating for a rights-based policy narrative..."
Language: English
Source/publisher: "Progressive Voice"
Format/size: html
Date of entry/update: 13 February 2018


Individual Documents

Title: "Progressive Voice" 3 - 9 September, 2018
Date of publication: 09 September 2018
Description/subject: BRAVERY AMIDST THE DIREST CIRCUMSTANCES.....STATEMENTS AND PRESS RELEASES: International Kachin Community Supports Fact-Finding Mission’s Call to Refer Burma to the ICC By 25 Kachin International Organizations...Release Wa Lone and Kyaw Soe Oo, Protect Media Freedom, Promote Accountability By 83 Civil Society Organizations...Regional MPs Welcome Decision Granting International Criminal Court Jurisdiction Over Crimes Against Rohingya By ASEAN Parliamentarians for Human Rights...သတင္းေထာက္ကိုဝလံုး (ခ)သက္ဦးေမာင္ ႏွင့္ ကိုေက်ာ္စိုးဦး(ခ) မိုးေအာင္တို႔အား ေထာင္ဒဏ္(၇)ႏွစ္ ခ်မွတ္ျခင္းအေပၚ သေဘာထား ထုတ္ျပန္ခ်က္ By Association of Human Rights Defenders and Promoters...Reuters Journalists: Aung San Suu Kyi Must Release Them Today By Burma Campaign UK...Support of UN Independent International Fact-Finding Mission’s Call to Refer Myanmar to the International Criminal Court By Canadian Burma Ethnic Nationalities Organization...Burma: CSW Warns that Imprisonment of Journalists Undermines Democracy and Rule of Law By Christian Solidarity Worldwide...Refer Myanmar to the International Criminal Court: Pressure Mounts as Security Council Meets Today to Discuss Rohingya By Fortify Rights...Immediately and Unconditionally Release Reuters Journalists: 83 Civil Society Organizations in Myanmar Call for Release of Journalists and Accountability By Fortify Rights...7 Years for Reporting the Truth: Conviction of Reuters Journalists a Major Setback for Press Freedom By Human Rights Watch...ICC Pre-Trial Chamber I Rules That the Court May Exercise Jurisdiction Over the Alleged Deportation of the Rohingya People From Myanmar to Bangladesh By International Criminal Court...A Glimmer of Hope for Rohingya Victims, as ICC Says It has Jurisdiction Over Alleged Deportations By International Federation for Human Rights, Odhikar and Alternative ASEAN Network on Burma...Myanmar: Baseless Imprisonment of Two Reuters Journalists Decried By International Federation for Human Rights and Alternative ASEAN Network on Burma.....REPORTS: Burma Army Conscripts Porters, Detains Elderly and Children During “Clearance Operations” Near Upper Yeywa Dam Site in N. Shan State; Arrests, Tortures Villagers in S. Shan State By Shan Human.....RELATED POSTS: Immediately and Unconditionally Release Reuters Journalists: 83 Civil Society Organizations in Myanmar Call for Release of Journalists and Accountability...7 Years for Reporting the Truth: Conviction of Reuters Journalists a Major Setback for Press Freedom...သတင္းေထာက္ကိုဝလံုး(ခ)သက္ဦးေမာင္ ႏွင့္ ကိုေက်ာ္စိုးဦး(ခ)မိုးေအာင္ တို႔အား ေထာင္ဒဏ္(၇)ႏွစ္ ခ်မွတ္ျခင္းအေပၚ သေဘာထားထုတ္ျပန္ခ်က...Burma: CSW Warns that Imprisonment of Journalists Undermines Democracy and Rule of Law...Myanmar: Baseless Imprisonment of Two Reuters Journalists Decried.
Language: English, Burmese (ျမန္မာဘာသာ)
Source/publisher: "Progressive Voice"
Format/size: html
Date of entry/update: 11 September 2018


Title: "Progressive Voice" 26 August - 2 September, 2018
Date of publication: 02 September 2018
Description/subject: CRIME AND PUNISHMENT?.....STATEMENTS AND PRESS RELEASES: ARNO Welcomes the Report of the Independent International Fact-Finding Mission on Myanmar By Arakan Rohingya National Organisation...CSW Calls For End to Impunity After UN Fact Finding Mission Reports on Genocide And Crimes Against Humanity By Christian Solidarity Worldwide...Myanmar: End Restrictions on Humanitarian Aid in War-torn Kachin State By Fortify Rights...Refer Myanmar to International Criminal Court: Independent U.N. Mission Finds Myanmar Committed Atrocities Against Kachin, Rohingya, Shan By Fortify Rights...UK Minister Calls for International Action on Accountability and Support for Rohingya Refugees By Foreign & Commonwealth Office and Lord Ahmad of Wimbledon...UN Must Act Urgently on Recommendations by the International Fact Finding Mission on Myanmar By FORUM-ASIA, Progressive Voice, Equality Myanmar, Kachin Women’s Association Thailand, and Rohingya Women’s Welfare Society Swedish Statment at the UN Security Council Briefing on Myanmar...UN Security Council Should Seek Justice for Myanmar Atrocities: States Should Urgently Create Mechanism to Prepare Future Prosecutions By Human Rights Watch...Karen Communities Worldwide Welcomes UN Independent International Fact Finding Mission’s Call to Refer Burma to the International Criminal Court By Karen Communities Worldwide...‘Development without Us’: Village Agency and Land Confiscations in Southeast Myanmar By Karen Human Rights Group...Statement by Y.B. Dato’ Saifuddin Abdullah, Foreign Minister of Malaysia on the Report of the United Nations Independent International Fact-Finding Mission on Myanmar By Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Malaysia...Save the Children Statement on the Report of the Independent International Fact-Finding Mission on Myanmar By Save the Children...Tatmadaw Leaders Must be Investigated for Genocide, Crimes Against Humanity, War Crimes – UN Report By UN Fact Finding Mission, UN Human Rights Council.....REPORTS: Rohingya Facing Dire Circumstances During Monsoon Season By Burma Human Rights Network...“They Block Everything”: Avoidable Deprivations in Humanitarian Aid to Ethnic Civilians Displaced by War in Kachin State, Myanma By Fortify Rights...Report of Independent International Fact-Finding Mission on Myanmar By Independent International Fact-Finding Mission on Myanmar...‘Development without Us’: Village Agency and Land Confiscations in Southeast Myanmar By Karen Human Rights Group.....RELATED POSTS: International Kachin Community Supports Fact-Finding Mission’s Call to Refer Burma to the ICC...UN Must Act Urgently on Recommendations by the International Fact Finding Mission on Myanmar...Tatmadaw Leaders Must be Investigated for Genocide, Crimes Against Humanity, War Crimes – UN Report...Report of Independent International Fact-Finding Mission on Myanmar...Myanmar Authorities Must Be Brought Before International Criminal Court, Say Southeast Asian Lawmakers.
Language: English, Burmese (ျမန္မာဘာသာ)
Source/publisher: "Progressive Voice"
Format/size: html
Date of entry/update: 05 September 2018


Title: "Progressive Voice" 20 - 26 August, 2018
Date of publication: 26 August 2018
Description/subject: JUSTICE FOR GENOCIDE.....STATEMENTS AND PRESS RELEASES: 1st Anniversary Commemoration of Rohingya Genocide Must Spur World to Action By 26 Rohingya organisations...ASSR Fully Supports Demands of Ta Long Villagers to Halt Upper Yeywa Dam By Action for Shan State Rivers...Myanmar Authorities Must Be Brought Before International Criminal Court, Say Southeast Asian Lawmakers By ASEAN Parliamentarians for Human Rights...Security Forces Torture Rohingya Returnees: Refugees Arrested, Mistreated as Accused Militants By Human Rights Watch.....REPORTS: Rohingya Refugees and Safe Return By Burma Campaign UK.....RELATED POSTS: CSW Calls For End to Impunity After UN Fact Finding Mission Reports on Genocide And Crimes Against Humanity...UN Must Act Urgently on Recommendations by the International Fact Finding Mission on Myanmar...Tatmadaw Leaders Must be Investigated for Genocide, Crimes Against Humanity, War Crimes – UN Report...Refer Myanmar to International Criminal Court: Independent U.N. Mission Finds Myanmar Committed Atrocities Against Kachin, Rohingya, Shan...UN Security Council Should Seek Justice for Myanmar Atrocities: States Should Urgently Create Mechanism to Prepare Future Prosecutions.
Language: English, Burmese (ျမန္မာဘာသာ)
Source/publisher: "Progressive Voice"
Format/size: html
Date of entry/update: 31 August 2018


Title: "Progressive Voice" 13 - 19 August, 2018
Date of publication: 19 August 2018
Description/subject: FUNDAMENTAL FREEDOMS AT RISK.....STATEMENTS AND PRESS RELEASES: Joint Statement: Civil Society Groups Call for the Release of Tep Vanny By 162 Civil Society Groups...Vietnam: Stop any Ongoing Criminal Proceedings and Ban against Huynh Thuc Vy By 17 Civil Society Organisations...Cambodia: Release Tep Vanny, arbitrarily detained for two years By International Federation for Human Rights...“ကၽြႏ္ုပ္တို႔၏ ေျမယာ” အစီရင္ခံစာသတင္းစာရွင္းလင္းပြဲ မွ သေဘာထား ထုတ္ျပန္ေၾကညာခ်က္ By Pa-O Youth Organization...The Rohingya Crisis: The Shameful Global Response to Genocide and the Assault on Religious Freedom By Religious Freedom Institute.....REPORTS: The Rohingya Crisis: The Shameful Global Response to Genocide and the Assault on Religious Freedom By Religious Freedom Institute.....RELATED POSTS: An Unfinished Movement for Democracy and Human Rights...Freedom to Criticize...Speaking out for peace and freedom...Time to Hear Our Voices: Freedom of Assembly and the Youth Peace Movement in Myanmar...ျပည္သူလူထု လိုလားခ်က္ကို သိသင့္ၿပီ – လြတ္လပ္စြာစီတန္းလွည့္လည္ခြင့္ႏွင့္ ျမန္မာႏုိင္ငံ လူငယ္မ်ား၏ ၿငိမ္းခ်မ္းေရး လႈပ္ရွားမႈ.
Language: English, Burmese (ျမန္မာဘာသာ)
Source/publisher: "Progressive Voice"
Format/size: html
Date of entry/update: 29 August 2018


Title: "Progressive Voice" 6 - 12 August, 2018
Date of publication: 12 August 2018
Description/subject: AN UNFINISHED MOVEMENT FOR DEMOCRACY AND HUMAN RIGHTS.....STATEMENTS AND PRESS RELEASES: Joint Submission to the ASEAN Intergovernmental Commission on Human Rights: Civil Society Organisations Request Meaningful Engagement By 16 Civil Society Organisations...သံလြင္ၿငိမ္းခ်မ္းေရးဥယ်ာဥ္ေကာ္မတီႏွင့္ ကရင္သဘာဝပတ္၀န္းက်င္ႏွင့္လူမႈလုပ္ရွားမႈကြန္ရက္အဖဲြ႕ (KESAN) တို႕၏ထုတ္ျပန္ေၾကညာခ်က္ By Karen Environmental and Social Action Network and Salween Peace Park Committee...Displaced Karen Celebrate International Day of the World’s Indigenous Peoples along with their Local Solutions and Actions Contributing to Global Conservation Targets and Peace building in Burma/Myanmar By Karen Environmental and Social Action Network and Salween Peace Park Committee...Legal Analysis of the Press Release Issued by the Office of the State Counsellor in Connection with the Jurisdiction of the ICC for Heinous Crimes Took Place in Rakhine and other Ethnic States By Legal Aid Network...UNHCR and UNDP Urge Tangible Progress to Improve Conditions in Myanmar’s Rakhine State By United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees...UNHCR’s Grandi appeals to Asia-Pacific ministers, business leaders for solidarity with refugees, people of Myanmar’s Rakhine State By United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees.....REPORTS: ျမန္မာဘာသာ ” ပန္းမန္သစ္ခြစံုလင္လွ…လူမႈဘဝသာယာလွ” အစီရင္ခံစာ အက်ဥ္းခ်ဳပ္ By Karen Environmental and Social Action Network and Salween Peace Park Committee.....RELATED POSTS: Legal Analysis of the Press Release Issued by the Office of the State Counsellor in Connection with the Jurisdiction of the ICC for Heinous Crimes Took Place in Rakhine and other Ethnic States...Commission of Avoidance...Gender Equality is a Must but Should Not Deflect Attention from Root Causes of Conflict...Freedom to Criticize...Farmers Seek Return of Seized Land: Reform Laws to Protect Rights of Small Landowners.
Language: English, Burmese (ျမန္မာဘာသာ)
Source/publisher: "Progressive Voice"
Format/size: html
Date of entry/update: 20 August 2018


Title: "Progressive Voice" 30 July - 5 August, 2018
Date of publication: 05 August 2018
Description/subject: COMMISSION OF AVOIDANCE.....STATEMENTS AND PRESS RELEASES: Myanmar: International Efforts for Accountability Should Not Be Weakened by the New Domestic Independent Commission of Enquiry By Equality Myanmar, FORUM-ASIA and Progressive Voice...UN Security Council Members Must Refer Burma to the International Criminal Court By Karen Communities Worldwide...United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees Termination of International Protection for Chin Refugees Violates International Refugee Law By The South Asia Human Rights Documentation Centre, the South Asia Forum for Human Rights, the Chin Human Rights Organization, the Chin Refugee Committee Delhi and the Independent Chin Communities Malaysia.....REPORTS: July 16-31 Clash Summary: Kachin State and Northern Shan State By Free Burma Rangers...“Bangladesh Is Not My Country”: The Plight of Rohingya Refugees from Myanmar By Human Rights Watch.....RELATED POSTS: Myanmar: International Efforts for Accountability Should Not Be Weakened by the New Domestic Independent Commission of Enquiry...UN Security Council Members Must Refer Burma to the International Criminal Court...Gender Equality is a Must but Should Not Deflect Attention from Root Causes of Conflict...Rohingya Citizenship: Now or Never?...Now or Never – Is Time Running Out For Rohingya to get Citizenship?.
Language: English, Burmese (ျမန္မာဘာသာ)
Source/publisher: "Progressive Voice"
Format/size: html
Date of entry/update: 11 August 2018


Title: "Progressive Voice" 23 - 29 July, 2018
Date of publication: 29 July 2018
Description/subject: A STARK WARNING FOR MYANMAR’S HYDROELECTRIC PROJECTS.....STATEMENTS AND PRESS RELEASES: Now or Never – Is Time Running Out For Rohingya to Get Citizenship? By Burma Campaign UK...The Burmese Government Must Learn From the Dam Disaster in Laos By Burma Rivers Network...HURFOM Report Shows Worrying Trend in Sexual Violence Against Children in Mon State and Mon Areas of Southern Burma By Human Rights Foundation of Monland and Women and Child Rights Project...Victims’ Rights: Human Rights Abuses and The Persecution of Minorities in Northern Myanmar By Refugees International...ျမန္မာ့တပ္မေတာ္မွ တအာင္းအမ်ဳိးသားလြတ္ေျမာက္ေရးတပ္မေတာ္၏ေဆးမွဴး အမ်ိဳးသမီး(၆)ဦးအား အစုလိုက္အၿပဳံလိုက္ လူသားမဆန္စြာ သတ္ျဖတ္ျခင္းအေပၚ အမ်ဳိးသမီးမ်ား အဖြဲ႕ ခ်ဳပ္ (ျမန္မာနုိင္ငံ)၏ သေဘာထားထုတ္ျပန္ခ်က္ By Women’s League of Burma...Rohingya Citizenship: Now or Never? By Burma Campaign UK...“A Girl’s Life was Destroyed”: Sexual Violence Against Children Continues to Rise in Mon State and Mon Areas of Southern Burma By Human Rights Foundation of Monland and Women and Child Rights Project.....REPORTS: Burma Human Rights Guide By Burma Campaign UK and Human Rights Foundation...Still At Risk: Restrictions Endanger Rohingya Women and Girls in Bangladesh By Refugees International.....RELATED POSTS: Myanmar 2016 – New Leadership, Old Problems...သတင္းထုတ္ျပန္ခ်က္ – ျမန္မာႏိုင္ငံရွိ GEF ၏ ထိန္းသိမ္းေရးစီမံကိန္းသည္ ဌာေနတိုင္းရင္းသားမ်ား၏ အခြင့္အေရးကိုခ်ိဳးေဖာက္ေနျခင္း...Global Environment Facility Conservation Project in Myanmar Violates Indigenous Rights...Paradigm Trap: The Development Establishment’s Embrace of Myanmar and How to Break Loose...Karen Human Rights Report Launch Blocked.
Language: English, Burmese (ျမန္မာဘာသာ)
Source/publisher: "Progressive Voice"
Format/size: html
Date of entry/update: 04 August 2018


Title: "Progressive Voice" 16 - 22 July, 2018
Date of publication: 22 July 2018
Description/subject: GENDER EQUALITY IS A MUST BUT SHOULD NOT DEFLECT ATTENTION FROM ROOT CAUSES OF CONFLICT.....STATEMENTS AND PRESS RELEASES: ျမန္မာႏိုင္ငံရွိ GEF ၏ထိန္းသိမ္းေရးစီမံကိန္းသည္ ဌာေနတိုင္းရင္းသားမ်ား၏ အခြင့္အေရးကိုခ်ိဳးေဖာက္ေနျခင္း By Conservation Alliance of Tanawthari...Global Environment Facility Conservation Project in Myanmar Violates Indigenous Rights By Conservation Alliance of Tanawthari...Rohingya organizations worldwide call for accountability for genocide and crimes against humanity in Myanmar By 26 Rohingya Organizations...International Accountability Needed for Military-Planned Genocide Against Rohingya By Fortify Rights...Farmers Seek Return of Seized Land: Reform Laws to Protect Rights of Small Landowners By Human Rights Watch.....REPORTS: They Gave Them Long Swords: Preparations for Genocide and Crimes Against Humanity Against Rohingya Muslims in Rakhine State, Myanmar By Fortify Rights...Nothing for Our Land: Impacts of Land Confiscation on Farmers in Myanmar By Human Rights Watch...အစိုးရစစ္တပ္ႏွင့္ ျပည္သူ႔စစ္တပ္ဖြဲ႕တို႔ ပူးေပါင္းၿပီး ရွမ္းျပည္ေတာင္ပိုင္း လြိဳင္လင္ခရိုင္အတြင္းရွိ အျပစ္မဲ့ရြာလူႀကီးကို (RCSS/SSA)ႏွင့္ အဆက္အသြယ္ျပဳလုပ္ေနသည္ဟု စြပ္စြဲၿပီး ညွင္းပန္းႏွိပ္စက္By Shan Human Rights Foundation...Burma Army and Militia Severely Torture Village Headman for Alleged RCSS/SSA Links in Loilem, Southern Shan State By Shan Human Rights Foundation.....RELATED POSTS: “A Girl’s Life was Destroyed”: Sexual Violence Against Children Continues to Rise in Mon State and Mon Areas of Southern Burma...HURFOM Report Shows Worrying Trend in Sexual Violence Against Children in Mon State and Mon Areas of Southern Burma...Time to Hear Our Voices: Freedom of Assembly and the Youth Peace Movement in Myanmar...ျပည္သူလူထု လိုလားခ်က္ကို သိသင့္ၿပီ – လြတ္လပ္စြာစီတန္းလွည့္လည္ခြင့္ႏွင့္ ျမန္မာႏုိင္ငံ လူငယ္မ်ား၏ ၿငိမ္းခ်မ္းေရး လႈပ္ရွားမႈ...ျမန္မာအာဏာပိုင္မ်ားမွ ၿငိမ္းခ်မ္းစြာဆႏၵျပသူမ်ားအေပၚ စြဲခ်က္အားလံုး ႐ုပ္သိမ္းကာ ၿငိမ္းခ်မ္းစြာစုေဝးျခင္းႏွင့္ ၿငိမ္းခ်မ္းစြာစီတန္းလွည့္လည္ျခင္းဆိုင္ရာဥပေဒကို ျပင္ဆင္ေပးရမည္။
Language: English, Burmese (ျမန္မာဘာသာ)
Source/publisher: "Progressive Voice"
Format/size: html
Date of entry/update: 26 July 2018


Title: "Progressive Voice" 9 - 15 July, 2018
Date of publication: 15 July 2018
Description/subject: FREEDOM TO CRITICIZE.....STATEMENTS AND PRESS RELEASES: Global Environment Facility Conservation Project in Myanmar Violates Indigenous Rights By Conservation Alliance of Tanawthari...ျမန္မာႏိုင္ငံရွိ GEF ၏ ထိန္းသိမ္းေရးစီမံကိန္းသည္ ဌာေနတိုင္းရင္းသားမ်ား၏ အခြင့္အေရးကိုခ်ိဳးေဖာက္ေနျခင္း By Conservation Alliance of Tanawthari...Strengthen Targeted Sanctions on Burma: 46 Groups Call Legislation ‘Imperative’ to Address Atrocities By Human Rights Watch...Myanmar Authorities Must Drop All Charges Against Peaceful Protesters and Amend the Peaceful Assembly and Peaceful Procession Law By Progressive Voice...ျမန္မာအာဏာပိုင္မ်ားမွ ၿငိမ္းခ်မ္းစြာဆႏၵျပသူမ်ားအေပၚ စြဲခ်က္အားလံုး ႐ုပ္သိမ္းကာ ၿငိမ္းခ်မ္းစြာစုေဝးျခင္းႏွင့္ ၿငိမ္းခ်မ္းစြာစီတန္းလွည့္လည္ျခင္းဆိုင္ရာဥပေဒကို ျပင္ဆင္ေပးရမည္ By Progressive Voice.....REPORTS: Help for the Kachin Displaced by Burma Army Attacks By Free Burma Rangers...Development or Destruction? The Human Rights Impacts of Hydropower Development on Villagers in Southeast Myanmar By Karen Human Rights Group and Karen Rivers Watch...ျပည္သူလူထု လိုလားခ်က္ကို သိသင့္ၿပီ – လြတ္လပ္စြာစီတန္းလွည့္လည္ခြင့္ႏွင့္ ျမန္မာႏုိင္ငံ လူငယ္မ်ား၏ ၿငိမ္းခ်မ္းေရး လႈပ္ရွားမႈ By Progressive Voice...Time to Hear Our Voices: Freedom of Assembly and the Youth Peace Movement in Myanmar By Progressive Voice.....RELATED POSTS: Speaking out for peace and freedom...Time to Hear Our Voices: Freedom of Assembly and the Youth Peace Movement in Myanmar...ျပည္သူလူထု လိုလားခ်က္ကို သိသင့္ၿပီ – လြတ္လပ္စြာစီတန္းလွည့္လည္ခြင့္ႏွင့္ ျမန္မာႏုိင္ငံ လူငယ္မ်ား၏ ၿငိမ္းခ်မ္းေရး လႈပ္ရွားမႈ...ျမန္မာအာဏာပိုင္မ်ားမွ ၿငိမ္းခ်မ္းစြာဆႏၵျပသူမ်ားအေပၚ စြဲခ်က္အားလံုး ႐ုပ္သိမ္းကာ ၿငိမ္းခ်မ္းစြာစုေဝးျခင္းႏွင့္ ၿငိမ္းခ်မ္းစြာစီတန္းလွည့္လည္ျခင္းဆိုင္ရာဥပေဒကို ျပင္ဆင္ေပးရမည္...Myanmar Authorities Must Drop All Charges Against Peaceful Protesters and Amend the Peaceful Assembly and Peaceful Procession Law.
Language: English, Burmese (ျမန္မာဘာသာ)
Source/publisher: "Progressive Voice"
Format/size: html
Date of entry/update: 18 July 2018


Title: "Progressive Voice" 2 - 8 July, 2018
Date of publication: 08 July 2018
Description/subject: FULFILLING THE PROMISE OF GENUINE EQUALITY AND FEDERALISM.....STATEMENTS AND PRESS RELEASES: Burma’s Dead-End Peace Negotiation Process: A Case Study of the Land Sector By Karen Peace Support Network...ေရွ႕ဆက္ရန္မျဖစ္ႏိုင္ေတာ့သည့္ ျမန္မာ့ၿငိမ္းခ်မ္းေရး ေဆြးေႏြးမႈခရီး – ေျမယာက႑ေဆြးေႏြးမႈမွ ခ်ဥ္းကပ္ေလ့လာျခင္း By Karen Peace Support Network.....REPORTS: Burma’s Dead-End Peace Negotiation Process: A Case Study of the Land Sector By Karen Peace Support Network...ေရွ႕ဆက္ရန္မျဖစ္ႏိုင္ေတာ့သည့္ ျမန္မာ့ၿငိမ္းခ်မ္းေရး ေဆြးေႏြးမႈခရီး – ေျမယာက႑ေဆြးေႏြးမႈမွ ခ်ဥ္းကပ္ေလ့လာျခင္း By Karen Peace Support Network.....RELATED POSTS: Burma’s Dead-End Peace Negotiation Process: A Case Study of the Land Sector...ေရွ႕ဆက္ရန္မျဖစ္ႏိုင္ေတာ့သည့္ ျမန္မာ့ၿငိမ္းခ်မ္းေရး ေဆြးေႏြးမႈခရီး – ေျမယာက႑ေဆြးေႏြးမႈမွ ခ်ဥ္းကပ္ေလ့လာျခင္း...Analysis of Myanmar/Burma Peace Process (No 1) May 2018...ေရွ႕ဆက္ရန္မျဖစ္ႏိုင္ေတာ့သည့္ ျမန္မာ့ၿငိမ္းခ်မ္းေရး ေဆြးေႏြးမႈခရီး – ေျမယာက႑ေဆြးေႏြးမႈမွ ခ်ဥ္းကပ္ေလ့လာျခင္း...Burma’s Dead-End Peace Negotiation Process: A Case Study of the Land Sector.
Language: English, Burmese (ျမန္မာဘာသာ)
Source/publisher: "Progressive Voice"
Format/size: html
Date of entry/update: 18 July 2018


Title: "Progressive Voice" 25 June - 01 July, 2018
Date of publication: 01 July 2018
Description/subject: THE LONG AND WINDING ROAD TO ACCOUNTABILITY.....STATEMENTS AND PRESS RELEASES: United Nations International Day in Support of Torture Victims 2018 By Assistance Association for Political Prisoners...ညွဥ္းပန္းႏွိပ္စက္ခံရသူမ်ားကို ကူညီေထာက္ပံ့ေရး အျပည္ျပည္ဆိုင္ရာေန႔ By Assistance Association for Political Prisoners...International Day in Support of Victims of Torture: Addressing the Needs of Torture Survivors is Key to Building Peace and Democracy By Assistance Association for Political Prisoners, Asia Justice And Rights, ND-Burma, Vimutti Women’s Organization, Women’s League of Burma...Joint Statement: The UN Must Establish a Mechanism towards Accountability for Gross and Systematic Human Rights Violations in MyanmarBy Asian Forum for Human Rights and Development (FORUM-ASIA); Equality Myanmar; Kachin Women’s Association – Thailand; Progressive Voice; Rohingya Women Welfare Society; Smile Education and Development Foundation...Myanmar: Military Top Brass Must Face Justice for Crimes Against Humanity Targeting Rohingya By Amnesty International...Special Rapporteur’s Call for Accountability for Rohingya Atrocities Must be Backed with Action By Burmese Rohingya Organisation UK...Burma Reinforces Muslims’ Statelessness as Thai Migrant Registration Deadline Looms By Burma Human Rights Network...EU Sanctions on Myanmar too Limited to Ensure Justice for Rohingya Atrocities By Burmese Rohingya Organisation UK...Burma Government Must Address Root Causes of Decades-long Civil War Before Discussion of IDP Return By Ei Tu Hta Internally Displaced Person Supporting Committee...ျမန္မာအစိုးရအေနျဖင့္ ဒုကၡသည္မ်ားေနရပ္ျပန္ေရးေဆြးေႏြးမႈမျပဳမီ ဆယ္စုႏွစ္မ်ားစြာရွည္ၾကာလွ်က္ရွိေသာ ျပည္တြင္းစစ္၏အဓိကေၾကာင္း အရာအေပၚတြင္အေလးထားေဆာင္ရြက္ရန္ By Ei Tu Hta Internally Displaced Person Supporting Committee...HRC 38 – EU Intervention: Interactive Dialogue with the Special Rapporteur on the Situation of Human Rights in Myanmar By European Union...Without Ending Torture, Implementing Transitional Justice, There Can Be No Chance of National Reconciliation By Human Rights Foundation of Monland...Prosecute Dismissed Officers for Atrocities: UN Security Council Should Urgently Refer Myanmar to the ICC By Human Rights Watch...Statement from Indigenous Karen Customary Land Kaw Seminar By Karen Indigenous People...Oral Update by Ms. Yanghee Lee, Special Rapporteur on the Situation of Human Rights in Myanmar at the 38th Session of the Human Rights Council By Ms. Yanghee Lee...ျမန္မာ့တပ္မေတာ္မွ လက္နက္ႀကီးပစ္ခတ္မႈေၾကာင့္ ျပည္သူလူထုထိခိုက္နစ္နာမႈအေပၚ ပူးတြဲထုတ္ျပန္ခ်က္ By Ta’ang Women’s Organisation, Ta’ang Legal Aid and Ta’ang Students and Youth Union.....REPORTS: Existence Denied By Burma Human Rights Network...We Will Destroy Everything: Military Responsibility for Crimes against Humanity in Rakhine State, Myanmar By Amnesty International...Myanmar: Children and Armed Conflict By UN Security Council Secretary-General.....RELATED POSTS: Strengthen Targeted Sanctions on Burma: 46 Groups Call Legislation ‘Imperative’ to Address Atrocities...Human Rights Council: Time for Accountability in Myanmar...HRC 38 – EU Intervention: Interactive Dialogue with the Special Rapporteur on the Situation of Human Rights in Myanmar...Oral Update by Ms. Yanghee Lee, Special Rapporteur on the Situation of Human Rights in Myanmar at the 38th Session of the Human Rights Council...Special Rapporteur’s call for Accountability for Rohingya Atrocities Must be Backed with Action.
Language: English, Burmese (ျမန္မာဘာသာ)
Source/publisher: Special Rapporteur’s call for Accountability for Rohingya Atrocities Must be Backed with Action
Format/size: html
Date of entry/update: 17 July 2018


Title: "Progressive Voice" 18 - 24 June, 2018
Date of publication: 24 June 2018
Description/subject: Human Rights Council: Time for Accountability in Myanmar.....STATEMENTS AND PRESS RELEASES: Today on World Refugee Day, HURFOM Honors All Refugees, Asylum-Seekers, and Internally Displaced People Around the World.By Human Rights Foundation of Monland...Karen Global Action in Ottawa: A Rally for Peace in Burma/Myanmar By Karen Community of Canada...The Karen Human Rights Group (KHRG) Stands #WithRefugees: World Refugee Day 2018 By Karen Human Rights Group...Statement Supporting Karen Global Action for Peace in Burma/Myanmar By Karen Peace Support Network...Machinery Providers Fail to Recognize Human Rights Risks in Myanmar’s Jade Mines By Swedwatch...Opening Statement and Global Update of Human Rights Concerns by UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Zeid Ra’ad Al Hussein at 38th Session of the Human Rights Council By United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights.....REPORTS: Burma Army Laying Landmines in Civilian Areas By Free Burma Rangers...Studying Orchids, Enriching Lives By Karen Environmental and Social Action Network...Overlooked and Undermined: Communities Affected by Jade Mining Operations in Myanmar, and The Responsibilities of Companies Providing Machinery By Swedwatch.....RELATED POSTS: Joint Statement: The UN Must Establish a Mechanism towards Accountability for Gross and Systematic Human Rights Violations in Myanmar...We Will Destroy Everything: Military Responsibility for Crimes against Humanity in Rakhine State, Myanmar...Special Rapporteur’s call for Accountability for Rohingya Atrocities Must be Backed with Action...Myanmar: Military Top Brass Must Face Justice for Crimes Against Humanity Targeting Rohingya...International Day in Support of Victims of Torture: Addressing the Needs of Torture Survivors is Key to Building Peace and Democracy.
Language: English
Source/publisher: "Progressive Voice"
Format/size: html
Date of entry/update: 03 July 2018


Title: "Progressive Voice" 11 - 17 June, 2018
Date of publication: 17 June 2018
Description/subject: ON THIS WORLD REFUGEE DAY, VOICES OF REFUGEES MUST BE HEARD AND RESPECTED.....STATEMENTS AND PRESS RELEASES: Japan: Investigate Brewer Kirin over Payment to Myanmar Military Amid Ethnic Cleansing of Rohingya By Amnesty International...Burma Must Release Unfairly Imprisoned Teacher Ma Hla Phyu By Burma Human Rights Network...BHRN Releases Report On Discrimination Against Muslim Passport Applicants By Burma Human Rights Network...Foreign Secretary Call with Aung San Suu Kyi By Foreign and Commonwealth Office...Two Days of Heavy Rain Hit Bangladesh’s Rohingya Refugee Camps – Over 31,000 at High Risk from Flooding, Landslides By International Organization for Migration...Myanmar Bans Radio Free Asia for Using the Term “Rohingyas” By Reporters Without Borders...Joint Statement – Burma: ASEAN Must Take Immediate Action to Address the Worsening Conflict and Humanitarian Situation in Burma’s Kachin State By 25 Civil Society Organisations.....REPORTS: Discrimination and Corruption Plague Burmese Passport System By Burma Human Rights Network.....RELATED POSTS: 2017 in History as Watershed Year for Human Rights Situation in Myanmar...Massacre by the River: Burmese Army Crimes against Humanity in Tula Toli...Myanmar Must Act to Prevent Violence Against Women in Conflict and Provide Justice for Victims...Experts of the Independent International Fact Finding Mission on Myanmar conclude visit to Bangladesh...Crisis in Rakhine State.
Language: English
Source/publisher: "Progressive Voice"
Format/size: html
Date of entry/update: 20 June 2018


Title: "Progressive Voice" 4 - 10 June, 2018
Date of publication: 10 June 2018
Description/subject: SEVEN YEARS AND NO PEACE IN SIGHT.....STATEMENTS AND PRESS RELEASES: Joint Statement of the Rohingya Organisations on MOU signed by UNHCR, UNDP and MYANMAR Government By 23 Rohingya Organisations...Burma Dismiss the Charges against Kachin Peace Protesters By Burma Human Rights Network...As IOM Marks 400,000 Medical Consultations during Rohingya Refugee Crisis, Funding Shortfall Brings New Threat to Lives By International Organization for Migration...Current Humanitarian Situation Update in Kachin State (6 June 2018) By Joint Strategy Team...Seven Years of War, Violation of Human Rights, Forced Displacement and Human Suffering in Kachin and Northern Shan States By Joint Strategy Team...Enough Is Enough! World Must Act to End Burma Army’s Devastating War on Kachin By Kachin Affairs Global Action Network...Statement on 7th Year Commemoration of Burma Army Breaking Ceasefire and Resumption of War in Kachin and Northern Shan States. By Kachin Community Thailand...Refugees International Statement on Myanmar-UN Agreement: Ongoing Dangers Prevent Rohingya Returns By Refugees International.....REPORTS: Northern Burma Update: Burma Army Attacks a Church and Shells a Home By Free Burma Rangers.....RELATED POSTS:ၿငိမ္းခ်မ္းစြာဆႏၵျပေတာင္းဆုိသူမ်ားအေပၚ အၾကမ္းဖက္ ႏွိမ္ႏွင္းျခင္း ႏွင့္ ကခ်င္ျပည္နယ္အတြင္းရွိ စစ္ပဲြမ်ားအား ရပ္တန္႔ေပးရန္ေတာင္းဆုိျခင္း သေဘာထားထုတ္ျပန္ခ်က္...Statement: Calling for the Government and Military to End the Violent Crackdown Against Peaceful Demonstrators and Stop the War in Kachin State...ျမန္မာ့တပ္မေတာ္သည္ ကခ်င္ စစ္ေဘးေရွာင္ ဒုုကၡသည္မ်ားအေပၚ စစ္ရာဇ၀တ္မႈမ်ား က််ဴးလြန္ေနသည္။ ဒုုကၡသည္မ်ားႏွင့္ ေတြ႔ဆံုမႈမ်ားကို တားဆီးထားျခင္း၊ လူသားဒိုင္းႏွင့္ မိုုင္းရွင္း ကိရိယာအျဖစ္ အသံုုးျပဳျခင္း၊ လက္နက္ႀကီးမ်ားပစ္ခတ္မႈႏွင့္ လုယက္မႈမ်ား...CSO’s Statement on the Violent Unlawful Crackdown and Arrest of Public Peace Movement On 12 May 2018...Increased Burma Army Attacks in Muthraw District Force Karen to Resist.
Language: English
Source/publisher: "Progressive Voice"
Format/size: html
Date of entry/update: 18 June 2018


Title: "Progressive Voice" 28 May - 3 June, 2018
Date of publication: 03 June 2018
Description/subject: ANOTHER DAY OF LIFE FOR RAKHINE STATE’S MUSLIMS.....STATEMENTS AND PRESS RELEASES: Eu Must Reveal Which Members Are Training the Burmese Military By Burma Campaign UK...Burma Dismiss the Charges Against Kachin Peace Protesters By Burma Human Rights Network...Rohingya Crisis: €40 Million in Humanitarian Aid for Bangladesh and Myanmar By European Commission...Humanitarian Situation Update in Kachin State – 14th to 28th May 2018 By Joint Strategy Team...UNHCR and UNDP Agree on Text of MOU with Myanmar to Support the Creation of Conditions for the Return of Rohingya Refugees By Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights...Statement Opposing the Planned Restarting of the Tigyit Coal Fired Power Plant By Tigyit Communities and Pa-O Youth Organization...တီက်စ္ေဒသ ေက်ာက္မီးေသြး သတၳဳတြင္းတူးေဖာ္မႈႏွင့္ လွ်ပ္စစ္ဓာတ္အားေပးစက္ရုံ မွ ေဒသေန လူထုမ်ား အေပၚ ဆိုးက်ဳိးသက္ေရာက္မႈဆိုင္ရာ ထုတ္ျပန္ေၾကျငာခ်က္ By Tigyit Communities and Pa-O Youth Organization.....REPORTS: Northern Burma Conflict Update: 18-25 May 2018 By Free Burma Rangers...Analysis of Myanmar/Burma Peace Process (No 1) May 2018 By KNU Concerned Group...ျမန္မာႏိုင္ငံအမ်ိဳးသားလူ႔အခြင့္အေရးေကာ္မရွင္ ၂၀၁၇ ခုႏွစ္အစီရင္ခံစာ By Myanmar National Human Rights Commission...Burma: Annual Report to Congress on International Religious Freedom (2017) By U.S. Department of State.....RELATED POSTS: Burma: Annual Report to Congress on International Religious Freedom (2017)...Grassroots Democracy Must be allowed to Take Root...ျမန္မာႏိုင္ငံအမ်ိဳးသားလူ႔အခြင့္အေရးေကာ္မရွင္ ၂၀၁၇ ခုႏွစ္အစီရင္ခံစာ...ရပ္​​ေက်းဥပ​ေဒအား သုံးသပ္​ျခင္​း...U.S. Agency For International Development Administrator Mark Green’s Press Gaggle In The Thet Kae Pyin Camp.
Language: English, Burmese (ျမန္မာဘာသာ)
Source/publisher: "Progressive Voice"
Format/size: html
Date of entry/update: 06 June 2018


Title: "Progressive Voice" 21 - 27 May, 2018
Date of publication: 27 May 2018
Description/subject: INTERNATIONAL COMMUNITY MUST REFER MYANMAR TO THE INTERNATIONAL CRIMINAL COURT.....STATEMENTS AND PRESS RELEASES: Civil Society, Solidarity Activists Express Alarm over Escalation of Conflict in Burma’s Kachin State; Urge ASEAN to Act Decisively on Humanitarian Crisis By Asia-Pacific Solidarity Coalition (APSOC) and the Global Partnership for the Prevention of Armed Conflict – Southeast Asia...Burma Army Targets Kachin Christian Mission School By Christian Solidarity Worldwide...Myanmar: Violence and Unlawful Charges against Anti-war Protesters Alarming for Myanmar’s Civic Space By FORUM-ASIA...Press Briefing notes on Myanmar By Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights...The United States Announces Humanitarian Assistance for Rohingya and other Vulnerable People in Burma and Bangladesh By USAID...CSO’s Statement on the Violent Unlawful Crackdown and Arrest of Public Peace Movement On 12 May 2018 By 390 Civil Society Organizations...ၿငိမ္းခ်မ္းေရးလႈပ္ရွားမႈမ်ားအား ဥပေဒႏွင့္မေလ်ာ္ညီဘဲ အၾကမ္းဖက္ၿဖိဳခဲြျခင္း၊ ဖမ္းဆီးျခင္းမ်ားႏွင့္စပ္လ်ဥ္း၍ အရပ္ဘက္အဖဲြ႔အစည္းမ်ား၏ သေဘာထားထုတ္ျပန္ခ်က္ By 390 Civil Society Organizations.....REPORTS: Increased Burma Army Attacks in Muthraw District Force Karen to Resist By Free Burma Rangers...Urgent release on the Humanitarian Situation in Northern Shan State, Myanmar 14 May 2018 By Joint Strategy Team...Burma Army commits war crimes against Kachin IDPs: blocking access to refuge, using as human shields and minesweepers, indiscriminate shelling, looting By Kachin Women Association Thailand...ျမန္မာ့တပ္မေတာ္သည္ ကခ်င္ စစ္ေဘးေရွာင္ ဒုုကၡသည္မ်ားအေပၚ စစ္ရာဇ၀တ္မႈမ်ား က််ဴးလြန္ေနသည္။ ဒုုကၡသည္မ်ားႏွင့္ ေတြ႔ဆံုမႈမ်ားကို တားဆီးထားျခင္း၊ လူသားဒိုင္းႏွင့္ မိုုင္းရွင္း ကိရိယာအျဖစ္ အသံုုးျပဳျခင္း၊ လက္နက္ႀကီးမ်ားပစ္ခတ္မႈႏွင့္ လုယက္မႈမ်ား By Kachin Women Association Thailand.....RELATED POSTS: Geneva Palais briefing note: The situation of children in Rakhine State, Myanmar...2017 in History as Watershed Year for Human Rights Situation in Myanmar...Myanmar’s Rohingya Crisis Enters a Dangerous New Phase...2017 ANNI Report on the Performance and Establishment of National Human Rights Institutions in Asia...Former United Nations Special Rapporteurs Call for End to Human Rights Abuses Against Rohingya.
Language: English, Burmese (ျမန္မာဘာသာ)
Source/publisher: "Progressive Voice"
Format/size: html
Date of entry/update: 06 June 2018


Title: "Progressive Voice" 14 - 20 May, 2018
Date of publication: 20 May 2018
Description/subject: GRASSROOTS DEMOCRACY MUST BE ALLOWED TO TAKE ROOT.....STATEMENTS AND PRESS RELEASES: Civil Society, Solidarity Activists Express Alarm over Escalation of Conflict in Burma’s Kachin State; Urge ASEAN to Act Decisively on Humanitarian Crisis By Asia-Pacific Solidarity Coalition (APSOC) and the Global Partnership for the Prevention of Armed Conflict – Southeast Asia...Burma Army Targets Kachin Christian Mission School By Christian Solidarity Worldwide...Myanmar: Violence and Unlawful Charges against Anti-war Protesters Alarming for Myanmar’s Civic Space By FORUM-ASIA...Press Briefing notes on Myanmar By Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights...The United States Announces Humanitarian Assistance for Rohingya and other Vulnerable People in Burma and Bangladesh By USAID...CSO’s Statement on the Violent Unlawful Crackdown and Arrest of Public Peace Movement On 12 May 2018 By 390 Civil Society Organizations...ၿငိမ္းခ်မ္းေရးလႈပ္ရွားမႈမ်ားအား ဥပေဒႏွင့္မေလ်ာ္ညီဘဲ အၾကမ္းဖက္ၿဖိဳခဲြျခင္း၊ ဖမ္းဆီးျခင္းမ်ားႏွင့္စပ္လ်ဥ္း၍ အရပ္ဘက္အဖဲြ႔အစည္းမ်ား၏ သေဘာထားထုတ္ျပန္ခ်က္ By 390 Civil Society Organizations.....REPORTS: Increased Burma Army Attacks in Muthraw District Force Karen to Resist By Free Burma Rangers...The Long Haul Ahead for Myanmar’s Rohingya Refugee Crisis By International Crisis Group...Urgent release on the Humanitarian Situation in Northern Shan State, Myanmar 14 May 2018 By Joint Strategy Team...Burma Army commits war crimes against Kachin IDPs: blocking access to refuge, using as human shields and minesweepers, indiscriminate shelling, looting By Kachin Women Association Thailand...မန္မာ့တပ္မေတာ္သည္ ကခ်င္ စစ္ေဘးေရွာင္ ဒုုကၡသည္မ်ားအေပၚ စစ္ရာဇ၀တ္မႈမ်ား က််ဴးလြန္ေနသည္။ ဒုုကၡသည္မ်ားႏွင့္ ေတြ႔ဆံုမႈမ်ားကို တားဆီးထားျခင္း၊ လူသားဒိုင္းႏွင့္ မိုုင္းရွင္း ကိရိယာအျဖစ္ အသံုုးျပဳျခင္း၊ လက္နက္ႀကီးမ်ားပစ္ခတ္မႈႏွင့္ လုယက္မႈမ်ား By Kachin Women Association Thailand.....RELATED POSTS: United States Commission on International Religious Freedom: 2018 Annual Report – Burma Chapter...Human Rights Watch’s World Report 2018: Burma Events of 2017...United States Commission on International Religious Freedom: Burma Chapter – 2017 Annual report...2017 in History as Watershed Year for Human Rights Situation in Myanmar...Myanmar Must Act to Prevent Violence Against Women in Conflict and Provide Justice for Victims.
Language: English, Burmese (ျမန္မာဘာသာ)
Source/publisher: "Progressive Voice"
Format/size: html
Date of entry/update: 22 May 2018


Title: "Progressive Voice" 7 - 13 May, 2018
Date of publication: 13 May 2018
Description/subject: YOUTH SPEAK OUT, MYANMAR CRACKS DOWN.....STATEMENTS AND PRESS RELEASES: New Briefing Paper Calls for Amendments to the Ward or Village Tract Administration Law By Action Committee for Democracy Development and Progressive Voice...ရပ္ကြက္ သို႔မဟုတ္ ေက်းရြာအုပ္စု အုပ္ခ်ဳပ္ေရးဥပေဒကို ျပန္လည္ျပင္ဆင္ရန္ ေတာင္းဆုိသည့္ စာတမ္းတုိ By Action Committee for Democracy Development and Progressive Voice...AKO’s Statement on the War Crimes Against Humanity and the Humanitarian Crisis due to the Invasion by Burmese Army troops in Karen State of BurmaBy Australian Karen Organisation...War in Kachin State: Trapped IDPs and Challenges for Peace By Ethnic Nationalities Affairs Center...Statement on the Peaceful Protest in Yangon 12 MayBy Embassy of Sweden Section Office in Yangon...Bangladesh: Encourage ICC Investigation and Prosecution of Crimes Against Rohingya By Fortify Rights...Myanmar: Drop Criminal Charges Against Peaceful Anti-War ProtestersBy Fortify Rights...U.N. Security Council: Refer Myanmar to the International Criminal CourtBy Fortify Rights and Human Rights Watch...UN Security Council: Refer Myanmar to ICC By Human Rights Watch...Statement of Purpose for Peaceful Demonstration By Kachin Community of Syndey and Queenland Kachin Community...Karen National Liberation Army (KNLA) Statement By Karen National Liberation Army...Karen National Union (KNU) Statement Regarding the Tatmadaw’s Reinforcement and Activities in KNU Bridge-5 Area, Mudraw (Papun) DistrictBy Karen National Union...မူတေရာ္(ဖာပြန္) ခရုိင္၊ တပ္မဟာ(၅)ေဒသအတြင္း တပ္မေတာ္ဘက္မွ တပ္အင္းအား ထပ္မံတုိးခ်ဲ႕လႈပ္ရွားမႈႏွင့္ပတ္သက္၍ေကအဲန္ယူကရင္အမ်ိဳးသားအစည္းအရုံး၏ သေဘာထားထုတ္ျပန္ခ်က္ By Karen National Union...KNLA ကရင္အမ်ိဳးသား လြတ္ေျမာက္ေရးတပ္မေတာ္ ထုတ္ျပန္ေၾကညာခ်က္ By Karen National Liberation Army...Karen Women’s Organization Supporting the Kachin Communities Worldwide Urgent Demand of the United Nations Security Council to Refer Burma to the International Criminal CourtBy Karen Women’s Organization...ျငိမ္းခ်မ္းေရး ခ်ီတက္ပြဲအား အင္းအားသံုးေျဖရွင္းမႈကို ရႈတ္ခ်ျခင္း By Magway Regional Youth Network...Statement on the Violent Crackdown and Forceful Arrest of the Nonviolent Public Peace Movement By Public Peace Movement Committee...ၿငိမ္းခ်မ္းေရးလူထုလႈပ္ရွားမႈအား အၾကမ္းဖက္ၿဖိဳခြဲျခင္းႏွင့္ အင္အားသုံးဖမ္းဆီးခဲ့ျခင္းအေပၚ သေဘာထားထုတ္ျပန္ခ်က္ By Public Peace Movement Committee...PHR Joins Call for Myanmar Referral to ICC By Physicians for Human Rights...Security Council Press Statement on Security Council Visit to Bangladesh, Myanmar By UN Security Council President Joanna Wronecka.....REPORTS: Grassroots Democracy: Analysis of the Ward or Village Tract Administration Law By Action Committee for Democracy Development and Progressive Voice...အေျခခံလူတန္းစား၏ဒီမုိကေရစီ – ရပ္ကြက္ သုိ႔မဟုတ္ ေက်းရြာအုပ္စု အုပ္ခ်ဳပ္ေရး ဥပေဒအား သုံသပ္ျခင္း By Action Committee for Democracy Development and Progressive Voice...Managing Change: Executive Policymaking in Myanmar By The Asia Foundation/ Su Mon Thazin Aung and Matthew Arnold...The Wisdom, Knowledge and Customs of Indigenous Communities in Ban Chaung By Ban Chaung Community Sustainable Environmental Conservation Committee and Tarkapaw Youth Group...Update on Current Humanitarian Situation in Kachin and Northern Shan States, Myanmar By Joint Strategy Team.....RELATED POSTS: Statement by the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights, Zeid Ra’ad Al Hussein...Briefing Paper on the Human Rights Situation in Burma/Myanmar...ျမန္မာ့တပ္မေတာ္သည္ ကခ်င္ စစ္ေဘးေရွာင္ ဒုုကၡသည္မ်ားအေပၚ စစ္ရာဇ၀တ္မႈမ်ား က််ဴးလြန္ေနသည္။ ဒုုကၡသည္မ်ားႏွင့္ ေတြ႔ဆံုမႈမ်ားကို တားဆီးထားျခင္း၊ လူသားဒိုင္းႏွင့္ မိုုင္းရွင္း ကိရိယာအျဖစ္ အသံုုးျပဳျခင္း၊ လက္နက္ႀကီးမ်ားပစ္ခတ္မႈႏွင့္ လုယက္မႈမ်ား...Burma Army commits war crimes against Kachin IDPs: blocking access to refuge, using as human shields and minesweepers, indiscriminate shelling, looting...CSO’s Statement on the Violent Unlawful Crackdown and Arrest of Public Peace Movement On 12 May 2018.
Language: English, Burmese (ျမန္မာဘာသာ)
Source/publisher: "Progressive Voice"
Format/size: html
Date of entry/update: 17 May 2018


Title: "Progressive Voice" 30 April - 6 May 2018
Date of publication: 06 May 2018
Description/subject: BROADENING THE SCOPE: THE NEED TO TAKE A HOLISTIC LOOK AT MYANMAR’S CONFLICTS.....STATEMENTS AND PRESS RELEASES: Reuters Reporters Imprisoned in Myanmar Symbolize Worldwide Fight for Free Expression on World Press Freedom Day By Amnesty International USA...Myanmar: Pattern of Attacks on Press Freedom Must End By Article 19...Muslims Jailed For Three Months For Street Prayers By Burma Human Rights Network...Buddhist Ultra Nationalists Group Targeting Religious Premises in Hinthada Township, Irrawaddy By Burma Human Rights Network...Burma: Renewed Fighting in Kachin State as Community Appeals to UN By Christian Solidarity Worldwide...Beyond Rakhine, civilians at risk in Northern Shan and Kachin as violence continues in Myanmar By International Rescue Committee...Letter to President of ADB concerning with GMS East–West Corridor Eindu to Kawkareik Road Project By International Financial Institutions Watch Myanmar, Karen Environmental and Social Action Network and Thwee Community Development Network...Kachin Public Youth’s Statement for the Rescue of Civilians Trapped in the Conflict By Kachin Public Youth...တုိက္ပဲြအတြင္းပိတ္မိေနေသာျပည္သူမ်ားလြတ္ေျမာက္ေရးအတြက္ ကခ်င္လူငယ္ထု၏ ေတာင္းဆုိထုတ္ျပန္ေၾကညာခ်က္ By Kachin Public Youth...UN Security Council Must Act to End Ongoing Crimes Against Humanity in northern Burma By Kachin Women Association Thailand...Statement on Prohibiting the Rescuing Mission of the Stranded IDPs in Kachin State by the Tatmadaw By Kachin Youth Demonstration Leading Committee...Myanmar: UN Expert says Civilians Must be Protected as Kachin Violence Mounts By Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights...Urgent Call for Safe Passage of Ethnic Villagers Trapped by Myanmar Tatmadaw Offensives throughout Kachin State and for Provision of Humanitarian Aid By People’s Action Committee for Humanitarian Aid...ျမန္မာ့တပ္မေတာ္မွ စစ္ဆင္ေရးေၾကာင့္ ကခ်င္ျပည္နယ္အႏွံ႔ ေဒသခံတုိင္းရင္းသားပိတ္မိေနသူမ်ား လြတ္ေျမာက္ေရးႏွင့္ လူသားခ်င္းစာနာေထာက္ထားမႈကူညီေထာက္ပံ့မႈမ်ား အလ်င္အျမန္ရရိွရန္ သေဘာထားထုတ္ျပန္ျခင္းBy People’s Action Committee for Humanitarian Aid...Statement by the United Nations Resident and Humanitarian Coordinator in Myanmar, Knut Ostby, ten years after Cyclone Nargis By UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs, UN Resident and Humanitarian Coordinator for Myanmar...Transcript of the Press Conference at the End of the UN Security Council’s Visit to Myanmar By UN Security Council – Ms. Joanna Wronecka, H.E. Mr. Gustavo Meza-Cuadra, H.E. Mr. Mansour Alotaibi and H.E, Ms. Karen Pierce...Humanitarian NGOs call for immediate cessation of hostilities, protection of civilians and humanitarian access in Kachin and northern Shan, Myanmar By 20 Humanitarian NGOs.....REPORTS: Myanmar: Myanmar’s Media Freedom at Risk By Free Expression Myanmar.....RELATED POSTS: Statement on Prohibiting the Rescuing Mission of the Stranded IDPs in Kachin State by the Tatmadaw...International Accountability Needed to End Decades Long Impunity and Abusive Tactics of the Myanmar Army...Kachin Public Youth’s Statement for the Rescue of Civilians Trapped in the Conflict...Urgent Call for Safe Passage of Ethnic Villagers Trapped by Myanmar Tatmadaw Offensives throughout Kachin State and for Provision of Humanitarian Aid...ျမန္မာ့တပ္မေတာ္မွ စစ္ဆင္ေရးေၾကာင့္ ကခ်င္ျပည္နယ္အႏွံ႔ ေဒသခံတုိင္းရင္းသားပိတ္မိေနသူမ်ား လြတ္ေျမာက္ေရးႏွင့္ လူသားခ်င္းစာနာေထာက္ထားမႈကူညီေထာက္ပံ့မႈမ်ား အလ်င္အျမန္ရရိွရန္ သေဘာထားထုတ္ျပန္ျခင္း.
Language: English, Burmese (ျမန္မာဘာသာ)
Source/publisher: "Progressive Voice"
Format/size: html
Date of entry/update: 09 May 2018


Title: "Progressive Voice" 16 - 22 April, 2018
Date of publication: 22 April 2018
Description/subject: THE DIGNITY OF SPEAKING OUT – SUPPORT THOSE WHO RISK THEIR LIVES TO TELL THE TRUTH IN MYANMAR.....STATEMENTS AND PRESS RELEASES: Joint Media Statement by H.E. Associate Prof. Dinna Wisnu and H.E. Mr. Edmund Bon Tai Soon, Representatives to the Asean Intergovernmental Commission on Human Rights (AICHR) By ASEAN Intergovernmental Commission on Human Rights...Boat Arrivals Reemphasize the Need for Regional Action on Rohingya Crisis, ASEAN MPs Warn By ASEAN Parliamentarians for Human Rights...Disappointment As Aung San Suu Kyi Keeps Around 90 Political Prisoners in Jail By Burma Campaign UK...Burma: Kachin Christians Freed from Prison By Christian Solidarity Worldwide...Myanmar: Account for Murder of Two Kachin Civilians By Fortify Rights...Myanmar: Two Kachin Religious Leaders Freed in Amnesty By Fortify Rights...A Tribute to Saw O Moo: Karen Indigenous Rights Defender Gunned Down by Burma Army Soldiers in Mutraw District, Karen State By Karen Environmental and Social Action Network...Accountability of the State Counsellor Aung San Suu Kyi and her NLD Government In Connection with the ICC’s Jurisdiction Issue By Legal Aid Network...Statement: Mutraw Emergency Assistance TeamBy Mutraw Emergency Assistance Team...မူေၾတာ္ (ဖာပြန္) ခ႐ိုင္ေဒသ အေရးေပၚကူညီေထာက္ေပးေရးအဖြဲ႕ Mutraw Emergency Assistance Team (MEAT) သတင္းထုတ္ျပန္ခ်က္ By Mutraw Emergency Assistance Team...Kachin Communities Worldwide Demand United Nations Security Council Urgently Refers Burma to the International Criminal Court By 32 Kachin Communities Worldwide.....REPORTS: Brutal rape of 73-year-old woman by Burma Army soldier in Mong Phyak highlights vulnerability of women in militarized eastern Shan State By Shan Human Rights Foundation...Displaced in Kachin State: A New Father’s Perspective By Free Burma Rangers.....RELATED POSTS: ညွင္းပန္းႏွိပ္စက္ခံရသူမ်ားအား အားေပးကူညီသည့့္္ႏိုုင္ငံတကာေန႔အတြက္ထုတ္ျပန္ေၾကညာခ်က္...Briefing Paper on the Human Rights Situation in Burma/Myanmar...Myanmar 2016 – New Leadership, Old Problems...Karen Human Rights Report Launch Blocked...The Nightmare Returns: Karen hopes for peace and stability dashed by Burma Army’s actions.
Language: English, Burmese (ျမန္မာဘာသာ)
Source/publisher: "Progressive Voice"
Format/size: html
Date of entry/update: 26 April 2018


Title: "Progressive Voice" 2 - 8 April, 2018
Date of publication: 08 April 2018
Description/subject: CHILDHOOD INTERRUPTED – MYANMAR MUST DO MORE TO PROTECT CHILDREN FROM CONFLICT AND ABUSES.....STATEMENTS AND PRESS RELEASES: Myanmar Civil Society Organization’s Open Letter to Mark Zuckerberg By Burma Monitor, Center for Social Integrity, Equality Myanmar, Myanmar Human Rights Educator Network, MIDO and Phandeeyar...Local EU Statement on the occasion of International Mine Awareness Day By Delegation of the European Union to Myanmar...Myanmar: Quash Conviction of Former Child Soldier By Human Rights Watch...KHRG Statement on the International Day for Mine Awareness and Assistance in Mine Action By Karen Human Rights Group...KNU Position Statement regarding Military Related Issues Meeting By Karen National Union...တပ္ပုိင္းဆုိင္ရာ ညွိႏႈိင္းေဆြးေႏြးေရးအစည္းအေ၀းႏွင့္ပတ္သက္သည့္ KNU ကရင္အမ်ိဳးသားအစည္းအရုံး၏သေဘာထားထုတ္ျပန္ခ်က္ By Karen National Union...UN Deputy Humanitarian Chief: “All people affected by humanitarian crises in Myanmar must get the assistance and protection they need” By UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs...“ျမန္မာႏိုင္ငံရွိ လူသားခ်င္းစာနာမႈဆိုင္ရာ အကူအညီလိုအပ္သည့္ ေဘးဒုကၡ အေျခအေနမ်ား ေၾကာင့္ ထိခိုက္ ခံစားရသူအားလံုးအေနျဖင့္ ၄င္းတို႔လိုအပ္ေသာ ကာကြယ္ေစာင့္ေရွာက္မႈႏွင့္ အကူအညီမ်ားကို ရရွိရမည္” ဟု ကုလသမဂၢ လူသားခ်င္းစာနာမႈဆုိင္ရာ ဒုတိယ အႀကီးအကဲေျပာၾကား By UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs...Statement on Myanmar Official Says Hpa-An Coal Plant Cancelled By 131 Civil Society Organizations...ဘားအံ ၿမိဳ႕နယ္အတြင္း တည္ေဆာက္မည့္ ေက်ာက္မီးေသြး ဓါတ္အားေပးစက္ရံုုအား ျမန္မာအစိုုးရမွ ပယ္ဖ်က္ေၾကာင္း ေျပာဆိုုခ်က္အေပၚ သေဘာထား ထုုတ္ျပန္ခ်က္ By 131 Civil Society Organizations.....REPORTS: Kyaukpyu: Connecting China to the Indian Ocean By Center for Strategic and International Studies...Ongoing Burma Army Logging Threatens Peace Efforts in Karenni State By Karenni Civil Society Network...ျမန္မာ့တပ္မေတာ္ သစ္ထုတ္လုပ္မႈေၾကာင့္ ကရင္နီျပည္နယ္၏ ၿငိမ္းခ်မ္းေရးႀကိဳးပမ္းမႈ ၿခိမ္းေျခာက္ခံရျခင္းBy Karenni Civil Society Network...“Tell them we’re human” What Canada and the world can do about the Rohingya crisis By Prime Minister Trudeau’s Special Envoy to Myanmar / Government of Canada.....RELATED POSTS: KHRG Statement on the International Day for Mine Awareness and Assistance in Mine Action...Local EU Statement on the occasion of International Mine Awareness Day...ျမန္မာ့တပ္မေတာ္ သစ္ထုတ္လုပ္မႈေၾကာင့္ ကရင္နီျပည္နယ္၏ ၿငိမ္းခ်မ္းေရးႀကိဳးပမ္းမႈ ၿခိမ္းေျခာက္ခံရျခင္း...Ongoing Burma Army Logging Threatens Peace Efforts in Karenni State...ND-Burma 2017 Report on the Human Rights Situation Finds Military Continues to Block Justice for Abuses.
Language: English, Burmese (ျမန္မာဘာသာ)
Source/publisher: "Progressive Voice"
Format/size: html
Date of entry/update: 12 April 2018


Title: "Progressive Voice" 26 March - 1 April, 2018
Date of publication: 01 April 2018
Description/subject: ETHNIC COMMUNITIES’ RECURRENT NIGHTMARE.....STATEMENTS AND PRESS RELEASES: Myanmar: New President Must Do more to Hold Perpetrators to Account By Amnesty International...Petition Calling for Tatmadaw to Immediately Withdraw its Troops and Cease Military Road Construction in northern Mutraw (Hpapun) District, Karen State By Indigenous Karen leaders of 16 villages in Luthaw Township...Third Karen Women’s Seminar Statement By Karen Women’s Organization...ND-Burma 2017 Report on the Human Rights Situation Finds Military Continues to Block Justice for Abuses By Network for Human Rights Documentation – Burma...ND-Burma မွ ထုုတ္ျပန္သည့္ ၂၀၁၇ ခုုႏွစ္ လူ႔အခြင့္အေရးအေျခအေန အစီရင္ခံစာအရ အၾကမ္းဖက္ခ်ိဳး ေဖာက္မႈမ်ားအတြက္ တရားမ ွ် တမႈရရွိရန္ႀကိဳးပမ္းမႈမ်ားကိုု စစ္တပ္မွ ဆက္လက္ တားဆီး ဟန္႔တားေန By Network for Human Rights Documentation – Burma.....REPORTS: Report on the Human Rights Situation in Burma (January – December 2017) By Network for Human Rights Documentation – Burma...Human Rights Monitoring Report (1-31 March 2018) By Odhikar...Killing and torture of civilians by Burma Army in Kyaukme and Mong Kung townships By Shan Human Rights Foundation.....RELATED POSTS: Ongoing Burma Army Logging Threatens Peace Efforts in Karenni State...Dry Season Dread...Burma’s “Peace Process”: The Government Talks, the Military Shoots, Villagers Flee...Myanmar: Investigate Whereabouts of Two Kachin Civilians Detained by Military...Special Rapporteur Outlines Myanmar’s Decades-Long Institutionalized Violations Against Myanmar’s Ethnic Minorities.
Language: English, Burmese (ျမန္မာဘာသာ)
Source/publisher: "Progressive Voice"
Format/size: html
Date of entry/update: 05 April 2018


Title: "Progressive Voice" 19-25 March, 2018
Date of publication: 25 March 2018
Description/subject: ACTION MUST GO BEYOND CONDEMNATION.....STATEMENTS AND PRESS RELEASES: UN Human Rights Council Resolution on Myanmar Strengthens UN Mechanisms on Myanmar, but Stops Short of Going Further By Asian Forum for Human Rights and Development...Myanmar: Lower House Should Reject Proposed Amendments to Peaceful Assembly LawBy Asian Forum for Human Rights and Development and Equality Myanmar...“Speaking Truth for Peace: Women’s Experiences of War and Impunity in Myanmar”By Asia Justice And Rights, Karen Women’s Organization, Ta’ang Women’s Organization and Vimutti Women Organization...ၿငိမ္းခ်မ္းေရးအတြက္ အမွန္တရားကိုဖြင့္ဟျခင္း။ ။ ျမန္မာႏိုင္ငံရွိ စစ္ပြဲႏွင့္ အျပစ္ေပးခံရျခင္းမွ ကင္းလြတ္ေနမႈတို႔ႏွင့္ဆိုင္သည့္ အမ်ိဳးသမီးမ်ား၏ အေတြ႕အႀကံဳမ်ား By Asia Justice And Rights, Karen Women’s Organization, Ta’ang Women’s Organization and Vimutti Women Organization...Karen Villagers Protest Expanding Burma Army Offensives in Mutraw (Hpapun) District By Karen Environmental and Social Action Network...Seeking Criminal Accountability of the Former President U Htin KyawBy Legal Aid Network...သမၼတေဟာင္းဦးထင္ေက်ာ္တြ ျပစ္မႈေၾကာင္းအရ တာ၀န္ရွိမႈကုိ ရွာေဖြျခင္းဆုိင္ရာ ထုတ္ျပန္ခ်က္ By Legal Aid Network...Senate Foreign Relations Committee Passes Bipartisan Resolution Condemning Burmese Ethnic Cleansing, Calling for Safe Repatriation of RohingyaBy US Senators Jeff Merkley (D-OR), Todd Young (R-IN), Tim Kaine (D-VA), and John McCain (R-AZ).....REPORTS: Rohingya Crisis: Pre-monsoon Review Created By ACAPS...2017 Analysis: Freedom of Expression & Prison ConditionsBy Assistance Association for Political Prisoners (Burma)...Speaking Truth for Peace: Women’s Experiences of War and Impunity in Myanmar By Asia Justice And Rights, Karen Women’s Organization, Ta’ang Women’s Organization and Vimutti Women Organization...ၿငိမ္းခ်မ္းေရးအတြက္ အမွန္တရားကုိဖြင့္ဟျခင္း။ ။ ျမန္မာႏုိင္ငံရွိ အျပစ္ေပးခံရျခင္းမွ ကင္းလြတ္ေနမႈတုိ႔ႏွင့္ဆုိင္သည့္ အမ်ိဳးသမီးမ်ား၏ အေတြ႔အၾကံဳမ်ား By Asia Justice And Rights, Karen Women’s Organization, Ta’ang Women’s Organization and Vimutti Women Organization.....RELATED POSTS: Senate Foreign Relations Committee Passes Bipartisan Resolution Condemning Burmese Ethnic Cleansing, Calling for Safe Repatriation of Rohingya...FCO Minister Field Statement on the Rohingya Crisis...Statement by Adama Dieng, United Nations Special Adviser on the Prevention of Genocide, on his visit to Bangladesh to assess the situation of Rohingya refugees from Myanmar...Mass Atrocities against Rohingyas Require Urgent Action for Accountability Mechanism...Fact-finding Mission on Myanmar: Concrete and Overwhelming Information Points to International Crimes.
Language: English, Burmese (ျမန္မာဘာသာ)
Source/publisher: "Progressive Voice"
Format/size: html
Date of entry/update: 28 March 2018


Title: "Progressive Voice" 12-18 March, 2018
Date of publication: 18 March 2018
Description/subject: DAM NATION.....STATEMENTS AND PRESS RELEASES: Myanmar: Oral statement to HRC37 interactive dialogue with Fact Finding Mission and Special RapporteurBy Article 19...Australia-ASEAN Summit: Leaders Must Take a Stand Against Ethnic Cleansing of Rohingya By Amnesty International...Statement by Adama Dieng, United Nations Special Adviser on the Prevention of Genocide, on his visit to Bangladesh to assess the situation of Rohingya refugees from Myanmar By Adama Dieng, United Nations Special Adviser on the Prevention of Genocide...Regional MPs Urge Myanmar Parliament to Reject Amendments to Peaceful Assembly LawBy ASEAN Parliamentarians for Human Rights...Myanmar: Military Land Grab as Security Forces Build Bases on Torched Rohingya Villages By Amnesty International...Rohingya Continue to Suffer Food Shortages and Unlivable ConditionsBy Burma Human Rights Network...Mass Atrocities against Rohingyas Require Urgent Action for Accountability Mechanism By Burma Human Rights Network, Burma Rohingya Organization-UK and European Rohingya Council...FCO Minister Field statement on UN Fact Finding Mission on Burma By Foreign & Commonwealth Office...Joint Statement Following the Second UK-Bangladesh Strategic Dialogue By Foreign & Commonwealth Office...FCO Minister Field Statement on the Rohingya Crisis By Foreign & Commonwealth Office and The Rt Hon Mark Field MP...Myanmar: Accountability for Ethnic Cleansing Urgently Required By Human Rights Watch...Myanmar: Cooperation with UN Needed, UN Must Put Rights Up Front (UN statement) By International Commission of Jurists...Burma’s “Peace Process”: The Government Talks, the Military Shoots, Villagers Flee By Karen Community of Canada...Karen National Union (KNU) Position Statement on Tatmadaw Military Activities in Sending Military Forces into Mutraw District (Papun) to Build a road based for Military Use, during the Implementation of the Ceasefire By Karen National Union...အပစ္အခတ္ရပ္စဲေရး အေကာင္အထည္ေဖာ္ေနဆဲကာလတြင္ တပ္မေတာ္မွ မူေၾထာ္ခရိုင္ (ဖာပြန္)အတြင္း စစ္ေရးအျမင္ျဖင့္ ကားလမ္းေဖာက္လုပ္ေရးအတြက္တပ္အင္အားေစလႊတ္မႈႏွင့္ပါတ္သက္သည့္ စစ္ေရးလႈပ္ရွားမႈမ်ားအေပၚ KNU- ကရင္အမ်ိဳးသားအစည္းအရုံး၏ သေဘာထားထုတ္ျပန္ခ်က္ By Karen National Union...Say No to Military Action and Destructive Energy Project that Endanger Peace By Karen River Watch...ၿငိမ္းခ်မ္းေရးကုိ အႏၱရယ္ျပဳသည့္ ျမန္မာစစ္တပ္၏ စစ္ေရးလႈပ္ရွားမႈႏွင့္ စြမ္းအင္စီမံကိန္းမ်ားကုိ အလုိမရွိ By Karen River Watch...Fact-finding Mission on Myanmar: Concrete and Overwhelming Information Points to International Crimes By Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights...Myanmar: UN Expert Calls for Accountability Over Violence in Rakhine State By Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights.....REPORTS: Remaking Rakhine State By Amnesty International...They Are Running Again, This Time With Babies: Over 1,700 Villagers Flee as Burma Army Attacks and Builds Roads in Northern Karen State By Free Burma Rangers.....RELATED POSTS: The Right to Safe Return: As Burma’s Civil Wars Drag On, Displaced Karen Villagers Face Cuts in Humanitarian Assistance...Myanmar 2016 – New Leadership, Old Problems...2017 in History as Watershed Year for Human Rights Situation in Myanmar...Briefing Paper on the Human Rights Situation in Burma/Myanmar...Women’s Peacebuilding Strategies Amidst Conflict: Lessons from Myanmar and Ukraine.
Language: English, Burmese (ျမန္မာဘာသာ)
Source/publisher: "Progressive Voice"
Format/size: html
Date of entry/update: 21 March 2018


Title: "Progressive Voice" 5-11 March, 2018
Date of publication: 14 March 2018
Description/subject: Dry Season Dread: "As the horrors of the Myanmar[1] Army’s campaigns of atrocities in Rakhine State are condemned by the UN Human Rights Council (HRC) in Geneva, dry season military offensives against ethnic Kachin, Karen, and Ta’ang minorities, demonstrate how this violence is both nationwide and systematic...."...STATEMENTS AND PRESS RELEASES: Myanmar: Forced Starvation of Rohingya Highlights Danger of Premature Returns By Amnesty International... New Report from APHR: Summary of Findings from Mission to Bangladesh Covering the Rohingya Crisis By ASEAN Parliamentarians for Human Rights... The Rohingya Crisis: Past, Present, and Future By ASEAN Parliamentarians for Human Rights... Justice and Protection for Rohingya Women and Girls – in Support of Call for Unilever to Disinvest from Myanmar By Black Women’s Rape Action Project and Women Against Rape... Burma: Withdraw Proposed Changes to Assembly Law By Human Rights Watch... Press Release: Historic New “End Genocide Bill” Introduced in Maryland General Assembly By International Campaign for the Rohingya... ISCG Statement On International Women’s Day Time is Now: We are all Responsible for Transforming Women’s and girls’ lives By Inter Sector Coordination Group... Press Release by Karenni National Progressive Party By Karenni National Progressive Party... ကရင္နီအမ်ိဳးသားတိုးတက္ေရးပါတီ သတင္းထုတ္ျပန္ခ်က္ By Karenni National Progressive Party... Burma/Myanmar Military Aggression Violates the Nationwide Ceasefire Agreement and Endangers Villagers in Mutraw District, Karen State By Karen Peace Support Network... ကရင္ျပည္နယ္ မူတေရာခရို္င္အတြင္း ဗမာ(ျမန္မာ)တပ္မေတာ္၏ က်ဴးေက်ာ္တုိက္ခုိက္မႈသည္ တစ္ႏုိင္ငံလုံးပတ္ခတ္တုိက္မႈရပ္စဲေရး သေဘာတူညီမႈစာခ်ဳပ္ကုိ ခ်ိဳးေဖာက္ျခင္း ႏွင့္ ရြာသားမ်ားအား ေဘးအႏၱရာယ္ျဖစ္ေစျခင္း By Karen Peace Support Network... Myanmar: Senior UN Human Rights Official Decries Continued Ethnic Cleansing in Rakhine State By Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights... Statement by Talong Villager, northern Shan State By Talong Villagers, northern Shan State... တာလုံရြာသူရြာသားမ်ား၏ သေဘာထားထုတ္ျပန္ေၾကာဌာခ်က္ By Talong Villagers, northern Stan State... UNHCR Appeals for Protection of Rohingya Currently Trapped on Myanmar-Bangladesh Border By United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees... Statement by the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights, Zeid Ra’ad Al Hussein By UN High Commissioner for Human Rights, Zeid Ra’ad Al Hussein... Women’s League of Burma: Statement on International Women’s Day “Press for Progress” By Women’s League of Burma... အမ်ိဳးသမီးမ်ားအဖြဲ႕ခ်ဳပ္ (ျမန္မာႏိုင္ငံ) မွ ႏိုင္ငံတကာအမ်ိဳးသမီးမ်ားေန႔အထိမ္းအမွတ္ အတြက္ ထုတ္ျပန္ေၾကညာခ်က္ By Women’s League of Burma... Karen Women’s Organization Statement on International Women’s Day (2018) By Karen Women’s Organization... ျငိမ္းခ်မ္းစြာ စုေ၀းျခင္းနွင့္ စီတန္းလွည့္လည္ျခင္းဆုိင္ရာဥပေဒကို ျပင္ဆင္သည့္ ဥပေဒၾကမ္းအေပၚ အရပ္ဘက္အဖြဲ႔အစည္းမ်ား၏ သေဘာထားထုတ္ျပန္ခ်က္ By 230 Myanmar Civil Society Organizations and 25 Individuals.....REPORTS: “No one was left”: Death and Violence Against the Rohingya in Rakhine State, Myanmar By Doctors Without Borders... Activism & Agency: The Female Experience of Political Imprisonment By The Assistance Association for Political Prisoners... ႏိုင္ငံေရးလႈပ္ရွားမႈမ်ားႏွင့္၎တုိ႔ပါဝင္ေဆာင္ရြက္ခဲ့မႈမ်ား။ ။ အမ်ိဳးသမီးႏုိင္ငံေရးအက်ဥ္းသူမ်ား၏ အက်ဥ္းက်ခံရစဥ္ကေတြ႔ႀကံဳခံစားခဲ့ရမႈမ်ား By The Assistance Association for Political Prisoners... Briefing Paper: The UNFC’s Continuing Role to Seek the Federal Union By United Nationalities Federal Council (Union of Burma).....RELATED POSTS: Special Rapporteur Outlines Myanmar’s Decades-Long Institutionalized Violations Against Myanmar’s Ethnic Minorities... End of Mission Statement by Special Rapporteur on the Situation of Human Rights in Myanmar... Broken Trust Underpins Stalled Peace Process... Achieving Justice for Gross Human Rights Violations in Myanmar... Summary of Situation Update for December 2017.
Language: English, Burmese (ျမန္မာဘာသာ)
Source/publisher: "Progressive Voice"
Format/size: html (62K)
Alternate URLs: https://progressivevoicemyanmar.org/2018/03/14/dry-season-dread/
Date of entry/update: 14 March 2018


Title: "Progressive Voice" 26 February-4 March 2018
Date of publication: 04 March 2018
Description/subject: “Press for Progress” toward Accountability for Sexual Violence and Other Crimes in Myanmar.....STATEMENTS AND PRESS RELEASES: Remarks to Human Rights Council by the Secretary-General By António Guterres, UN Secretary-General... EU Burma Response: Too Little Too Late By Burma Campaign UK... Myanmar/Burma: Council Adopts Conclusions By European Council... International Development Committee: Burma Visas By House of Lords Hansard.....REPORTS: SHRF Condemns Unjust Prison Sentences of up to Ten Years for Ho Pong Farmers By Shan Human Rights Foundation.....RELATED POSTS: Myanmar: Senior UN Human Rights Official Decries Continued Ethnic Cleansing in Rakhine State... Rape by Command: Sexual violence as a weapon against the Rohingya... New report details Myanmar Army’s use of rape as a weapon against the Rohingya... Briefing: Myanmar Forces Starve, Abduct and Rob Rohingya, as Ethnic Cleansing Continues... Broken Trust Underpins Stalled Peace Process.
Language: English, Burmese (ျမန္မာဘာသာ)
Source/publisher: "Progressive Voice"
Format/size: htm (58K)
Date of entry/update: 11 March 2018


Title: "Progressive Voice" 19-25 February, 2018
Date of publication: 25 February 2018
Description/subject: Development for Whom? Local Communities Lead the Way in Sustainability.....STATEMENTS AND PRESS RELEASES: Myanmar: Independent Investigation into Military Killing of Four Karenni men Essential for Truth and Justice By Amnesty International... Over 100 Parliamentarians Call on UK Government to Refer Myanmar Military General Min Aung Hlaing to International Criminal Court By Burma Campaign UK... Statement on the Diplomatic Visits to Rakhine State in February 2018 By Diplomatic missions in Myanmar by Australia, the Czech Republic, Denmark, the European Union, France, Germany, Italy, the Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Sweden, Turkey, and the United States... Myanmar: Investigate Whereabouts of Two Kachin Civilians Detained by Military By Fortify Rights... Myanmar: Rakhine Human Rights Defender Freed Today By Fortify Rights... Burma: Scores of Rohingya Villages Bulldozed By Human Rights Watch... New report details Myanmar Army’s use of rape as a weapon against the Rohingya By Kaladan Press Network... UNFC Council Meeting Press Release By United Nationalities Federal Council (Union of Burma)... Statement on Government Plans to Resume the Dawei Special Economic Zone (SEZ) Project By 36 Myanmar Civil Society Organizations... ႏုိင္ငံေတာ္အစုိးရ၏ ထား၀ယ္အထူးစီးပြားေရးဇုန္စီမံကိန္းကို ျပန္လည္စတင္မည့္ အစီအစဥ္မ်ားအေပၚ သေဘာထားေၾကျငာခ်က္ By 36 Myanmar Civil Society Organizations... Joint Statement: Organizations Call for Outright Rejection of Draft Amendments to the Constitution and Criminal Code By 64 Human Rights Organizations and Communities.....REPORT: Rape by Command: Sexual violence as a weapon against the Rohingya By Kaladan Press Network.....RELATED POSTS: Myanmar 2016 – New Leadership, Old Problems... ႏုိင္ငံေတာ္အစုိးရ၏ ထား၀ယ္အထူးစီးပြားေရးဇုန္စီမံကိန္းကို ျပန္လည္စတင္မည့္ အစီအစဥ္မ်ားအေပၚ သေဘာထားေၾကျငာခ်က္... Natural Resource Federalism: Considerations for Myanmar... 2017 in History as Watershed Year for Human Rights Situation in Myanmar... ေက်ာက္ျဖဴအထူးစီးပြားေရးဇုန္​စီမံကိန္​း၏ အခြင့္အလမ္းႏွင့္ စိန္​ေခၚမွဳမ်ား
Language: English, Burmese (ျမန္မာဘာသာ)
Source/publisher: "Progressive Voice"
Format/size: htm (60K)
Date of entry/update: 11 March 2018


Title: "Progressive Voice" 12-18 February, 2018
Date of publication: 18 February 2018
Description/subject: Voluntary, Safe and Dignified Return Requires More than Infrastructure.....STATEMENTS AND PRESS RELEASES: Myanmar: Human Rights Council Must Address Dramatic Deterioration of Human Rights Situation in Myanmar By Amnesty International... NCA လက္မွတ္ေရးထုိးေရးႏွင့္ပတ္သက္၍ သတင္းထုတ္ျပန္ခ်က္ By Arakan National Council ... Statement by the Children of Padoh Mahn Sha Lah Phan on the 10th Anniversary of his Assassination by Agents of the Burmese Military Government By Children of Padoh Mahn Sha Lah Phan... Myanmar: EP Delegation Calls for Enquiry into Human Rights Violations By European Parliament... Myanmar: Ensure Justice for Assassination of U Ko Ni and Killing of U Nay Win By Fortify Rights.....REPORTS: Security Council Briefing on the Situation in Myanmar, By Assistant Secretary-General Miroslav Jenča... Briefing on Myanmar at the United Nations Security Council By Filippo Grandi, United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees... U.N. Security Council: Refer Myanmar to the International Criminal Court By Fortify Rights.....RELATED POSTS: Related Posts: New Report from APHR: Summary of Findings from Mission to Bangladesh Covering the Rohingya Crisis... International Development Committee: Burma Visas... EU Burma Response: Too Little Too Late... Over 100 Parliamentarians Call on UK Government to Refer Myanmar Military General Min Aung Hlaing to International Criminal Court... Myanmar: Human Rights Council Must Address Dramatic Deterioration of Human Rights Situation in Myanmar.
Language: English, Burmese (ျမန္မာဘာသာ)
Source/publisher: "Progressive Voice"
Format/size: htm (60K)
Date of entry/update: 11 March 2018


Title: "Progressive Voice" 5-11 February, 2018
Date of publication: 11 February 2018
Description/subject: UN Security Council Must Act to End Atrocities in Myanmar.....STATEMENTS AND PRESS RELEASES: Myanmar: Fresh Evidence of Ongoing Ethnic Cleansing as Military Starves, Abducts and Robs Rohingya By Amnesty International... Myanmar Army Attacks on Kachin Civilians Must End By Burma Human Rights Network... Pause in Myanmar Grant-Making By C&A Foundation... Boris Johnson Meets Rohingya refugees in Cox’s Bazar, Bangladesh By Foreign & Commonwealth Office and The Rt Hon Boris Johnson... Burma: Ensure Unfettered Aid in Kachin State By Human Rights Watch... PHR Calls on Full Senate to Pass Burma Human Rights and Freedom Act By Physicians for Human Rights... ANOTHER TRUTH: Does the NCA Work? Press Release for Film Screening and Panel Discussion By Sun Kingdom Films..... REPORTS: Briefing: Myanmar Forces Starve, Abduct and Rob Rohingya, as Ethnic Cleansing Continues By Amnesty International..... RELATED POSTS: End of Mission Statement by Special Rapporteur on the Situation of Human Rights in Myanmar Achieving Justice for Gross Human Rights Violations in Myanmar... Summary of Situation Update for December 2017 Human Rights Watch’s World Report 2018: Burma Events of 2017... Burma: Ethnic Cleansing, Repression, Denials.
Language: English, Burmese (ျမန္မာဘာသာ)
Source/publisher: "Progressive Voice"
Format/size: htm (56K)
Date of entry/update: 11 March 2018


Title: "Progressive Voice" 29 January-4 February 2018
Date of publication: 04 February 2018
Description/subject: Special Rapporteur Outlines Myanmar’s Decades-Long Institutionalized Violations Against Myanmar’s Ethnic Minorities...Resources from the past week:- Statements and Press Releases: Hillary Clinton to Present Human Rights Awards Monday at Georgetown By Georgetown University... Chairman Royce Statement on Burma By House Foreign Affairs Committee Chairman Ed Royce... Statement Condemning Tatmadaw Airstrikes Against Unarmed Civilians By Kachin Alliance... KNU President General Mutu Say Poe’s Address on 69th Anniversary of Karen National Revolutionary Resistance By Karen National Union, President General Mutu Say Poe... Karen National Union Statement on the Building of a Two-Lane Highway Connecting Dawei Special Economic Zone and the Thai Border By Karen National Union... End of Mission Statement by Special Rapporteur on the Situation of Human Rights in Myanmar By Ms Yanghee Lee, UN Special Rapporteur on situation of human rights in Myanmar..... Reports: Northern Burma Clash Account – December 2017 By Free Burma Ranger... Urgent Update on Humanitarian Situation in Kachin State By Joint Strategy Team... Humanitarian Update on the Situation in Kachin State By Joint Strategy Team.
Language: English, Burmese (ျမန္မာဘာသာ)
Source/publisher: "Progressive Voice"
Format/size: pdf (56K)
Date of entry/update: 10 March 2018


Title: "Progressive Voice" 22-28 January 2018
Date of publication: 28 January 2018
Description/subject: Peace Donors Must Hold Myanmar Accountable to International Humanitarian Law.....STATEMENTS AND PRESS RELEASES: Bangladesh/Myanmar: Postponing Returns Arrangement Provides Temporary Relief for Rohingya Refugees By Amnesty International... ASEAN MPs Emphasize Need for Urgent Regional Action on Rohingya Crisis as They Conclude Fact-Finding Mission By ASEAN Parliamentarians for Human Rights... India and Japan: End Support for Rohingya Repatriation By Burma Campaign UK... Malaysia: Revoke Military Awards Given to Min Aung Hlaing By Burma Campaign UK... Myanmar/Bangladesh: Prevent Premature Repatriation, Ensure Rights for Rohingya By Fortify Rights... Myanmar: Investigate Deadly Crackdown Against Rakhine Protesters in Mrauk-U By Fortify Rights... Burma/Bangladesh: Return Plan Endangers Refugees By Human Rights Watch... UNHCR Steps up Call for Unhindered Access in Myanmar’s northern Rakhine State By United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees... Position Statement on Signing NCA By United Nationalities Federal Council (Union of Burma)... NCA လက္မွတ္ေရးထုိးေရးႏွင့္ပတ္သက္၍ သေဘာထားထုတ္ျပန္ေၾကညာခ်က္ By United Nationalities Federal Council (Union of Burma)... Statement on United Nations Participation in Myanmar Government Meetings on Health Services on 21 January in Sittwe By United Nations in Myanmar... Merkley, Young, Kaine, McCain Introduce Bipartisan Resolution Condemning Burmese Ethnic Cleansing, Calling for Safe Repatriation of Rohingya By US Senators Jeff Merkley (D-OR), Todd Young (R-IN), Tim Kaine (D-VA), and John McCain (R-AZ)... Civil Society Groups Urge the EU to Take Stronger Steps in Response to the Rohingya Crisis By 21 Civil Society Organisations... 21 Civil Society Organisations from Inside and Outside Myanmar Letter to EU By 21 Civil Society Organisations.....REPORTS: Summary of Situation Update for December 2017 By Burma Human Rights Network... ... Achieving Justice for Gross Human Rights Violations in Myanmar By International Commission of Jurists... Natural Resource Federalism: Considerations for Myanmar By Natural Resource Governance Institute... Urgent Humanitarian Update for Kachin State January 23, 2018 By Joint Strategy Team... Urgent Update on Humanitarian Situation in Kachin State By Joint Strategy Team.....RELATED POSTS: End of Mission Statement by Special Rapporteur on the Situation of Human Rights in Myanmar... Achieving Justice for Gross Human Rights Violations in Myanmar... Summary of Situation Update for December 2017... Burma: Ethnic Cleansing, Repression, Denials... 2018 Must Seek to Hold the Myanmar Army Accountable and End its Impunity and Crimes Against Minorities.
Language: English, Burmese (ျမန္မာဘာသာ)
Source/publisher: "Progressive Voice"
Format/size: htm
Date of entry/update: 16 March 2018


Title: "Progressive Voice" 15-21 January 2018
Date of publication: 21 January 2018
Description/subject: BROKEN TRUST UNDERPINS STALLED PEACE PROCESS.....STATEMENTS AND PRESS RELEASES: ရခုုိင္ၿပည္နယ္၊ ေၿမာက္ဦးၿမိဳ ့တြင္ ၿဖစ္ပြားခဲ့ေသာ ပဋိပကၡတြင္ေသဆံုုးခဲ့သည့္ ရခုုိင္ၿပည္သူမ်ားအတြက္ ၀မ္းနည္းေၾကာင္း ACDD ၏သေဘာထားထုုတ္ၿပန္ၿခင္း By Action Committee for Democracy Development...Bangladesh: Returning Rohingya to Myanmar illegal and premature By Amnesty International...Myanmar: Investigate Police Killings of Rakhine State Protesters By Amnesty International...Myanmar: ‘Shocking Killings’ by Police in Rakhine State Must be Investigated By Amnesty International UK...Shans angered by IFC Hydropower Meeting in Taunggyi Amidst Escalating Conflict and Blocked Peace Dialogues By Action for Shan State Rivers...Kachin Teachers Rape and Murder: Action Needed to End Impunity By Burma Campaign UK...Investigation Needed in Northern Rakhine State into Possibility of More Mass Graves By Burma Human Rights Network...Bangladesh-Burma Plan for Rohingya Refugees Risks Forced Repatriation to Indefinite Detention By Burma Human Rights Network...Police Killing of Rakhine Protesters Demands Investigation and Repercussions By Burma Human Rights Network...EU Steps Up Support to Address the Rohingya Crisis in Bangladesh By European Commission...Women Remain Underrepresented in Peace-Building Efforts in Ukraine and Myanmar By Georgetown Institute for Women, Peace and Security...Burma: Ethnic Cleansing, Repression, Denials By Human Rights Watch...Myanmar: Reverse Laws and Practices that Perpetuate Military Impunity – new ICJ report By International Commission of Jurists...Bangladesh and Burma: The Rohingya Crisis By International Development Committee... Legal Analysis of Superior/Command Responsibility and Myanmar Army’s Admission of their Involvement in Heinous Crimes Which Constitute Genocide By Legal Aid Network... ရခုိင္အခ်ဳပ္အျခာအာဏာက်ဆုံးျခင္းေန႔ (၂၃၃)ႏွစ္ေျမာက္ အခမ္းအနားႏွင့္ပတ္သက္၍ လူထုအားအၾကမ္းဖက္ၿဖိဳခြင္း သတ္ျဖတ္ခဲ့သည့္ ျဖစ္စဥ္အတြက္ ထုတ္ျပန္ေၾကညာခ်က္ By Myanmar Alliance for Transparency and Accountability...Statement on Three years of Uncertainty over Murder of Kachin School Teachers By Network for Human Rights Documentation-Burma...ကခ်င္ဆရာမေလးမ်ား အသတ္ခံရမႈ ၃ႏွစ္ျပည့္ၿပီျဖစ္ေသာ္လည္း အျဖစ္မွန္ကိုု မေဖာ္ထုုတ္ႏိုုင္ေသး By Network for Human Rights Documentation-Burma... UN Special Rapporteur on Myanmar to visit Bangladesh and Thailand – 18 to 30 January By Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights...Children of Myanmar Still Victims of Grave Violations Despite Measures to End Recruitment and Use By Office of the Special Representative of the Secretary-General for Children and Armed Conflict...Rohingya Repatriation Agreement Fails to Address Accountability and Safety Concerns By Physicians for Human Rights...The Bangladesh-Myanmar Agreement on Rohingya Repatriation By Refugees International...ရခိုင္ျပည္နယ္ ေျမာက္ဦးအၾကမ္းဖက္ ပစ္ခတ္ၿဖိဳခြဲမႈအေပၚသေဘာထားထုတ္ျပန္ခ်က္By Students and Youth Congress of Burma...UNA ၏ ထုတ္ျပန္ေၾကညာခ်က္ By United Nationalities Alliance...UNHCR Notes Bangladesh, Myanmar Talks; Stresses Importance of Returns Meeting International Standards By United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees... UN Myanmar – Statement on Situation in Mrauk-U By United Nations in Myanmar...Promoting Gender Equality in Myanmar: Policies and Strategies – “က်ားမတန္းတူေရး ျမွင့္တင္ျခင္းဆုိင္ရာ မဟာဗ်ဴဟာမ်ား မူဝါဒေရးရာ စာတမ္း” By Women’s League of Burma and the Salween Institute for Public Policy...8 INGOs Summit Letter to the US President Regard with Sanctions on Myanmar for Rohingya Crisis By 8 INGOs...Rohingyas’ Concerns over the Repatriation of Refugees from Bangladesh By 21 Rohingya Organizations.....REPORTS: Women’s Peacebuilding Strategies Amidst Conflict: Lessons from Myanmar and Ukraine By Georgetown Institute for Women, Peace and Security...Human Rights Watch’s World Report 2018: Burma Events of 2017 By Human Rights Watch...Achieving Justice for Gross Human Rights Violations in Myanmar By International Commission of Jurists.....RELATED POSTS: 2017 in History as Watershed Year for Human Rights Situation in Myanmar...Myanmar Must Act to Prevent Violence Against Women in Conflict and Provide Justice for Victims...Briefing Paper on the Human Rights Situation in Burma/Myanmar... Statement by Ms. Yanghee Lee, Special Rapporteur on the Situation of Human Rights in Myanmar at the 34th session of the Human Rights Council...Myanmar: Amnesty International Annual Report 2016/17 (English).
Language: English, Burmese (ျမန္မာဘာသာ)
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Date of entry/update: 16 March 2018


Title: "Progressive Voice" 1-14 January 2018
Date of publication: 14 January 2018
Description/subject: 2018 MUST SEEK TO HOLD THE MYANMAR ARMY ACCOUNTABLE AND END ITS IMPUNITY AND CRIMES AGAINST MINORITIES.....STATEMENTS AND PRESS RELEASES: Myanmar: Reuters Journalists Must be Released By Amnesty International... Myanmar: Military’s mass grave admission exposes extrajudicial killings of Rohingya By Amnesty International...Burma Must Release Journalists Wa Lone and Kyaw Soe Oo Immediately By Burma Human Rights Network...ျမန္မာ့အမ်ဳိးသမီးသမဂၢ အဌမအႀကိမ္ေျမာက္ညီလာခံ ထုတ္ျပန္ေၾကညာခ်က္ By Burmese Women’s Union...Local EU Statement on the Myanmar Military’s Admission of Extrajudicial Killings of 10 Muslim Villagers in Rakhine State By Delegation of the European Union to Myanmar...Scandal of Luxury Yachts Built in the UK with Illegitimate Burmese Teak By Environmental Investigation Agency...Myanmar: Drop Charges, Release Arbitrarily Detained Journalists By Fortify Rights...Burma: Privacy Law Used to Prosecute Critics By Human Rights Watch...ARSA Ambush No Excuse For Further Violence Against Rohingya By International Campaign for the Rohingya...Myanmar: Journalists Charged under Official Secrets Act By International Federation of Journalists...SASC Chairman John McCain Calls for the Release of Reuters Journalists Detained in Burma By John McCAIN, US Senator...Karenni Civil Society Network on the extrajudicial killing of three KNPP soldiers and one civilian By Karenni Civil Society Network...ေကအဲန္ပီပီရဲေဘာ္သုံးဦး ႏွင့္ အရပ္သားတစ္ဦးအား ဥပေဒမဲ့သတ္ျဖတ္မႈအေပၚ ကရင္နီလူမႈအဖြဲ႔အစည္းကြန္ယက္၏ သတင္းထုတ္ျပန္ခ်က္ By Karenni Civil Society Network... 70th Anniversary of the Kachin State Day Statement By Kachin National Organization...ကခ်င္ႏိုင္ငံေရးပါတီမ်ား ညိႇႏိႈင္းပူးေပါင္းေဆာင္ရြက္ေရးေကာ္မတီ (KPCC)၏ ၂၀၁၈ ခုႏွစ္ ႏွစ္သစ္ကူးသ၀ဏ္လႊာ By Kachin Political Parties Coordination Committee...ႏိုင္ငံတကာအဖဲ ြ႔ အစည္းမ်ားမွဦးေဆာင္ျပီး အထက္ဧရာ၀တီျမစ္ညာျမစ္၀ွမ္းေဒသတြင္ ေရအားလွ်ပ္စစ္က႑ အ တြက္ မူ၀ါဒေလ့လာဆန္းစစ္မႈအေပၚကခ်င္ႏိုင္ငံေရးပါတီမ်ားညိႇႏိႈင္းပူးေပါင္းေဆာင္ရြက္ေရးေကာ္မတီ၏ သေဘာထားထုတ္ျပန္ခ်က္ By Kachin Political Parties Coordination Committee... တအာင္းဥပေဒအေထာက္အကူျပဳအဖဲြ႔(TLA)တာ၀န္ခံ မုိင္းမ်ိဳးေအာင္ ဖမ္းဆီးထိန္းသိမ္းခံရျခင္းအေပၚ လူ႔အခြင့္အေရးမွတ္တမ္းကြန္ရက္ ျမန္မာႏုိင္ငံ (ND-Burma) ၏ ထုတ္ျပန္ခ်က္ By ND-Burma...Reporters Without Borders Urges Myanmar to Free Two Reuters Reporters By Reporters Without...Restoration Council of Shan State Statement on the National Political Dialogue of Shan Nationalities By Restoration Council of Shan State...သွ်မ္းလူမ်ဳိးအလုိက္ အမ်ဳိးသားအဆင့္ ႏုိင္ငံေရးေဆြးေႏြးပြႏဲွင့္ ပတ္သက္၍ ထုတ္ျပန္ေၾကညာခ်က္ By Restoration Council of Shan State... Statement of Tanintharyi Weekly about Lawsuit by Tanintharyi Region Government By The Tanintharyi Weekly...ဥပေဒ အေထာက္အကူျပဳအဖြဲ႔ တာ၀န္ခံ မိုင္းမ်ဳိးေအာင္ ဖမ္းဆီးခ်ဳပ္ေႏွာင္ခံရျခင္းအေပၚ မိမိတို႔ တအာင္းေက်ာင္းသားႏွင့္ လူငယ္မ်ားအဖြဲ႔ႏွင့္ တအာင္းအမ်ိဳးသမီးအဖြဲ႔၏ ပူးတြဲသေဘာထားထုတ္ျပန္ခ်က္ By Ta’ang Women’s Organization... Press Release by United Nationalities Federal Council Central Executive Committee (Extended) Meeting....By United Nationalities Federal Council -Burma.....REPORTS: Submission from Burma Campaign UK: International Development Committee Inquiry – DFID’s country programme in Burma and Bangladesh By Burma Campaign UK...Geneva Palais briefing note: The situation of children in Rakhine State, Myanmar By Marixie Mercado, UNICEF spokesperson in Geneva...United States Commission on International Religious Freedom: Burma Chapter – 2017 Annual report By United States Commission on International Religious Freedom...ညီညြတ္ေသာတိုင္းရင္းသားလူမ်ဳိးမ်ားဖက္ဒရယ္ေကာင္စီ၏ ဗဟုိအလုပ္အမႈေဆာင္ေကာ္မတီ (တုိးခ်ဲ႕) အစည္းအေဝး သတင္းထုတ္ျပန္ခ်က္ By United Nationalities Federal Council – Burma...Rohingya Children Trapped in ‘Appalling’ Conditions in Myanmar’s Rakhine State...By United Nations Children’s Fund – UNICEF...ၿမန္မာႏုုိင္ငံတြင္း လူငယ္မ်ား မတရားဖမ္းဆီး၊အက်ဥ္းခ်၊ တရားစြဲခံရမွုုမ်ားအေပၚ ေက်ာင္းသား၊ လူငယ္၊ အရပ္ဘက္ အဖြဲ ့အစည္း/ကြန္ရက္မ်ား (၁၁၃)ဖြဲ ့၏ သေဘာထားေၾကညာခ်က္ ထုုတ္ၿပန္ၿခင္း By 113 Civil Society Organizations.....RELATED POSTS: End of Mission Statement by Special Rapporteur on the Situation of Human Rights in Myanmar...Achieving Justice for Gross Human Rights Violations in Myanmar...Summary of Situation Update for December 2017...Burma: Ethnic Cleansing, Repression, Denials 2017 in History as Watershed Year for Human Rights Situation in Myanmar.
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Date of entry/update: 16 March 2018


Title: "Progressive Voice" 11-17 December 2017
Date of publication: 17 December 2017
Description/subject: 2017 IN HISTORY AS WATERSHED YEAR FOR HUMAN RIGHTS SITUATION IN MYANMAR.....STATEMENTS AND PRESS RELEASES: Statement by Sweden at the UN Security Council Briefing on Myanmar....By Ambassador Olof Skoog on behalf of Sweden...12 Journalists’ Groups Condemn Arrest of Reuters Reporters By Arakan Journalist Association, Burma News...International, Myanmar Journalists Association, Myanmar Journalist Network, Myanmar Journalist Union, Myanmar Women Journalists Society, Myanmar Media Lawyers’ Network, Myae Latt Journalist Network, Myanmar Journalist Network (Ayarwaddy), Lashio Reporters Group, Myanmar Journalist Network (Monywa) and Taunggyi Journalist Association မန္မာႏိုင္ငံအစိုးရလွ်ိဳ႕၀ွက္ခ်က္မ်ား အက္ဥပေဒျဖင့္ ဖမ္းဆီးထားသည့္ သတင္းေထာက္ႏွစ္ဦးႏွင့္ပတ္သက္၍ ေတာင္းဆုိခ်က္ By Arakan Journalist Association, Burma News International, Myanmar Journalists Association, Myanmar Journalist Network, Myanmar Journalist Union, Myanmar Women Journalists Society, Myanmar Media Lawyers’ Network, Myae Latt Journalist Network, Myanmar Journalist Network (Ayarwaddy), Lashio Reporters Group, Myanmar Journalist Network (Monywa) and Taunggyi Journalist Association Arrest of Two Burmese Journalists Part of Worrying Pattern of Targeting Media By Burma Human Rights Network...Myanmar: Stop Persecuting Rohingya, MEPs Keep Urging By European Parliament...FCCT Statement on the Arrest of Two Reuters Journalists in Myanmar By Foreign Correspondents’ Club of Thailand...Myanmar: Release Wrongfully Arrested Journalists, Protect Press Freedoms By Fortify Rights...HRW’s Letter Regarding Myanmar-Bangladesh “Arrangement” on Rohingya Refugees By Human Rights Watch... Burma: Rohingya Return Deal Bad for Refugees By Human Rights Watch...UN Security Council Meeting a Chance to Act on Myanmar By Human Rights Watch...Burma: 40 Rohingya Villages Burned Since October By Human Rights Watch...Burma: Methodical Massacre at Rohingya Village By Human Rights Network...Reuters Journalists Detained in Myanmar: Respect their Rights, End their Incommunicado Detention By International Commission for Jurists...Independent International Fact Finding Mission on Myanmar concludes visit to Malaysia By Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights...Two journalists arrested for reporting the Rakhine State crisis, face 14-year jail term under the Official Secrets Act By The Southeast Asian Press Alliance... လက္ရွိၿငိမ္းခ်မ္းေရးျဖစ္စဥ္ႏွင့္ပတ္သက္၍သေဘာထားထုတ္ျပန္ေၾကညာခ်က္ By United Nationalities Federal Council – Burma... Myanmar Must Prioritize Protection of Civilians in Rakhine State, Address the Roots of the Conflict By 108 Human Rights Organizations.....REPORTS: Rohingya Crisis in Bangladesh: A Summary of Findings from Six Pooled Surveys By Doctors Without borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF)...The Young Women From Rural Villages Powering and Urban Industry: A Baseline Survey of Rangon’s Garment Sector Workforce By Enlightened Myanmar Research Foundation...66(d): No real change By Free Expression MyanmarMassacre by the River: Burmese Army Crimes against Humanity in Tula Toli By Human Rights Watch...Foundation of Fear: 25 years of Villagers’ Voices from Southeast Myanmar By Karen Human Rights Group...အေၾကာက္တရား၏ အုတ္္ျမစ္။ ။ ၂၅ ႏွစ္အတြင္း မွတ္တမ္းတင္ထားေသာ ျမန္မာျပည္အေရွ႕ေတာင္ပိုင္းမွ ႐ြာသားမ်ား၏အသံမ်ား By Karen Human Rights Group...Report: Violence in Rakhine State and the UK’s Response By The Foreign Affairs Committee...Myanmar Humanitarian Fund: 2017 Overview By UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs.....RELATED POSTS: Myanmar Must Act to Prevent Violence Against Women in Conflict and Provide Justice for Victims...Briefing Paper on the Human Rights Situation in Burma/Myanmar...Myanmar 2016 – New Leadership, Old Problems...Experts of the Independent International Fact Finding Mission on Myanmar conclude visit to Bangladesh...Crisis in Rakhine State.
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Date of entry/update: 16 March 2018


Title: "Progressive Voice" 4-10 December 2017
Date of publication: 10 December 2017
Description/subject: SPECIAL CIRCUMSTANCES REQUIRE SPECIAL EFFORTS FOR ACCOUNTABILITY.....STATEMENTS AND PRESS RELEASES: U.S. Statement at the UN Human Rights Council Special Session on Burma By Ambassador Kelley E. Currie, US Representative to the UN...Myanmar: UN Rights Body Must Take Strong Stand on Rohingya By Amnesty International...UN: China Fails to Scupper Resolution on Myanmar’s Persecution of Rohingya By Amnesty International...House Passes Resolution Condemning Myanmar Military’s Atrocities Against Rohingya By Amnesty International... ICAR and ALTSEAN-Burma Launch Comprehensive Study of Business and Human Rights Laws and Practices in Myanmar By ALTSEAN-Burma and International Corporate Accountability Roundtable...House Condemns Burma’s Ethnic Cleansing of Rohingya By Foreign Affairs Committee...HURFOM Releases “‘I Still Remember’: Desires for Acknowledgement and Justice for Past and Ongoing Human Rights Violations in Mon areas of southern Burma” By Human Rights Foundation of Monland... UN Rights Body Send Strong Message to Burma By Human Rights Watch...Statement to the Special Session of the Human Rights Council on the “Situation of human rights of the minority Rohingya Muslim population and other minorities in Rakhine State of Myanmar” By Marzuki Darusman Chair, Independent International Fact-Finding...ND-Burma statement on International Human Rights Day: “We are Ready to Help Deliver Justice for Burma’s many Victims of Human Rights Violations” By Network for Human Rights Documentation – Burma... နုိင္ငံတကာလူ႔အခြင့္အေရးေန႔အတြက္ ND-Burma ၏ ထုုတ္ျပန္ခ်က္ By Network for Human Rights Documentation – Burma... Human Rights Council opens special session on the situation of human rights of the Rohingya and other minorities in Rakhine State in MyanmarBy Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights...Council condemns alleged systematic and gross violations of human rights against Rohingya Muslims and other minorities in Myanmar By Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights...Council concludes twenty-seventh special session on the human rights situation of the Rohingya Muslims and other minorities in Myanmar By Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights...Myanmar: UN human rights chief calls for international criminal investigation of perpetrators of violence against Rohingya By Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights...27th Special Session of the UN Human Rights Council – Oral Statement on the human rights situation in Burma/Myanmar By R. Iniyan Ilango on behalf of Asian Forum for Human Rights and Development (FORUM-ASIA), Conectas Direitos Humanos and International Movement Against All Forms of Discrimination and Racism...Special Session of the Human Rights Council on the human rights situation of the minority Rohingya Muslim population and other minorities in the Rakhine State of Myanmar By UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Zeid Ra’ad Al Hussein...McCollum Condemns Ethnic Cleansing of Rohingya, Urges Resolution to Humanitarian Crisis By US Congresswoman Betty McCollum...Statement on the 18th Anniversary of the Women’s League of Burma By Women’s League of Burma...အမ်ိဴးသမီးမ်ားအဖဲြ႔ခ်ဳပ္ (ျမန္မာႏုိင္ငံ)၏ ၁၈ ႏွစ္ျပည့္ ႏွစ္ပတ္လည္အခမ္းအနား ထုတ္ျပန္ေၾကညာခ်က္ By Women’s League of Burma...Humanitarian Organizations call for Guarantees of Safety and Rights for Refugees before Return to Myanmar CommencesBy 15 International Humanitarian Organizations.....REPORTS: “Shadow” National Baseline Assessment (NBA) of Current Implementation of Business and Human Rights Frameworks By ALTSEAN-Burma and International Corporate Accountability Roundtable...2017 ANNI Report on the Performance and Establishment of National Human Rights Institutions in AsiaBy Asian NGO Network on National Human Rights Institutions...“‘I Still Remember’: Desires for acknowledgment and justice for human rights violations in Mon areas of southern Burma” By Human Rights Foundation of Monland...Suffering in Shadows: Aid Restrictions and Reductions Endanger Displaced Persons in Northern Myanmar By Refugees International...Myanmar’s Rohingya Crisis Enters a Dangerous New Phase By International Crisis Group...အစုိးရစစ္တပ္ျဖစ္ေသာ ခမရ ၁၄၇ သည္ သီေပါနယ္ေျမတြင္း SSPP/SSA ကို ထုိးစစ္ဆင္တိုက္ခုိက္ခ်ိန္တြင္ ေဒသခံမ်ားကုိ အတင္းအဓမၼေစခုိင္းျခင္း၊ အခေၾကးေငြမဲ့စြာအစားအေသာက္ျခင္း၊ ရြာသားမ်ား၏ ကုန္တင္ကားမ်ားကုိ ေခ်ာဆဲြျခင္းမ်ားျပဳလုပ္ By Shan Human Rights Foundation.....RELATED POSTS: FCO Minister Field Statement on the Rohingya Crisis...Statement by Adama Dieng, United Nations Special Adviser on the Prevention of Genocide, on his visit to Bangladesh to assess the situation of Rohingya refugees from Myanmar...Mass Atrocities against Rohingyas Require Urgent Action for Accountability Mechanism...Fact-finding Mission on Myanmar: Concrete and Overwhelming Information Points to International Crimes...Myanmar: Accountability for Ethnic Cleansing Urgently Required.
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Title: "Progressive Voice" 27 November- 3 December 2017
Date of publication: 03 December 2017
Description/subject: BUILDING TRUST INTO THE PEACE PROCESS.....STATEMENTS AND PRESS RELEASES: Rohingya Crisis: UK Says Those Committing Human Rights Violations Must Be Held To Account – Time To Back ICC Referral By Burma Campaign UK...Pope Francis First Visit to Burma is a Historic Opportunity to Challenge Crime Against Humanity and the Violation of Freedom of Religion in BurmaBy Burma Human Rights Network...Bilateral Agreement On Rohingya Repatriation Deeply FlawedBy Burma Human Rights Network...The Rohingya People of Rakhine State: UK Government Actions Update, 28 November 2017 By Foreign Office Minister Mark Field MP...New Satellite Imagery Partnership By Human Rights Watch...Human Rights Council to hold a Special Session on the situation of human rights of the Rohingya and other minorities in Rakhine State in Myanmar on 5 December 2017By Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights...Urgent Appeal for Charges to be Dropped Against Nine Ho Pong Farmers unjustly Arrested Four Months Ago By Shan Human Rights Foundation...လြန္ခဲ့သည့္ ၄ လတြင္ တရားမ၀င္ဖမ္းဆီးအေရးယူထားေသာ ဟုိပုံးလယ္သမား ၉ ဦးကုိ ျပည္လည္အမႈရုပ္သိမ္းေပးရန္ ေတာင္းဆုိျခင္း By Shan Human Rights Foundation...Myanmar: UN Experts Request Exceptional Report on Situation of Women and Girls from northern Rakhine StateBy UN Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against...REPORTS: Suspicious Minds: The Myanmar National Human Rights Commission’s Trust Deficit By Action Committee for Democracy Development, Progressive Voice and Smile Education and Development Foundation...သံသယစိတ္မ်ား။ ။ ျမန္မာႏိုင္ငံအမ်ိဳးသားလူ႔အခြင့္အေရးေကာ္မရွင္၏ ယံုၾကည္မႈ ကပ္ဆိုက္ပံု By Action Committee for Democracy Development, Progressive Voice and Smile Education and Development Foundation.....RELATED POSTS: Dry Season Dread...Burma’s “Peace Process”: The Government Talks, the Military Shoots, Villagers Flee...Myanmar: Investigate Whereabouts of Two Kachin Civilians Detained by Military...Special Rapporteur Outlines Myanmar’s Decades-Long Institutionalized Violations Against Myanmar’s Ethnic Minorities...Northern Burma/Myanmar: Global Kachin Appeal for UN Members’ Action.
Language: English, Burmese (ျမန္မာဘာသာ)
Source/publisher: "Progressive Voice"
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Date of entry/update: 16 March 2018


Title: "Progressive Voice" 20-26 November 2017
Date of publication: 26 November 2017
Description/subject: LEAVE NO ONE BEHIND: SUPPORT AND JUSTICE FOR ROHINGYA WOMEN SURVIVORS OF SEXUAL VIOLENCE.....STATEMENTS AND PRESS RELEASES: Myanmar: Rohingya Trapped in Dehumanising Apartheid Regime By Amnesty International...Myanmar: Rohingya Returns Unthinkable until Apartheid System is Dismantled By Amnesty International...Detailing EU Complicity In Rohingya Crisis – Parliament Publishes Burma Campaign UK Evidence By Burma Campaign UK...Declaration by the High Representative on behalf of the European Union on Myanmar/Burma By European Council of the European Union...Royce Welcomes Admin’s Burma Determination By Foreign Affairs Committee...Myanmar: Rule of Law Must Drive Responses to Rohingya Crisis By International Commission of Jurists...Efforts To Address Burma’s Rakhine State Crisis By Rex W. Tillerson, US Secretary of State...Senior State Department Officials On the Situation in Burma By Senior State Department Officials...Statement from the Shan Women’s Action Network On the International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women 2017 By Shan Women’s Action Network...၂၀၁၇ ခုႏွစ္ အျပည္ျပည္ဆိုင္ရာ အမ်ဳိးသမီးမ်ားအေပၚ အၾကမ္းဖက္မႈ ပေပ်ာက္ေရးေန႔ ထုုတ္ျပန္ ေၾကညာခ်က္ By Shan Women’s Action Network...WLB’s Press Release On the International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women By Women’s League of Burma...အျပည္ျပည္ဆိုင္ရာ အမ်ဳိးသမီးမ်ားအေပၚ အၾကမ္းဖက္မႈပေပ်ာက္ေရးေန႔ အထိမ္းအမွတ္ သတင္းထုတ္ျပန္ခ်က္ By Women’s League of Burma...Joint Open Letter: Call for a Special Session of the UN Human Rights Council on the Deteriorating Human Rights Situation in Myanmar By 36 Human Rights Organisations.....REPORTS: Myanmar: ” Caged Without A Roof” By Amnesty International...Briefing Note: Myanmar – Questions and Answers on Human Rights Law in Rakhine State By International Commission of Jurists...ေက်ာက္ျဖဴအထူးစီးပြားေရးဇုန္​စီမံကိန္​း၏ အခြင့္အလမ္းႏွင့္ စိန္​ေခၚမွဳမ်ား By Kyaukphyu Rural Development Association...Briefing Paper: Girls Bear the Shame – Impediments to Justice for Girl Children Who have Experienced Sexual Violence in Burma By Women’s League of Burma...ရွက္ရြံ႕မႈမ်ား ခါးစည္းခံစား မိန္းမသားမ်ား။ ။ ျမန္မာႏိုင္ငံတြင္း လိင္ပိုင္းဆိုင္ရာအၾကမ္းဖက္မႈမ်ား ေတြ႔ႀကံဳခံစားေနရေသာ မိန္းကေလးမ်ားအတြက္ အမွန္တရားရရွိေစေရး အဟန္႔အတားမ်ား By Women’s League of Burma.....RELATED POSTS: Broken Trust Underpins Stalled Peace Process...2017 in History as Watershed Year for Human Rights Situation in Myanmar...Myanmar Must Act to Prevent Violence Against Women in Conflict and Provide Justice for Victims...Briefing Paper on the Human Rights Situation in Burma/Myanmar...Statement by Ms. Yanghee Lee, Special Rapporteur on the Situation of Human Rights in Myanmar at the 34th session of the Human Rights Council
Language: English, Burmese (ျမန္မာဘာသာ)
Source/publisher: "Progressive Voice"
Format/size: htm
Date of entry/update: 16 March 2018


Title: "Progressive Voice" 13-19 November 2017
Date of publication: 19 November 2017
Description/subject: THE PERILOUS DEFENSE OF HUMAN RIGHTS.....STATEMENTS AND PRESS RELEASES: Myanmar: Military Attempts to Whitewash Crimes Against Humanity Targeting Rohingya By Amnesty International...ASEAN’s Failure to Address Drivers of Rohingya Crisis Undermines Credibility, Regional Lawmakers Warn By ASEAN Parliamentarians for Human Rights...As Tillerson Visits Burma International Pressure and Action are Essential By Burma Human Rights Network...Coalition of 15 Human Rights Organizations Launches NOW! Campaign Calling on Vietnam to Immediately and Unconditionally Release 165 Prisoners of Conscience By Coalition of 15 Human Rights Organizations...Foreign Affairs Committee Condemns Ethnic Cleansing in Burma By Foreign Affairs Committee...New Report: Mounting Evidence of Genocide of Rohingya Muslims in Myanmar By Fortify Rights and United States Holocaust Memorial...Myanmar: Drop Criminal Defamation Charges Against Kachin ActivistBy Fortify Rights and Kachin Women’s Association of Thailand...Burma: Army Report Whitewashes Ethnic Cleansing By Human Rights Watch...Burma: Withdraw Protest Ban in Yangon By Human Rights Watch...Burma: Widespread Rape of Rohingya Women, Girls By Human Rights Watch...Tillerson Must Take Action During Myanmar Visit By Refugees International...SEAPA: Two-Month Jail Time for Journalists—a Harsh Punishment By Southeast Asian Press Alliance...Statement on US Speaking Tour By Smile Education and Development Foundation...Secretary-General’s remarks at the 9th ASEAN-UN Summit By United Nations Information Centre, Yangon...Joint Press: United States Secretary of State, Rex Wayne Tillerson with Burmese State Counsellor Aung San Suu Kyi By United States Secretary of State, Rex Wayne Tillerson.....REPORTS: “They Tried to Kill Us All”: Atrocity Crimes against Rohingya Muslims in Rakhine State, Myanmar By Fortify Rights and United States Holocaust Memorial...“All of My Body Was Pain” Sexual Violence against Rohingya Women and Girls in Burma By Human Rights Watch...United States Assistance to Burma By US Department of State, Office of the Spokesperson.....RELATED POSTS: Statement by the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights, Zeid Ra’ad Al Hussein...2017 in History as Watershed Year for Human Rights Situation in Myanmar...“‘I Still Remember’: Desires for acknowledgment and justice for human rights violations in Mon areas of southern Burma.”...Myanmar Must Act to Prevent Violence Against Women in Conflict and Provide Justice for Victims...US Must Rebuke, Not Reward the Myanmar Army.
Language: English, Burmese (ျမန္မာဘာသာ)
Source/publisher: "Progressive Voice"
Format/size: htm
Date of entry/update: 16 March 2018


Title: "Progressive Voice" 6-12 November 2017
Date of publication: 12 November 2017
Description/subject: CHALLENGING HATE WITH SOLIDARITY AND RECOGNITION.....STATEMENTS AND PRESS RELEASES: Rohingya Crisis: EU Foreign Ministers Must Back Global Arms Embargo on 13th November By Burma Campaign UK...Burma Campaign UK to Revive Burma ‘Dirty List’ of Companies Linked to Human Rights Violations By Burma Campaign UK...Aung San Suu Kyi is Keeping a 14 yr Old Political Prisoner in Jail By Burma Campaign UK...Rakhine State and Kachin Region: BHRN Urges European Union Foreign Ministers to Take Strong Action in Response to Crime Against Humanity in Burma By Burma Human Rights Network...Statement: Return to Reconciliation and Rebuilding in Myanmar By Charles Cardinal Bo, Archbishop of Yangon...EU Foreign Ministers Urged to Pressure Burmese Authorities to End Crimes Against Humanity Against Rohingya By Christian Solidarity Worldwide...A Supporting Statement to Karen Organizations (USA) Gathering in Washington DC By Ei Tu Hta Internally Displaced Person Supporting Committee...Karen Organization (USA) မွ ၀ါရွင္တန္ဒီစီတြင္ ျပဳလုပ္က်င္းပသည့္ ဆႏၵေဖာ္ထုတ္ပြအဲား ႀကိဳဆိုေထာက္ခံျခင္း By Ei Tu Hta Internally Displaced Person Supporting Committee...Myanmar: Release 14-Year-Old Ethnic Ta’ang Boy Wrongfully Convicted, Allegedly Tortured By Fortify Rights...Rohingya Crisis: 10 Principles for Protecting Refugees By Human Rights Watch...APEC/ASEAN: Prioritize Rohingya Crisis By Human Rights Watch...International Campaign for the Rohingya (Malaysia) Petitions Petronas to withdraw from Myanmar By International Campaign for the Rohingya...Letter of Support to Our Karen Brothers and Sisters Gathering today at the White House for the US Government to Continue Stand with Karen People By Karen Community in Norway...Press Release to Counter the Burma Embassy Statement By Karen Organization of the United States of America...Karen Peace Support Network: Statement in Support of Karen People Gathering in Washington D.C By Karen Peace Support Network...Beyond Boundaries: People’s Solidarity for a Just, Equitable and Humane Southeast Asia – Delivering Speech by Khin Ohmar, A Chair of the Advisory Board of Progressive Voice...KWO Statement in Support of Karen Day in Washington DC By Karen Women’s Organization...First Results of Family Counting in Bangladesh Find every Third Refugee Household Vulnerable By The Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees...အသက္ ၁၄ ႏွစ္အရြယ္ မုိင္းခ်ိဳမင္းေထြးကုိ ေထာင္ဒဏ္ ၂ ႏွစ္ ခ်မွတ္လုိက္သည့္အေပၚ တအာင္းေက်ာင္းသားႏွင့္ လူငယ္မ်ားအဖဲြ႔၏ သေဘာထားထုတ္ျပန္ခ်က္ By Ta’ang Student and Youth Union...UN Experts Urge ASEAN Summit to Address Regional Human Rights Concerns By The UN experts, Annalisa Ciampi, Agnes Callamard, Michel Forst and Yanghee Lee...UN Security Council Calls on Myanmar to End Excessive Military Force in Rakhine state By UN News Centre...Shouting their Pain Out Loud: Women Activists Decry Sexual Violence in ASEAN after 50 Years By Women’s Legal and Human Rights Bureau.....REPORTS: ENAC News Brief No. 24: The 7th DPN-PC Meeting – Signing of the NCA Unlikely to Be Imminent By Ethnic Nationalities Affairs Center...Ten Principles for Protecting Refugees and Internally Displaced People Arising from Burma’s Rohingya Crisis By Human Rights Watch.....RELATED POSTS: FCO Minister Field Statement on the Rohingya Crisis...Statement by Adama Dieng, United Nations Special Adviser on the Prevention of Genocide, on his visit to Bangladesh to assess the situation of Rohingya refugees from Myanmar...Mass Atrocities against Rohingyas Require Urgent Action for Accountability Mechanism...Fact-finding Mission on Myanmar: Concrete and Overwhelming Information Points to International Crimes...Myanmar: Accountability for Ethnic Cleansing Urgently Required
Language: English, Burmese (ျမန္မာဘာသာ)
Source/publisher: "Progressive Voice"
Format/size: htm
Date of entry/update: 16 March 2018


Title: "Progressive Voice" 23 - 29 April, 2018
Description/subject: INTERNATIONAL ACCOUNTABILITY NEEDED TO END DECADES LONG IMPUNITY AND ABUSIVE TACTICS OF THE MYANMAR ARMY.....STATEMENTS AND PRESS RELEASES: Joint Media Statement by H.E. Associate Prof. Dinna Wisnu and H.E. Mr. Edmund Bon Tai Soon, Representatives to the Asean Intergovernmental Commission on Human Rights (AICHR) By ASEAN Intergovernmental Commission on Human Rights...ASEAN MPs Urge Leaders to Strengthen Regional Rights Responses, at Upcoming Singapore Summit By ASEAN Parliamentarians for Human Rights...Myanmar/Burma: EU extends and strengthens its arms embargo, and adopts a framework for targeted measures against officials responsible for serious human rights violationsBy Council of the European Union...The Nightmare Returns: Karen Hopes for Peace and Stability Dashed by Burma Army’s Actions By Karen Peace Support Network...Karen Human Rights Report Launch Blocked By Karen Peace Support Network...UN Security Council Must Take Action during Rohingya Visits By Refugee International...The Women’s League of Burma Welcomes UN Blacklisting of Burmese Tatmadaw for Sexual Violence By Women’s League of Burma...၂၀၁၈ ခုႏွစ္ ဧျပီလ ၁၇ ရက္ေန႔တြင္ ကမၻာ႔ကုလသမဂၢ မွ ထုတ္ျပန္သည္႔ အေပၚ အမ်ဳိးသမီးမ်ားအဖြ႔ခဲ်ဳပ္ (ျမန္မာႏိုင္ငံ) ၏ သေဘာထားထုတ္ျပန္ေၾကညာခ်က္ By Women’s League of Burma...SYCB: အစိုးရတပ္မေတာ္မွ ကခ်င္ျပည္နယ္အတြင္း ထိုးစစ္ဆင္တိုက္ခိုက္မႈမ်ားအေပၚ ထုတ္ျပန္ခ်က္ By Students and Youth Congress of Burma...Kachin Communities Worldwide Demand United Nations Security Council Urgently Refers Burma to the International Criminal Court By 32 Kachin Communities Worldwide...ႏုုိင္ငံေတာ္သမၼတထံ အရပ္ဘက္အဖြဲ ့အစည္းမ်ား၏ အိတ္ဖြင့္ေပးစာ By 163 Myanmar Civil Society Organizations.....REPORTS: Analysis of War Crimes: Seeking Accountability for Ending Impunity in Burma By Legal Aid Network...The Nightmare Returns: Karen hopes for peace and stability dashed by Burma Army’s actions By Karen Peace Support Network...Update on Current Humanitarian Situation in Kachin State: New Attacks on Civilians on 3rd – 24th April 2018 More Civilians Attacked and Displaced By Joint Strategy Team...Brutal rape of 73-year-old woman by Burma Army soldier in Mong Phyak highlights vulnerability of women in militarized eastern Shan State By Shan Human Rights Foundation...United States Commission on International Religious Freedom: 2018 Annual Report – Burma Chapter By United States Commission on International Religious Freedom.....RELATED POSTS: 2017 in History as Watershed Year for Human Rights Situation in Myanmar...Karen Human Rights Report Launch Blocked...Analysis of War Crimes: Seeking Accountability for Ending Impunity in Burma...Kachin Communities Worldwide Demand United Nations Security Council Urgently Refers Burma to the International Criminal Court...Ongoing Burma Army Logging Threatens Peace Efforts in Karenni State.
Language: English, Burmese (ျမန္မာဘာသာ)
Source/publisher: "Progressive Voice"
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Date of entry/update: 09 May 2018