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Extreme sentiments fueled by social media highlight external, internal disconnect Myanmar’s Buddhist nationalists shout slogans against the government during a protest in Yangon on Aug. 3, for neglecting the national interest by failing to hold off Muslim insurgency. © AP   The United Nations Security Council in recent weeks has placed […]

Myanmar’s resurgent nationalism shapes new political landscape


PUBLIC FORUM | THE HUMANITARIAN CRISIS IN MYANMAR by The Asia Institute Tasmania (UTAS) DATE AND TIME Tue. 3 October 2017 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm AEDT LOCATION Centenary Lecture Theatre, University of Tasmania Churchill Avenue Sandy Bay campus SANDY BAY, TAS 7005 View Map DESCRIPTION In the past month […]

THE HUMANITARIAN CRISIS IN MYANMAR



Registration website is now live for AMI 2017 conference, 27-30 November 2017 Yangon University Registrations for the conference indicate a strong response to the conference, but don’t forget that the Early Bird rate is only open until 6 October. We have received about 140 papers for presentation at the conference […]

Registration website is now live for AMI 2017 conference



ေဒၚေအာင္ဆန္းစုၾကည္ မိန္႔ခြန္း   English Transcript   excellencies and distinguished guests.   last year when I addressed the United Nations General Assembly, as a representative of the newly established government of Myanmar, I reaffirmed our faith and confidence in the purposes and principles of the charter of the United Nations.   […]

State Counsellor’s speech, 19 September 2017, Naypyitaw







  There will be a short language course again this year. Dates: from Weds 8 to Fri 24 November 2017, excluding Saturdays and Sundays Venue: TBA, probably on or near Chiang Mai University campus. Level: from complete beginner upwards.  Cost: expected to be around THB 3000 Taught by: John Okell […]

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