Senior reporter Saw Yan Naing interviews Padoh Naw Zipporah Sein about the KNU election, newly-elected leaders and the peace process.
The Irrawaddy speaks with activist Ko Ko Gyi and political commentator Yan Myo Thein about the possibility of an 88-Generation political party.
The Irrawaddy interviews Scot Marciel about the US-Burma relationship and the challenges that lie ahead for the Southeast Asian nation.
This week, The Irrawaddy discusses recent by-elections with political commentator Dr. Yan Myo Thein and founder of Yangon Watch group Dr. Nyo Nyo Thin.
The Irrawaddy interviews Ma Pwint Htun about Burma’s growing mobile financial services industry.
The Irrawaddy senior reporter Saw Yan Naing interviews EBO director Harn Yawnghwe about his views on ethnic politics and the ongoing peace process.
This week, The Irrawaddy discusses the successes and weaknesses of the NLD government’s policies one year after it assumed office.
This week, The Irrawaddy discusses protests against the naming of a bridge in Mon State and their future implications.
Mon State parliament speaker Daw Tin Ei discusses the regional parliament’s successes and challenges in its first year.
This week, The Irrawaddy discusses the recent attacks in Laukkai as well as other developments in Burma’s peace process.
In the second part of an interview, Nang Khin Htwe Myint discusses natural resource exploitation and the future of coal in Karen State.
In the first part of an interview, Nang Khin Htwe Myint talks about obstacles to repatriation of internally displaced communities.
This week, Ye Ni speaks with Daw Khin Lay and U Mun Awng about the role of women in politics, conflict zones and at home.
Minister of Social Welfare, Relief and Resettlement Dr. Win Myat Aye talks with The Irrawaddy about government plans to support women’s rights.
Dr Lei Lei Maw, chief minister of Tenasserim Division, talks tourism booms, coral reef thieves and land disputes.