Irrawaddy English editor Kyaw Zwa Moe discusses the challenges facing Myanmar in 2018 with Irrawaddy Burmese editor Ko Ye Ni and senior reporter Ma Nyein Nyein.
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Cheery Zahau, a winner of the UN’s N-Peace Awards for 2017, says gender equality is not only good for women, but for the whole country.
U Aung Min said local authorities were ready to start vetting applications from the refugees in Bangladesh who fled Rakhine State after the outbreak of violence there in late Augus
The Irrawaddy discusses to what extent the country will be able to move forward in 2018 amid political problems that surfaced in the past year.
The son of late NLD official Monywa Tin Shwe recalls his father’s imprisonment for his political activism during military rule, his death in jail, and justice not met.
This week, Dateline Irrawaddy discusses the recent arrest of two Reuters reporters charged under the colonial-era Official Secrets Act.
‘Women are the center of the family…the ones holding communities together, and they are the ones who know how to reconstruct the social fabric of the society,’ said Katherine
With bumpy start behind it, transit system chief focuses on boosting fleet size, reaching breakeven in 4-5 years
A smaller group without a fundamental agenda poses biggest threat to complex process, says EU analyst
The journalist, who spent decades reporting on the excesses of the military junta in Myanmar, explains what the refugee crisis means for India and the region.
Ultranationalist monk tells The Irrawaddy Buddhists will take to the streets if govt tries to implement Annan report
Pro-democracy activist Ko Mya Aye questions the political parties' broad policy of establishing democracy and federalism.
This week, political analyst Dr. Yan Myo Thein discusses Myanmar turn to China amid growing international pressure over Rakhine issue.
NLD women’s committee chair targets more female lawmakers in 2020.
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