193 STORIES TAGGED ‘ETHNIC’

Burma Community Based Organizations question aid cuts

April 24, 2012  •  Author: Nan Thoo Lei (KIC)

Burma Community Based Organizations from inside Burma and along the border urged the international community to continue cross border aid even if there are ‘peace talks’ between the government and ethnic armed groups. The CBO’s said it is not the time to c... Read more ►

Mon conference urged further ‘peace talks’ with Burma’s government

January 24, 2012  •  Author: Karen News

A large turnout of Mon political leaders, civil society groups, representative from overseas and delegates from the Thai-Burma border attended the 6th Mon Affairs Union (MAU) Conference in Three Pagoda Township last week. Conference attendees urged the New Mon State Party to... Read more ►

Ethnic groups test Burma’s new media freedoms

October 27, 2011  •  Author: Naw Hser Kler (KIC)

A group of ethnic journalists inside Burma is to launch a weekly journal called “The Union” in the last week of November which will mainly focus on cultural, literacy and issues that affect the daily lives of ethnic nationalities. Following the government’s claims that... Read more ►

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