4 STORIES TAGGED ‘POLITICAL’

KWO to boost women’s role in all stages of the peace process

February 24, 2017  •  Author: Karennews

With the government’s gender quota in peace process events continuing to fall far short, the Karen Women Organization has announced plans to help bolster women’s participation at all levels of peace events. “All women who take part in township, district and central lev... Read more ►

Policies from Karen National-Level Political Dialogue to undergo three stages

January 25, 2017  •  Author: Karen News

Challenges lie ahead in submitting the policies from the Karen National-Level Political Dialogue to the 21st Century Panglong Conference, also known as the Union Peace Conference, as they need to pass through three stages, the Karen National Union (KNU)’s joint secretary P... Read more ►

Ethnic leaders say too early to give Burma ASEAN chair

November 25, 2011  •  Author: Saw Thein Myint (KIC)

Ethnic groups’ leaders from Burma claim it is too early to grant Burma the Association of Southeast Asian Nations chair. The ASEAN Foreign Ministers agreed at the 19th ASEAN Summit in Bali, to appoint Burma in 2014 to the chairmanship of the regional bloc. Indonesian F... Read more ►

Today is registration day for NLD

November 25, 2011  •  Author: Saw Khar Su Nyar (KIC)

Following their decision last week to register and take part in up-coming bye-elections, Burma’s pro-democracy leader Aung San Suu Kyi’s National League for Democracy party will lodge their application papers today, Friday, 25th November. Last week’s decision t... Read more ►

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