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Article By Thant Zin. Photos by members of ActionAid Myanmar Dry-Zone Team & Communication Team.  The floods of unprecedented scale wrecked havoc in various parts of Myanmar; affecting...
Article and Photograph by Kalika Bro-JorgensenIn September 2014 the Anti-Trafficking in Person Task Force received a desperate call through their hotline number. “A 20 year old woman from Yangon...
Article by S A Hasan Al Farooque & Lin Yaung OoPhotograph by Kalika Bro-JorgensenEven though primary education is supposed to be free in Myanmar, parents face significant financial concerns when...
Article by Melanie Hilton; Cartoon by Salai SuanpiWomen’s empowerment to break the cycle of poverty and violence, build economic alternatives and claim control over their bodies, is fundamental to...
Article by Scarlet Orr; Photograph by Thant ZinActionAid Myanmar recognises the key role that the business sector might play in development initiatives. Over the past year ActionAid Myanmar has...
Article by Airlie Taylor (Consortium Manager, Myanmar Consortium for Community Resilience) ActionAid Myanmar has been working on Disaster Risk Reduction (DRR) since 2008. Our activities...
Article by Upendranadh Choragudi; Photograph by Myo Oak Soe As election fervour was picking up momentum across the country, our annual post-budget round-table discussion received...
Article and Photograph by Thant Zin"When you look from a bird-eye view, you see too many things, but not too detailed. I looked from the worm-eye view, just as a worm crawling on the ground. Being a...