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Women and girls with disabilities face double discrimination in Myanmar
Article by Tawngmai N Khum - ActionAid Myanmar Myanmar’s recent democratic trajectory has ushered in change on many social, political and economic frontiers. Marking this change has been the...
Friday, January 15, 2016 - 07:42
Violence Against Women in the Gaza Strip
16 Dec 2015
Following the Israeli military Operation Protective Edge in summer 2014, this reports presents the findings of a study initiated by ActionAid and Alianza por la Solidaridad (Alianza) on violence...
Climate Action: From Yangon to Paris,Governments follow the will of the people
In 2011, as one of 10 young people from around the world, I had the privilege of attending the UN climate talks in Panama and South Africaas a citizen journalist.Blogging and using social media,my...
Tuesday, December 15, 2015 - 09:07
Nepal earthquake: six months on
Stories from Nepal:Krishla, age 8, pulled out of the rubbleShreya: 8 months pregnant and surviving an earthquakeRecovery after a disasterThanks to your support...Krishla's StoryAs five-year-old...
Thursday, November 5, 2015 - 11:25
Emergencies & Conflict
Legal aid and paralegals to promote justice
Article and Photographs by Thant ZinOn 13 September, Meiktila Township observed the Myanmar Anti-Trafficking in Persons Day. The event was led by the General Administration Department and the Police...
Tuesday, October 13, 2015 - 05:31
Fellows train volunteers on Village Book Process
In early September, Fellows* provided training on the Village Book process** to volunteers from 116 villages in Meiktila Township. This happened at the request of the General Administration...
Tuesday, October 13, 2015 - 05:13
Reflections on continuing change
By Kalika Bro-Jørgensen Earlier this year ActionAid successfully completed two European Union-funded projects in Kayin State. Several months on, it is encouraging to see that the initial...
Friday, October 9, 2015 - 05:54
Bringing Budget Consultations to States and Regions
Article by Thant Zin People’s interest in participating in the national budget process is increasing. For the past three years, ActionAid has facilitated twice-yearly national budget...
Friday, October 9, 2015 - 05:39
Former Fellows turn entrepreneurs
Article by Kalika Bro-JørgensenActionAid is about to initiate training of former Fellows that will enable them to build social enterprises in their communities. The aim is to create small-scale...
Thursday, October 8, 2015 - 07:49
Next Generation Bangladesh: 2015 and Beyond
9 Sep 2015
The Next Generation research series intends to bring the opinions and perspectives of young people in Bangladesh to the forefront of policy debates. The 2015 report, commissioned by the British...