MYANMAR// Rohingya and COVID-19

MYANMAR// Rohingya and COVID-19

By Saw Lin Htet. Myanmar APMA 2019 Currently, around one million Rohingya refugees live in refugee camps in Cox’s Bazar, Southern Bangladesh. They are one of the unrecognized ethnic minorities in Myanmar who have faced persecution for generations. Aid agencies had...
MYANMAR // Infodemic and COVID-19

MYANMAR // Infodemic and COVID-19

Saw Lin Htet, Myanmar APMA 2019 The government has been releasing public announcements to mitigate the spread Covid-19 in Myanmar. However, the official language, Burmese, proves to be challenging for ethnic peoples to fully grasp. People who live in remote areas need...
Myanmar// Coronavirus and the Tatmadaw

Myanmar// Coronavirus and the Tatmadaw

Saw Lin Htet, Myanmar APMA 2019 Despite the aim of Myanmar National Human Rights Commission Law 2014 (Article 3 (b)) to create a society where human rights are respected and protected under the Universal Declaration of Human Rights (UDHR), the Myanmar Government still...