Myanmar

緬甸聯邦共和國(緬甸語:ပြည်ထောင်စု သမ္မတ မြန်မာနိုင်ငံတော်;pyi-daung-zu tham-ma-da myan-ma-naing-ngan-daw),通稱緬甸(緬甸語:မြန်မာ;myan-ma),是東南亞國家,位於中南半島西部,西北鄰印度和孟加拉,東北靠中國大陸,東南接泰國與寮國,為東南亞國家協會成員國。 --來自 維基百科


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2018/08/17 | The Conversation

OPINION: Rohingya Refugees Remain Trapped in Catastrophe

One year after the outbreak of the crisis the Rohingya are no closer to a resolution.

2018/05/28 | New Mandala

REVIEW: 'Divergent Paths' Explains Changing Fates of Myanmar and North Korea

One was embraced as a flowering democracy, the other remains a pariah state, but both governments remain paranoid and oppressive.

2018/05/15 | Policy Forum

How Southeast Asia Can Avoid Dutch Disease

The likes of Laos and Myanmar can avoid the middle-income trap by establishing mechanisms to invest their resource-driven revenues.

2018/05/11 | AsiaGlobal Online

ANALYSIS: How Facebook Is Damaging Myanmar's Fragile Democracy

Myanmar is becoming a forceful example of how unrestrained social media can polarize opinion and damage democracy.

2018/05/07 | The Conversation

A Decade Later, Cyclone Nargis Still Holds Lessons for Myanmar

Myanmar has learned from the disaster, but it is prepared for the next one?

2018/04/23 | The Interpreter

Who Will Ultimately Be Blamed for the Rohingya Crisis?

For decades, Myanmar’s leaders have feared that they may be brought before a court to account for their actions, but the issue goes far beyond military top brass.

2018/04/06 | GlobalVoices 全球之聲

MYANMAR: Online Defamation Cases Are Silencing Critics

Civil society groups are trying to blow the lid off a de-facto censorship law in Myanmar as defamation cases increase under the democratically elected government.

2018/03/29 | East Asia Forum

Decades of Rohingya Tensions Still Strain the Myanmar-Bangladesh Relationship

The Rohingya crisis isn't a recent phenomenon, but new kinds of international pressure will be needed to resolve it.

2018/03/26 | The Interpreter

Is Myanmar's Leadership Too Old for the Job?

The graying leadership of the ruling National League for Democracy is an impediment to real change.

2018/03/17 | Shona Loong

Healing Wounds on the Thai-Myanmar Border

The withdraw of aid to support Myanmarese migrants on the Thai side of the border spotlights the challenges that remain to offer them a safe path home.

2018/02/18 | Sam Swash

REVIEW: 'The Authoritarian Public Sphere' Ponders the Resilience of Dictatorships

In this book, Alexander Dukalskis offers insight into the efforts of three of Asia’s longest standing authoritarian regimes to legitimize and maintain their rule.

2018/01/26 | Mongabay

British Boatbuilders Still Using Illegal Burmese Teak

Hundreds of thousands of tons of illegal timber are exported from Myanmar illegally every year.

2018/01/20 | TIME

Hope Fades over Myanmar's Crackdown on Journalists

Myanmar-based Reuters reporters Wa Lone and Kyaw Soe Oo now face up to 14 years in prison.

2018/01/12 | Adam P MacDonald

Can Myanmar Wean Itself Off North Korea?

North Korea remains a stable source of materiel and military expertise for Myanmar.

2018/01/05 | K Yhome

Can India's 'Military Diplomacy' Help Pacify Myanmar?

India is using UN peacekeeping exercises to keep Myanmar internationally engaged.

2017/12/25 | Thawng Tha Lian

The Church and Peacebuilding in Myanmar's Chin State

The role of the Church in peacebuilding in Chin state will be significant as long as people there are influenced by their religion and the institution continues to make the process a primary concern.