Number 5 millions in burmese To gather together to count! In 2014, Aung San Suu Kyi, her party, the National League for democracy and other groups of civil society like 88 Generation and Open Society, have launched a national campaign to request changes to the 2008 constitution. The aim was to gather as many signatures as... Continue Reading

Billions in Arakan shore The military junta discovered in 2004 enormous reserves of gas near the West coast of the country, in the Rakhine State. Years of negotiations have enabled CNPC (Chinese National Petroleum Company), a major State company, to obtain the deal. Their partner in Burma is Myanma Oil and Gas Enterprise (MOGE), one... Continue Reading

18 number in Burmese Creation of a repressive law for democratic transition! From its validation in 2011, Article 18, the Peaceful Gathering and Demonstration Law, has received attention from human rights activists even if it seemed to be an improvement over the years of dictatorship where no demonstration were allowed. Many in civil society has... Continue Reading