Landmine Monitor press conference in Yangon

On 26 November 2013, the country report on Myanmar/Burma in Landmine & Cluster Munition Monitor 2013 was launched at a press conference in Yangon. The report was summarized by Monitor Research Coordinator Yeshua Moser-Puangsuwan. Further comments on the status of landmines in the governments peace dialog with ethnic armed groups, Read more…

HRW: Dead Men Walking

Human Rights Watch: Dead Men Walking:Convict Porters on the Front Lines in Eastern Burma, 12 July 2011 70 page report focuses on the use of prisoners as porters for the military. Interviews with escaped porters reveal the dangers of antipersonnel mines for persons seized for forced labor as military porters- Read more…