PopMuse: Myanmar (Burma) News http://popmu.se Musings of stuff en-us Copyright 2007-2019 http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Press release: Foreign Office launches 2018 Human Rights and Democracy Report https://www.gov.uk/government/news/foreign-office-launches-2018-human-rights-and-democracy-report https://www.gov.uk/government/news/foreign-office-launches-2018-human-rights-and-democracy-report Thu, 06 Jun 2019 13:13:00 UTC HM Government at Burma - Activity on GOV.UK Thirty countries’ human rights developments are analysed in the Foreign & Commonwealth Office’s annual report. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Corporate report: Human Rights and Democracy Report 2018 https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/human-rights-and-democracy-report-2018 https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/human-rights-and-democracy-report-2018 Wed, 05 Jun 2019 09:39:00 UTC HM Government at Burma - Activity on GOV.UK Activity in 2018 by the Foreign and Commonwealth Office and its diplomatic network to defend human rights and promote democracy worldwide. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Press release: FCO ministers meet ambassadors and high commissioners of ASEAN member states to drive forward UK-ASEAN ties https://www.gov.uk/government/news/fco-ministers-meet-ambassadors-and-high-commissioners-of-asean-member-states-to-drive-forward-uk-asean-ties https://www.gov.uk/government/news/fco-ministers-meet-ambassadors-and-high-commissioners-of-asean-member-states-to-drive-forward-uk-asean-ties Fri, 31 May 2019 07:56:30 UTC HM Government at Burma - Activity on GOV.UK Jeremy Hunt and Mark Field met senior diplomats from ASEAN countries at the Foreign and Commonwealth Office to promote our ever closer partnership. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Research and analysis: Burma economic factsheet https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/burma-economic-factsheet https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/burma-economic-factsheet Tue, 14 May 2019 15:44:12 UTC HM Government at Burma - Activity on GOV.UK This factsheet provides key economic and development data for Burma. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Press release: Release of journalists in Myanmar: Foreign Secretary's statement https://www.gov.uk/government/news/foreign-secretary-statement-on-the-release-of-journalists-in-myanmar https://www.gov.uk/government/news/foreign-secretary-statement-on-the-release-of-journalists-in-myanmar Tue, 07 May 2019 06:10:00 UTC HM Government at Burma - Activity on GOV.UK Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt commented on the announcement by Myanmar President Win Myint of a pardon for the 2 Reuters journalists Wa Lone and Kyaw Soe Oo. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Policy paper: Conflict, Stability and Security Fund: programme summaries for South, Southeast Asia and Afghanistan 2018 to 2019 https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/conflict-stability-and-security-fund-programme-summaries-for-south-southeast-asia-and-afghanistan-2018-to-2019 https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/conflict-stability-and-security-fund-programme-summaries-for-south-southeast-asia-and-afghanistan-2018-to-2019 Fri, 22 Mar 2019 14:00:20 UTC HM Government at Burma - Activity on GOV.UK This page includes summaries of Conflict, Stability and Security Fund programmes in the South Asia region. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ World news story: Human Rights Council 40: Item 4 General Debate https://www.gov.uk/government/news/human-rights-council-40-item-4-general-debate https://www.gov.uk/government/news/human-rights-council-40-item-4-general-debate Tue, 12 Mar 2019 14:34:44 UTC HM Government at Burma - Activity on GOV.UK The UK highlighted concerns of violations and abuses in several countries, including the humanitarian crisis in Yemen and the human rights situation in Venezuela. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ World news story: Human Rights Council 40: Burma https://www.gov.uk/government/news/human-rights-council-40-burma https://www.gov.uk/government/news/human-rights-council-40-burma Mon, 11 Mar 2019 10:22:08 UTC HM Government at Burma - Activity on GOV.UK The Fact Finding Mission report found that grave human rights violations had been committed across the country. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Speech: Addressing the Rohingya refugee crisis https://www.gov.uk/government/speeches/addressing-the-rohingya-refugee-crisis https://www.gov.uk/government/speeches/addressing-the-rohingya-refugee-crisis Fri, 01 Mar 2019 16:21:11 UTC HM Government at Burma - Activity on GOV.UK Statement by Ambassador Karen Pierce, UK Permanent Representative to the UN, at the Security Council Briefing on Burma http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Press release: Penny Mordaunt: the Rohingya crisis must not be forgotten https://www.gov.uk/government/news/penny-mordaunt-the-rohingya-crisis-must-not-be-forgotten https://www.gov.uk/government/news/penny-mordaunt-the-rohingya-crisis-must-not-be-forgotten Tue, 19 Feb 2019 12:56:56 UTC HM Government at Burma - Activity on GOV.UK The UK is providing vital humanitarian aid to many of the one million Rohingya refugees and vulnerable local communities in Cox’s Bazar. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/