human rights

Death Penalty Upholds For Koh Tao Murders

March 2nd, 2017|

Death Penalty Upholds For Koh Tao Murders The Appeals Court on Wednesday announced its decision to uphold the death sentences for the two Burmese migrant [...]

U Ko Ni – A prominent human rights lawyer, activist and key NLD advisor assassinated at Yangon Airport

January 31st, 2017|

U Ko Ni - A prominent human rights lawyer, activist and key NLD advisor assassinated at Yangon Airport. YANGON, Myanmar - U Ko Ni, a [...]

Thailand: A culture of torture under the military

September 28th, 2016|

Thailand: A culture of torture under the military Source: This article is featured on the Amnesty International blog. Since seizing power in a 2014 coup, [...]

Democratization, Human Rights, and Social Justice in Myanmar

July 29th, 2016|

Htoo Chit - Executive Director of the Foundation for Education and Development (FED) Under the military dictatorship, the people of Burma/Myanmar are not [...]