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The Traffic in Hierarchy: Masculinity and Its Others in Buddhist Burma

In the latest podcast for New Books in Southeast Asian Studies, Ward Keeler discusses egalitarianism and autonomy, anthropology and audience, clientelism and communism, and how the study...

The State of Human Rights in Southeast Asia: Myanmar

Katherine Munyan, researcher at the Allard K. Lowenstein International Human Rights Clinic, Yale University, discusses the current human rights situation in Myanmar.

Fortify Rights
"Sold like fish": Crimes against humanity, mass graves, and human trafficking from Myanmar and Bangladesh to Malaysia from 2012 to 2015

“Sold Like Fish”: Crimes Against Humanity, Mass Graves, and Human Trafficking from Myanmar and Bangladesh to Malaysia

The Human Rights Commission of Malaysia (SUHAKAM) and Fortify Rights find reasonable grounds to believe that a human-trafficking syndicate committed crimes against humanity in Malaysia and...

Putting Rohingya Voices Back into the Rohingya Crisis

In the wake of the ethnic cleansing of more than 700,000 Rohingya from Myanmar, various debates have erupted: What do the Rohingya want (their own state, a safe return to Burma, relocation)? And...

Institute for Policy Analysis of Conflict (IPAC): Indonesia and the Rohingya Crisis

NYSEAN partner Institute of Policy Analysis of Conflict (IPAC), released "Indonesia and the Rohingya Crisis," a report documenting Indonesia’s response to the 2017 violence against the Rohingya...

Asia Society Policy Institute

Asia Society Policy Institute: Reconciling Expectations With Reality in a Transitioning Myanmar

The Asia Society Policy Institute, a NYSEAN Partner, released "Reconciling Expectations With Reality in a Transitioning Myanmar," an issue paper outlining the five critical challenges facing...

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The Long Haul Ahead for Myanmar’s Rohingya Refugee Crisis

The Long Haul Ahead for Myanmar’s Rohingya Refugee Crisis

More than 700,000 Rohingya refugees from brutal military operations in Myanmar are stuck in Bangladesh, with returns to Myanmar unlikely soon and Bangladeshi goodwill being tested. In Myanmar,...

Tea Circle
Bridging the ‘Burma Gap’ in Conflict Studies

Bridging the ‘Burma Gap’ in Conflict Studies

As Burma’s civil war enters its 70th year— the longest running internal armed conflict in the world— fighting between the state and non-state armed groups is escalating across the country. A...



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