Category Archives: Campaigns စည်းရုံးလှုံ့ဆော်ရေး

21-day countdown to “Myanmar Internet Blackout Day 101” — အင်တာနက်ရရှိရေးကို အလေးထားသော လူပုဂ္ဂိုလ်အားလုံးသို့ အိတ်ဖွင့်ပေးစာ

Today kickstarts the 21-day countdown to Myanmar  Internet Blackout Day 101 on 30 September to show solidarity with over 600,000 people in Rakhine who have had no access to the internet for 101 days! Can you imagine that 30 September will be the 101st day

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20 expert organisations urge Myanmar to fully guarantee the internationally protected right to freedom of expression in the Constitution — ဖွဲ့စည်းပုံအခြေခံဥပဒေတွင် လွတ်လပ်စွာထုတ်ဖော်ရေးသားပြောဆိုခွင့်ကို ပြည့်ပြည့်ဝဝအကာကွယ်ပေးရန် မြန်မာနိုင်ငံအ စိုးရအား လွတ်လပ်စွာထုတ်ဖော်ပြောဆိုခွင့်ဆိုင်ရာကျွမ်းကျင်အဖွဲ့အစည်း (၂၀) ဖွဲ့မှ တိုက်တွန်း လိုက်သည်။

A new parliamentary committee tasked with reviewing Myanmar’s constitution is an opportunity for the government to guarantee the democratic rights to free expression, media freedom, and access to information. We welcome the government’s creation of the Constitutional Amendment Committee, established to review and propose amendments

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Right to truth

Free expression, access to information and media freedom are one of the first casualties in every conflict, including in Myanmar.[1] However, it is during conflicts that these rights are so important to defend. Without them, it is difficult to establish the truth about what is

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Protection Against Hate Speech Bill – အမုန်းစကားတားဆီးကာကွယ်ရေးဥပဒေကြမ်း၏ ဖြစ်နိုင်ခြေရှိသောဆိုးကျိုးများမှ အကာအကွယ်

Influential people that are intolerant of religious, ethnic, gender and sexual diversity have made hateful speech in Myanmar. Hateful speech has included everything from offensive and discriminatory remarks to incitement to violence and ethnic cleansing. People making hateful speech are unaccountable. The government has not

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Right to Information Bill

Myanmar is one of the most corrupt countries in the world with one of the most unaccountable governments. This is partly because the government is very secretive and many public officials believe that the information they keep on budgets, policies, and projects is secret. Myanmar

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Public Service Media Bill

Myanmar has a number of government-controlled broadcasters on radio and television, including channels run by the Ministry of Information and by the military. The government needs to end all government-controlled broadcasters and create a public service broadcaster. The USDP government proposed a Public Service Media