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Asia Foundation President Honors His Excellency U Thura Shwe Mann

June 12, 2013

U Thura Shwe MannOn June 17, The Asia Foundation honored His Excellency Thura U Shwe Mann, speaker of the lower house of Myanmar’s parliament, at Foundation headquarters for a special breakfast hosted by President David Arnold and the Pacific Council on International Policy. Read about the recent MOU marking the Foundation’s expansion of programs to support Myanmar’s democratic transition and plans to reestablish a resident office in the country.

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