March 27, 2017
This Policy Dialogue Brief is a summary of the original report, Ethnic Armed Actors and Justice Provision in Myanmar by Brian McCartan and Kim Jolliffe.
January 11, 2017
In the past month, the civil war in Myanmar took a new turn as ethnic armed organizations in northern Shan State and Kachin State formed an alliance and went on the offensive against the government. Fighting in this area since 2011 has resulted in the displacement of over 100,000 people, according to United Nations estimates. Meanwhile, a so-called… Read more
October 27, 2016
As a result of decades of ongoing civil war, large areas of Myanmar remain outside government rule, or are subject to mixed control and governance by the government and an array of ethnic armed actors (EAAs). These included ethnic armed organizations, with ceasefires or in conflict with the state, as well as state-backed ethnic paramilitary organiz… Read more