Hunted and hiding: journalists in post-coup Myanmar

Hunted and hiding: journalists in post-coup Myanmar

Myitkyina Seng Mai Maran was the publisher and editor-in-chief of Myitkyina Journal, an independent media outlet in Myanmar’s northern Kachin State. She was also one of the few female editor-in-chiefs in Myanmar and built a large and vibrant newsroom covering...
Child labour in Myanmar’s jade mines is a deadly gamble

Child labour in Myanmar’s jade mines is a deadly gamble

Child Labour in myanmar's Jade mine is adeadly gamble My name is Min Min. I left school when I was in the third grade. I dreamt about being a teacher. I’m now about 13 years old.I live with my uncle and aunt. I came here last summer. In the morning when I wake...
The Kachin Journalist Breaking Stereotypes

The Kachin Journalist Breaking Stereotypes

By NYEIN NYEIN 27 February 2018 YANGON — “It was my dream to start up a local publication that reflects local needs, reports on the huge human rights violations and raises people’s concerns,” said Seng Mai Maran, the 28-year-old co-founder and editor-in-chief of the...
Selbst ist die Journalistin

Selbst ist die Journalistin

Über Myanmars erste Chefredakteurin german league Es mangelt dem myanmarischen Journalismus nicht an Frauen. Nur eine Einzige allerdings hat es bisher zur Chefredakteurin gebracht – indem sie kurzerhand ihre eigene Zeitung gegründet hat. Damit hat sie nicht nur ein...